Centerfold Artist

A multi-media artist interview series by Annette Isham and Zac Willis.

Mr. August, Bonner Sale

Back in the summer, Trop went on hiatus, and you missed your August Centerfold Artist. We don’t let things like that go, so, today, we go back in time, to present Mr. August, Bonner Sale. Bonner…

Ms. December, Nikki Painter

We can’t believe it! It’s been almost a year since we launched the podcast. We’ve now introduced the Trop-i-verse to eleven amazing artists. And there’s no better way to end 2013 than with Nikki Painter, our…

Mr. November, Larry Cook

Centerfold Artist is happy to present Mr. November, Larry Cook. Larry is a DC- and Maryland-based artist who focuses on video and photography portraits. This year, he has been a finalist for the Janet and Walter…

Mr. October, Bradley Chriss

Centerfold Artist’s multimedia format continues, and we are pleased to introduce the one and only Mr. October: Bradley Chriss. We picked Bradley out special for the spooky holiday season. We hope his drawings unnerve you. And…

Ms. September, Hedieh Javanshir Ilchi

For this month’s Centerfold Artist, our first since Trop’s post-Labor Day return to glory, we’re trying out a new format. As ever, we’re building our artist interviews around a Playboy-style datasheet; we figure if centerfolds get…

Ms. July, Lauren Rice

This month we are excited to present Centerfold Artist of the month, Ms. July, Lauren Rice. Lauren is currently a resident at the Luminary Center for the Arts in St. Louis, MO. She is also a…

Mr. June, Igor Pasternak

We are happy to announce Centerfold Artist of the Month, Mr. June, Igor Pasternak. Igor recently exhibited his solo show Means over Ends at the Anchorage Museum of History and Art in Anchorage, Alaska, and he is a…

Ms. May, Victoria Fu

We are pleased to introduce Ms. May, Victoria Fu. Victoria has a solo show, A Cloud is Not a Sphere, opening at Flashpoint Gallery in Washington, DC today, and she has a show, Lorem ipsum, running through the…

Mr. April, Matthew Mann

We are excited to introduce Mr. April, Matthew Mann. Matthew will exhibit his next solo show, Salon of Little Deaths, at the Hamiltonian Gallery in Washington, DC in May 2013, and he will be hosting a studio…

Mr. March, Brian Barr

We are happy to announce Mr. March, Brian Barr. Brian currently has the show No Longer Presidents but Prophets, which he co-curated with Lauren Rice, at Delicious Spectacle in Washington, DC. This summer, he will be…

Miss February, Bridget Sue Lambert

Centerfold Artist is a series of monthly podcasts that features actively showing artists from around the country. We ask the tough questions that cut to the heart and expose inner thoughts and feelings. Each featured artist…

Mr. January, Ben Kinsley

Centerfold Artist is a series of monthly podcasts that features actively showing artists from around the country. We ask the tough questions that cut to the heart and expose inner thoughts and feelings. Each featured artist…