Fred Valentine: Behind the Scenes

Watch an exclusive interview with painter Fred Valentine, whose work is featured in First Proof, BOMB’s literary supplement. Richard J. Goldstein and BOMB’s video crew got a tour of Valentine’s Ridgewood studio and a window into his creative process in this BOMB exclusive video.

BOMB 117 Fall 2011
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New York Live Arts presents

Marjani Forte
Nov 15-19

BOMB Exclusive: Fred Valentine from BOMB Magazine on Vimeo.


Interview: Richard J. Goldstein

Camera: Lauren Bakst and Clinton Krute

Sound: Luke Degnan

Edit: Lauren Bakst

Studio Visit: Nina Chanel Abney by Osman Can Yerebakan
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“Everything is equally treated.” 

One Piece: The Old Bars (after M.H.) by David Salle
David Salle The Old Bars

The artist talks about the genesis, composition, and execution of a recently completed work.

Defying Categories: on Chimera: Vaginal Davis & Louise Nevelson by Matthew J. Abrams

Two artists creating hybrids

Originally published in

BOMB 117, Fall 2011

Featuring interviews with Nick Stillman, Eve Sussman and Matvei Yankelevich, Lisa Yuskavage, Sandford Biggers and Terry Adkins, Geoff Dyer, Neil Michael Hagerty, and Peter Eisenman.

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