Arts Talk Radio Show on CKUW 95.9 FM at University of Winnipeg, Canada. Live Radio broadcast every Thursday 5:30 - 6:00PM CST. The show presents guests of diverse backgrounds and perspectives ranging from local self taught artists to internationally renowned interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary artists. The show's mandate offers artists, curators, art academics, cultural workers and organizations a resource to promote their work and ideas (hopefully) in conjunction with local art events.
Eat Your Arts and Vegetables Co - Hosts Aleem Khan and Derek Brueckner interview guest Jeff Gibson (above) who
discussed his work The Future is Present, 2011 (images below) 15 feet long x 6
feet high x 4.5 feet wide showing at Plug In ICA as
part of the multi venue Close Encounters exhibition. Jeff
is one of approximately 50 artists participating in the Close Encounters exhibition.
Jeff discussed his views regarding the historical and cultural significance of
the Close Encountersexhibition, his take
on the Winnipeg art community, and his perspective on some of the
differences in ideas between indigenous contemporary art practices in Canada
and the US.