Art Uncovered

Premiere DateMar 18, 2014
00:00 Thomas Intro
01:17 Jamie Powell Interview pt. 1
04:49 Tears in the Typing Pool Broadcast
06:55 Jamie Powell Interview pt. 2
10:30 Grass Animal Collective
13:22 Jamie Powell Interview pt. 3
16:08 Ease Your Feet In The Sea
19:38 Jamie Powell Interview pt. 4
21:20 Love Without Lies Comet Gain
24:16 Jamie Powell Interview pt. 5
27:47 Painting By Numbers Television Personalities
28:53 Finish

This week I’m joined by Brooklyn-based painter Jamie Powell. Her paintings are playful abstractions infused with the color palates and high-energy of saturday morning cartoons and sugary childrens breakfast cereals. Along with the eye-popping colors in her work, Jamie also cuts into her canvases leaving holes and geometric shapes that some times resemble a pair of eyes, shattered glass or teeth.

Jamie is currently part of a group show called Geometry Poems, up now at Janet Kurnatowsky Gallery in Greenpoint. A while back I talked to Jamie about her work, her love for 80s cartoons and why she decided to start cutting holes in her paintings.


HOST Thomas
Thomas grew up in Northern California where he fell in love with music and photography while going to punk shows and shooting skate photos. He photography in college, which may or may not qualify him to host an…