MacLaren Art Centre Podcast Series

Welcome to the MacLaren Art Centre’s podcast series exploring contemporary art with interviews by exhibiting artists. Listen to individual episodes on this web page or download them for free and listen on your MP3 player or smartphone using the iTunes app.

Matt Macintosh, "Institutional", 2015, inkjet print. Courtesy of the artist.

An Interview with Matt Macintosh

Artist Matt Macintosh discusses his artistic life, studio and practice.

Matt Macintosh, "Extractive Industrial", 2015, inkjet print, 22.8 x 25.4 cm

Exhibition Audio Guide - Matt Macintosh: Type and Token

In this podcast, exhibiting artist Matt Macintosh offers insights into his exhibition, Type and Token. This exhibition is on view in The Janice Laking Gallery at the MacLaren Art Centre, from March 14 through June 21, 2015.

Sorel Etrog, Linked Head, 1968, pastel and charcoal on paper

An Audio Guide for Etrog / Moore Exhibition

In this audio guide for the Etrog / Moore exhibition, guest curator Jennifer Withrow takes us through an in depth look at MacLaren Permanent Collection works from renowned sculptors Sorel Etrog and Henry Moore. To view a text version of this audio guide, see the attachment below.

The Giant Knitting Nancy on CBC's Fresh Air

The Giant Knitting Nancy project was a big part of the Children's Village at Kempenfest this past weekend (August 4 - 6) and Christina Mancuso, our Education Officer, was interviewed about it for CBC Radio One's Fresh Air programme!

Harold Klunder, "Lethbridge #36, 1998, watercolour on paper, 38 x 51 cm. Collection of the MacLaren Art Centre. Gift of the John F. Petch Family, 2003

An Interview with Harold Klunder

Artist Harold Klunder talks about his work and the exhibition Harold Klunder: Cache, which is on view at the MacLaren until November 3, 2013 in the Joan Lehman Gallery.

Matt Bahen, "Gravity's Faith", 2013, oil on canvas, 182.9 x 182.9 cm. Courtesy of the artist and LE Gallery, Toronto

An Audio Guide to Matt Bahen: Gravity's Faith

Exhibiting artist Matt Bahen talks about his works in the exhibition Gravity's Faith which is on view at the MacLaren until September 1, 2013.

Kristan Horton podcast

Podcast series, Part 1 of 4. Kristan Horton: A Haptic Portrait of Groping Imagination

In this four-part podcast series, exhibiting artist Kristan Horton talks about his artwork and multi-media practice as seen in A Haptic Portrait of groping Imagination on view from February 28 until May 26, 2013.

In this first podcast, Kristan Horton talks about the Dr. Strangelove Dr. Strangelove photographic series in Gallery 3.

Kristan Horton podcast

Podcast series, Part 2 of 4. Kristan Horton: A Haptic Portrait of Groping Imagination

In this podcast, Kristan Horton speaks about his series Drawing of a History of the First World War in Gallery 3.

Kristan Horton podcast

Podcast series, Part 3 of 4. Kristan Horton: A Haptic Portrait of Groping Imagination

In this podcast, Kristan Horton talks about the Sligo Heads and Orbits photo series in the Janice Laking Gallery.

Kristan Horton podcast

Podcast series, part 4 of 4. Kristan Horton: A Haptic Portrait of Groping Imagination

In this podcast, Kristan Horton talks about his formative years and recent residency in Berlin, Germany.