Thomas

Thomas grew up in Northern California where he fell in love with music and photography while going to punk shows and shooting skate photos. He photography in college, which may or may not qualify him to host an art podcast. When he's not working on Art Uncovered, Thomas works as photographer, retoucher, and audio editor and also plays guitar in the band Sleepies. He lives in Queens, New York, for now.

http://www.btrtoday.com/thomas

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The Prison In Twelve Landscapes


This Week: Filmmaker and Geographer Brett Story discusses her new film The Prison in Twelve Landscapes.  The documentary is screening at Anthology Film Archives November 4th to 1oth. 00:00 - BTR Today 00:44 - The Prison in Twelve Landscapes 02:54 - Geography 08:29 - 12 Landscapes 13:41 - St. Louis County 18:44 - Calls From Home 22:47 - Prison As Stimulus 26:18 - The Bus 31:00 - Reactions From Inmates 37:01 - Finish


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 2016-10-18  37m
 
 

Cinema Travelers


This Week: Filmmakers Shirley Abraham and Amit Madheshiya discuss their new documentary about Indian traveling cinemas. The film is called Cinema Travelers, and it's screening this week at the New York Film Festival...


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 2016-10-11  31m
 
 

Dawson City: Frozen in Time


This week: Filmmaker Bill Morrison discusses his new documentary Dawson City: Frozen in Time. The film is screening on October 4th at 9pm at Lincoln Center as part of the New York Film Festival. 00:00 - BTR Today 00:44 - Dawson City: Frozen Time 03:04 - Dawson Film Find 05:17 - Exploding Film 07:40 - Then and Now 10:33 - Rhyming News 14:19 - Black Sox 18:10 - Narrative Cues 21:29 - Archiving Cat Videos 24:54 - Film Without Dialogue 29:30 - Finish


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 2016-10-04  29m
 
 

Lynn Saville


This Week: Photographer Lynn Saville discusses her new book Dark City: Urban America at Night. 00:00 - BTR Today 00:54 - Lynn Saville 02:07 - Revealing at Night 04:52 - Archeology of Overnight 09:48 - Place vs Space 13:38 - Photos at Night 16:55 - Because the Night 20:14 - New Projects 25:29 - Finish


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 2016-09-27  25m
 
 

Michael Oriard


This Week: In honor of the start of football season, I wanted to feature an interview with Michael Oriard. Michael is a writer, cultural historian of football, and former offensive lineman for the Kansas City Chiefs. He has written several books including King Football, Sporting with the Gods: The Rhetoric of Play and Game in American Literature, and Brand NFL: Making and Selling America's Favorite Sport...


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 2016-09-20  28m
 
 

Who Shot Sports


This Week: Author, curator and photography historian Gail Buckland talks about her new book and exhibition Who Shot Sports: A Photographic History, 1843 to the Present. The show is on view now at the Brooklyn Museum through January 8th, 2017...


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 2016-09-13  28m
 
 

McMansion Hell


This week: Writer Kate Wagner discusses her research and fascination with architecture's greatest monstrosity: The McMansion. Her website, McMansion Hell, provides comprehensive and hilarious analysis of what makes these garish homes so hideous and why they've come to look the way they do. Some of her annotated diagrams can be seen below as well as on mcmansionhell.com...


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 2016-09-06  30m
 
 

Molly Lamb


 “The Wolves” from Ghost Stepping This Week: Photographer Molly Lamb discusses her work, growing up in the South, and how she uses photography to talk about ideas of home, loss and memory. Molly's latest exhibition Home and Away opens at Rick Wester Fine Art on September 15th...


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 2016-08-30  32m
 
 

In Jackson Heights


  This Week: Prolific documentary filmmaker Frederick Wiseman talks about his new film In Jackson Heights. The film is  a portrait of the people, businesses,community institutions, and street life that make up Jackson Heights, Queens, one of the most culturally and ethnically diverse neighborhoods in New York City...


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 2016-08-23  30m
 
 

Reanimation Library


This Week: Andrew Beccone discusses The Reanimation Library, a collection of about twenty-five hundred overlooked, forgotten, and discarded books he has collected from thrift stores over the last fourteen years. The Library is currently in residence at the Queens Museum and is available to the public by appointment. Just email Andrew to schedule a visit...


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 2016-08-16  23m