Keith Mayerson article

Been hard at work writing this article about one of SVA’s favorite teachers, Keith Mayerson. Here’s an early bit as I hack through the transcript “I’m on the ‘Have my cake and eat it too’ plan, where you can have content, make work that’s about something, but unlike post-modernity where they were worried that beauty would seduce you to put your brains in a bag and not think about…

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Visting Keith Mayerson in the studio

One thing I wanted to do before leaving New York City was visit Keith Mayerson’s studio and bother him long enough to tease more of his approaches to art making out of him. Since I started teaching at SVA in 2001, Keith has always been a welcoming mentor and friend. He is open to every student’s ideas, and like me, believes that the more people can access their inner…

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