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Tape no.6: Heather Evans Smith

Earlier this year Heather Evans Smith was in town to give an artist lecture at the Portland Art Museum and I was happy to sit with her for an evening recording session for Tape no.6. We explored creative beginnings, the development of her artistic voice, and she shared some entertaining anecdotes from her journey thus far. 

Recorded March 21st, 2019, All conversations are recorded face-to-face. These are… the Diffusion Tapes.

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Tape no.4: Katharine T. Jacobs

In Tape no.4 I had a sit down with Katharine T. Jacobs. I caught up with her while she was visiting Portland this past December. Katharine filled me in our her photo history, shared some personal stories, her challenges, and unpacks some of her photography baggage.

Recorded Dec. 12, 2018. All conversations are recorded face-to-face. These are… the Diffusion Tapes.

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Tape no.3: Heidi Kirkpatrick

In Tape no.3, I visit with mixed media photographer and educator Heidi Kirkpatrick at her home and studio in Portland, Oregon. We talked a little about her history, her evolution from 2-d photography to 3-d photo objects, her camaraderie with fellow photographers, her themes of femininity and family history and how teaching has been one of the most rewarding parts of her photo career.

Recorded Nov. 2, 2018. All conversations are recorded face-to-face. These are… the Diffusion Tapes.

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Tape no.2: Lori Vrba

In Tape no2 I chat with Lori Vrba. Vrba is a multimedia/mixed media photographer, curator, retreat host, and fire eater. We talk about her journey in life, personal work, family, her friendship with Keith Carter, some notable exhibitions and her involvement with Pigs Fly Retreats and Click! Photography Festival. Recorded during that very festival, October 2018. All conversations are recorded face-to-face. These are… the Diffusion Tapes.

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Tape no.1: George Slade

For Tape no.1 I sat down with writer, curator, historian, walking photographic encyclopedia, and guinea pig, George Slade. We talked about his history in photography, his passion for the medium and his camaraderie with Minnesota photographers. Recorded during Click! Photography Festival, October 2018. All conversations are recorded face-to-face. These are… the Diffusion Tapes.

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Teaser: The Diffusion Tapes.

Teaser Trailer for Tape no. 1: George Slade

Hi friends, I’m Blue Mitchell, photographer, publisher of Diffusion Annual, and now podcaster. You’re listening to the Diffusion Tapes, a podcast where I chat with artists, curators and writers working in the the field of fine art photography. More specifically, the tapes are conversations with people that I’ve befriended on my journey as an artist and publisher. In these conversations I get to learn a little more about these folks that I admire and respect and I’m inviting you into the conversation. Welcome to The Diffusion Tapes.

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