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Electability Redux

May 6th, 2008 · 4 Comments

(Editor’s Note: This letter from Paul Killebrew to Katie Geha ran on Super Tuesday to general acclaim. In light of this, and thinking a bit about this, it seems prescient once again (Edwards focus notwithstanding), so we’re re-posting it for your perusal and reconsideration. To any readers out there in Indiana, North Carolina, West Virginia, [...]

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Tags: Electability · Katie Geha · Paul Killebrew

Dear Seeb,

December 4th, 2007 · 8 Comments

The artist Lee Lozano wrote in her notebook on December 20, 1969: “Confinement is the near root of all my rage.” Recently, I’ve been trying to imagine her name as a verb. Lee Lozano. Do you know her work? I think you would like it. She’s mostly known for her tool drawings and paintings—big graphic [...]

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Tags: Artforum · Bennington · correspondence · Katie Geha · Lee Lozano · Look · Reamer · Seeb

The Little Diamond is Our Little Secret–A Conversation with Stacie Johnson Pt. 2

July 11th, 2007 · 4 Comments

This IM interview between Chicago artist Stacie Johnson and curator Katie Geha is the second of two parts. Part one–in which Stacie gets a new refrigerator and discusses with Katie illusion vs. abstraction–appeared yesterday. Katie: In terms of “painting from observation”—in your artist statement you say that you create portraits of objects, something that might [...]

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Tags: Fame · Katie Geha · little diamond · little secret · Look · Love · Stacie Johnson

The Little Diamond is Our Little Secret–A Conversation with Stacie Johnson

July 10th, 2007 · 115 Comments

This IM interview between Chicago artist Stacie Johnson and curator Katie Geha is the first of two parts. Part two–in which Stacie and Katie talk about the uncanny, high-schoolers bedrooms, and being designated the most improved–will appear tomorrow. Katie: Hey! Stacie: Hey girl. Katie: You ready to be interviewed? Have your coffee? Stacie: Should we [...]

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Tags: Blueberry · Conversation · Faces · Katie Geha · Look · Stacie Johnson

Conjuring Melissa Scherrer Part 2

June 4th, 2007 · 5 Comments

The following is the second part of a conversation between artist Melissa Scherrer and curator Katie Geha. Buddhism, contact lenses, and trees all figure prominently. Part 1 appeared last week. Katie: I think there’s this interesting tension between the natural, the artificial, and the supernatural in your photos—whether it’s a nude or a picture of [...]

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Tags: Conversation · Greenpoint · Katie Geha · Listen · Look · Melissa Scherrer · Trees

Conjuring Melissa Scherrer–Part 1

May 30th, 2007 · 14 Comments

The following is the first part of a conversation between artist Melissa Scherrer and curator Katie Geha. Magic, the Midwest, and mimes all figure prominently. Part 2 will appear next week. Katie: So, I haven’t been sleeping much lately. And I have really wanted to do interviews with artists for a bit a now but [...]

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Tags: Conversation · Ghosts · Katie Geha · Look · Melissa Scherrer · Mimes · Photographs · Rummage Sales · the Midwest