Brian Rogers talks about reprising his performance piece Hot Box, the challenges of performing, and his compulsion to keep creating.
Painting fast and slow: Chuck Webster gives us a peek inside his studio.
Writer Zadie Smith and graphic novelist and illustrator Chris Ware spoke at the New York Public Library on December 11, 2012.
Julian Hoeber on film, intertextuality, and his latest piece, Demon Hill, a disorienting optical illusion come to life.
Miguel Gomes talks about his latest feature Tabu, which has been the talk of this year’s arthouse circuit. It’s at Film Forum through January 8.
Cars come to life in Detroit.
Poet Jena Osman on the influence of the L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E poets and the modes of looking in her poetry.
Oppenheimer’s The Act of Killing explores the experience of tragedy and horror of genocide in Indonesia through imaginative recreations made with the killers themselves. The film is in theaters now.
Samuel Jablon speaks with artist Heather Morgan about scandalous women, female identity, and the “peculiar kind of intensity” that informs her work.
Chris Sullivan discusses the emotions behind his epic Consuming Spirits, and reflects on being an animator.
What can the superhuman tell us about humanity? Jorge Rojas on curating superHUMAN at Aljira, a Center for Contemporary Art.
Kathleen Alcott on adolescence and her novel The Dangers of Proximal Alphabets.
Margaux Williamson on her performance piece How to Act in Real Life, her film Teenager Hamlet, and being a character in Sheila Heti’s How Should A Person Be?
Barbara T. Smith takes us on a journey through her life—from 1950s housewife to 1970s radical feminist, and on to her current work at age 81.
Tim Seibles on teaching, privacy, and his National Book Award nominated Fast Animal.
Director Andrew Bujalski discusses his career in the event of the tenth anniversary of his debut Funny Ha Ha.
Sculptor Alexej Meschtschanow doctors furniture and everyday objects. In this interview he talks about the Bauhaus, the Balkans, and life as an expat in Berlin.
Miranda July on her experiences meeting strangers from the PennySaver and the relationship between her book It Chooses You and her film The Future.
Belgian-American artist Cécile B. Evans delights and enchants with her provocative media installations.
Ben Mirov on Ben Mirov.
Watch a video conversation between filmmaker Cristian Mungiu and Liza Béar, an excerpt of the interview from BOMB’s forthcoming Winter Issue. Mungiu’s Beyond the Hills screens this week at Lincoln Center as part of the Romanian Film Festival.
Michael Robinson provides insight into the methodology and philosophy behind his collaged films.
Dorothea Lasky on her new book, Thunderbird, transformation, color, and the demons that haunt her poetry.
The Comedy director Rick Alverson’s previous film New Jerusalem, starring Will Oldham, opens Friday, November 30 at Videology in Brooklyn.
Oorutaichi muses on the technology of music and the benefits of collaboration.
Kate Zambreno on the careers and marriages of her modernist Heroines.
Curators Chelsea Haines and Eriola Pira, and artist Christopher K. Ho on what makes an art world real or imagined.
Luis Jaramillo on genre-blurring, memory, toast, and his new book, The Doctor’s Wife.
From Bruce Nauman and Peter Halley to the blogosphere, Joshua Abelow discusses his influences and his unique approach to painting in the age of the Internet.
Michael Jeffrey Lee on ugly writing and his short story collection Something In My Eye.