In episode 26 of Make/Work, host Scott Pinkmountain speaks with visual artist Christine Hiebert. Hiebert has focused on drawing for nearly 30 years. She has shown at museums and galleries all over the world, including the Museum of Modern Art and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Her work is both abstract and organic, investigating the nature and language of line.
Hiebert speaks with Scott about limitations, the relationship between drawing and musical improvisation, kinetic interrogation, and of course, lines.
I love the empty page. I love it before I start. I love it with one tiny mark on it.
Every creative laborer has a different story to tell about how they negotiate their relationship between their creative work and their paycheck and how they balance their lives to sustain their creative practice. In Make/Work, Scott will speak with emerging and established artists working in a wide range of creative mediums about how they survive, how they make a living, and how they maintain their work over the long term. New episodes will be released every other Thursday.