ARTICLES BY robertk
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Artists on Art: Okkyung Lee on Francis Bacon’s Portrait of George Dyer

Robert Kloss

10.05.17

Okkyung Lee shares inspiratorial vibes gleaned from an encounter with a Francis Bacon portrait of George Dyer at the Tate Modern.

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Artists on Art: Retail Space on 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

Robert Kloss

07.25.17

With the latest in Robert Kloss’s Artists on Art feature, we get a look into Brooklyn-based band Retail Space’s inspiration via Jules Verne’s classic.

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Artists on Art: Katie Gately on Franz Kafka’s The Castle

Robert Kloss

06.19.17

In the latest installment of Robert Kloss’s Artists on Art, sound designer and producer-turned-musician Katie Gately shares a major source of inspiration in her admiration for Kafka’s The Castle.

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Artists on Art: Marissa Nadler on Jan Svankmajer’s “Darkness Light Darkness”

Robert Kloss

06.06.17

Marissa Nadler shares her source of inspiration in the work of Jan Svankmajer and how it influences her dark, dreamy music.

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Artists on Art: Emily Cross on Vija Celmins

Robert Kloss

04.13.17

Musician and artist Emily Cross, of Cross Record, on one of her visual inspirations, Vija Celmins.

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The Lonesome Vastness

Robert Kloss

01.07.16

Having recently relocated from Salem to Boulder, Robert Kloss ruminates on the influence of landscape and historical grounding on the life of the mind.