Friday, January 15, 2021

Gosia Wojas MFA at University of California Irvine

On this episode of the MFA Chronicles Podcast we talk with Gosia Wojas.  Gosia is an MFA at University of California Irvine, and another participant in the CAMFA by GLAMFA 2021 exhibition. We start off the conversation talking about the weather in Southern California and how is impacts our practice as artist. Gosia tell us some about the differences in philosophy of perusing an MFA in Poland vs. the US. She also tells us about her experience at UCI and why she chose to go there. I asked Gosia how the pandemic and 2020-21 has influenced her practice as both and artist and a student. I hope you enjoy this conversation as much as I did.

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Thursday, January 14, 2021

Larry Li MFA at Otis College of Art and Design

On this episode of the MFA Chronicles Podcast we chat with Larry Li. Larry is an MFA at Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles California. I connected with Larry because we are both a part of the CAMFA by GLAMFA 2021 exhibition. We started our conversation talking about what we like to watch including Watchmen and anime. Larry told us about why he decided to attend Otis and what his experience has been so far. I asked Larry about his relationship with painting and how he see the medium staying relevant into the future. Larry also shared with us his hopes for what he would like after he graduates. I hope you enjoy this conversation as much as I did.

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Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Taylor Griffith MFA at ArtCenter College of Design

On this episode of the MFA Chronicles Podcast we talk with Taylor Griffith. Taylor is another artist involved in the CAMFA by GLAMFA 2021 exhibition. I started off by asking Taylor what he does to unwind, he told us he likes to explore Sunken City and tells us why. We get in depth around his experience at the ArtCenter College of Design, why he chose it and what he likes about it. Taylor also tells us about how the pandemic has influenced his art and what he has done about it. I hope you enjoy this conversation as much as I did. 

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Monday, January 11, 2021

Ross Doyle MFA at California Institute of the Arts (CalArts)


On this episode of the MFA Chronicles Podcast we talk with Ross Doyle. Ross is a first year MFA at California Institute of the Arts aka CalArts. I got a hold of Ross because we are both a part of the CAMFA by GLAMFA exhibition. I opened the conversation with Ross by asking him if he is a coffee or tea person, he gave us some recommendations for his favorite coffee blends. We got into his choice to attend CalArts, why he chose it and how it has been going so far. Ross also explains his identity as a painter and how his design background has influenced it. I hope you enjoy this conversation as much as I did. 

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Thursday, January 7, 2021

Brandie Maddalena MFA at San Diego State University

On this episode of the MFA Chronicles Podcast we talk with Brandie Maddalena. Brandie is a fellow cohort at San Diego State University. Brandi and I start the conversation talking about what we did through our winter break including how Brandie and her family celebrate Yule. I asked Brandi how the terrorist siege at the capital, marches for social justice, and the pandemic has effected her. Brandie also tells me about her art and why she decided to go to SDSU for graduate school. I hope you enjoy this conversation as much as I did.

If you would like to learn more about Brandie please visit her website and Instagram:
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Gosia Wojas MFA at University of California Irvine

On this episode of the MFA Chronicles Podcast we talk with Gosia Wojas.  Gosia is an MFA at University of California Irvine, and another par...