Workshop Spotlight: Asad Faulwell and The Full Spectrum in Acrylic: color, mark making, surface & transparency

Date: April 9, 2019

Upcoming faculty and painter Asad Faulwell sat down to answer a few questions about his process and his 2019 Summer Workshop: The Full Spectrum in Acrylic: color, mark making, surface & transparency. This workshop takes place at the Ranch June 3 – 7. Read to find out more about his work, what he expects students […]

Workshop Spotlight: Padma Rajendran and Textile Printing: screen, block, foil & dye

Date: April 3, 2019

This week we sat down with Padma Rajendran to discuss her workshop Textile Printing: Screen Block, Foil & Dye here at Anderson Ranch. Decorating textiles is a global tradition with varying styles and functions. Immerse yourself in the practice of fabric printing and experiment with how to transform textiles with various printmaking and dye techniques.In […]

Workshop Spotlight: Boris Bally and Recycled Furniture: F.O.R.M.S

Date: March 21, 2019

As part of our new Workshop Spotlight audio series we had a conversation with Boris Bally about his upcoming workshop, furniture, and feelings about recycling and art making! Boris is teaching Recycled Furniture: F.O.R.M.S in our sculpture department Jun 10 – 14 this summer! In the class students will explore how to create Furniture Originating […]

Advanced Mentored Studies: Visual Storytelling & Documentary Photography Projects

Date: February 19, 2019

The Application for the Advanced Mentored Studies Program: Visual Storytelling & Documentary Photography Projects iPortfolio Review Required. To Submit your Portfolio/Application: The Application Deadline is March 6, 2019 and must be submitted using our online application form via All applications will be reviewed by program faculty. Notifications to applicants/recipients will be made by March […]

Emilio Perez on Expanding to Sculpture and Making Work in Cuba

Date: November 12, 2018

  In this interview we spoke to artist Emilio Perez while he was expanding from painting to ceramic sculpture while at Anderson Ranch. We learned about the current state of his work, as well as his upcoming exhibitions and plans, many of which involve returning to Cuba, the country of his families origin, where he […]

Katie Stout and the Shady Ladies

Date: October 11, 2018

In this episode we feature visiting artist Katie Stout and her journey into making large scale figurative ceramic lamps. Based on images of the past, Katie creates lamps for the home that challenge past depictions of women in furniture. She spoke to us about the process of making these creations, as well as what lies […]

Art Talks: Holly Roberts – Combining Paint and Images.

Date: September 27, 2018

This week we sat down and spoke with painter/photographer/collage artist Holly Roberts about her process, and past experiences at the ranch. Roberts has been coming to the ranch for 32 years. In the past two weeks she taught two workshops in the combination of painting and photography. Her work combines photography and paint to construct […]