Shows Art Talk


In Art Talk! VICE storms the brains and studios of our favorite makers of beautiful and awesome things. It's fine arts coverage at its most invasive.

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  • Krink

    As a punk kid growing up in Queens, Craig Costello would scavenge for supplies to paint the walls and buildings of New York. His desire to create larger pieces and invent unique graffiti tools led to the development of his internationally recognized ink and paint brand Krink Inc…

  • Steve Powers

    Known in his early days as graffiti icon ESPO, Steve Powers has been a charismatic figure in New York's art and graffiti world for the past 20 years.

  • Cody Hudson

    VICE catches up with Cody Hudson as he goes dumpster diving for his next art installation. Cody has an eye for scraps, and his latest obsession involves assembling and painting discarded wood; the result is modern yet organic eye candy. He began as a graphic designer but has sinc…

  • Seher One

    VICE heads to Mexico to meet up with graphic artist David Piñón Hernández, otherwise known as Seher One. What started as an illegal graffiti hobby at the age of 15 has developed into an extremely successful career as a muralist and graphic designer.

  • Mike Brown

    Mike Brown is a tattoo artist who, if you know your history, always comes up when people talk about those who pioneered tattooing in the late 1970s. He worked at China Sea (formerly owned by Sailor Jerry), which was ground zero for traditional American tattoos, and at the birthpl…

  • Christy Karacas

    On the eve of Superjail's second season, we sit with show creator and animation genius Christy Karacas to bathe in the wonder of his being.

  • Douglas Gordon

    Turner Prize-winning artist Douglas Gordon is one of our favorite artists.

  • AIDS 3D

    This time Art Talk meets the guys from Aids-3D.

  • Jon Kessler

    One of Williamsburg’s earliest artists shows us his mechanical prints and things.

  • Jonathan Meese

    Jonathan Meese is obsessed with German mythology and calls for the dictatorship of art.

  • Chris O'Donnell

    Deze aflevering van Art Talk praten we met de wereldbekende en zoetgevooisde tattoo-artist Chris O'Donnell.

  • Bongoût

    Christian “Meeloo” Gfeller and Anna Hellsgård run a silkscreen workshop & Graphic design studio.The two regularly join forces with artists and designers to create limited edition, hand printed artist books.

  • Daniel Richter

    Daniel Richter is a German artist who started out designing record sleeves for punk bands in the 80s and evolved into a Saatchi-repped painter loved by all.

  • Lance Acord

    Art Talk meets the cinematographer for Where the Wild Things Are.

  • Casey Storm

    Art Talk meets the costume designer for Where the Wild Things Are.

  • Eric Zumbrunnen

    Art Talk visits the studio of Eric Zumbrunnen, film editor for Where the Wild Things Are.

  • Sonny Gerasimowicz

    Art Talk meets the creature designer for Where the Wild Things Are.

  • K.K. Barrett

    K.K. Barrett explains the creative vision behind the set design of director Spike Jonze's latest project: Where the Wild Things Are.

  • Osang Gwon

    Korean artist Osang Gwon introduces us to his “Deodorant type” of sculpture.

  • Miki Guadamur

    Miki is the dancing leader of a cartoon militia on the warpath to piss off the Mexican art scene.

  • Leonard Knight

    10,000 gallons of paint and God-love in the middle of the California badlands.

  • Vito Acconci

    Vito Acconci first gained recognition as a New York City poet who edited the journal 0 TO 9 with Bernadette Mayer in the 60s

  • Andreas Golder

    A Russian artist obsessed with death and dismemberment? Who’da thunk it.

  • Gary Panter

    Gary Panter has been up to so much shit over the past three decades it is literally crazy.

  • Carlos Amorales

    Mexico’s favorite performance artist sets a plague upon an unsuspecting gallery. Mexico City’s favorite performance and graphic artist brings subtlety and innuendo to Times Square and lucha libre to Paris’s Pompidou Center.

  • K8 Hardy

    Our favorite queer performance artist does handstands for art and fulminates on the troubling funniness of enormous pants. Are you READY!!!

  • Miguel Calderon

    When I called Miguel to see if he would let us visit him at his studio to shoot this episode of Art Talk! he told me that he didn’t have one.

  • Yoshua Okon

    Back in the 80s and 90s the art scene in Mexico was filled with boring, solemn, abstract shit. But then video artist Yoshua Okon and his buddy, the painter Miguel Calderon made it fun again.

  • Wes Lang

    Brooklyn artist Wes Lang and his illustrated bulletin walls

  • Assume Vivid Astro Focus

    AVAF’s latest foray into severe sensory overload.