Archive: AMS

Artists-in-Residence Program Application Now Live!

Date: January 10, 2019

The application to be a part of the next fall/spring Artists-in-Residence Program is now live on slideroom! Using the Ranch’s world class facilities, Artists-in-Residence can dive deeply into their work within a supportive community, focus on creative, intellectual and professional growth and network with prominent visiting artists and critics, all while living for 5 or 10 […]

Advanced Mentored Studies: Visual Storytelling & Documentary Photography Projects is Now Live!

Date: December 10, 2018

The Application for the Advanced Mentored Studies Program: Visual Storytelling & Documentary Photography Projects Now Live! iPortfolio Review Required. Now Accepting Applications. To Submit your Portfolio/Application: The Application Deadline is March 1, 2019 and must be submitted using our online application form via All applications will be reviewed by program faculty. Notifications to applicants/recipients […]

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 […]

Art Talks: Brad Ewing and Screen Printing for Serious Amateurs

Date: September 13, 2018

This week we sat down with printmaker Brad Ewing who taught the Screen Printing for Serious Amateurs workshop here at Anderson Ranch. Hear about the print swap that occurred in the class, and Brad’s feelings about handmaking screen prints as opposed to using films and photographs. Brad Ewing has been a visiting instructor for Pratt […]

Art Talks: Katherine Bell and Gigi Ruppel: Children’s Workshops in Review

Date: August 29, 2018

This week we sat down with Katherine Bell, the children’s program director, and Gigi Ruppel a children’s program intern, to talk about the children’s summer workshops at Anderson Ranch. Learn about the ideas of the program and what it means to teach kids daily at the ranch. As summer wraps up we will begin our […]

Art Talks: Cynthia Ruggero, Dyana Furmansky, and Joelle Ferrara talk John and Andrea Gill

Date: August 22, 2018

This week we talk to two students Dyana Furmansk and Cynthia Ruggero, plus ceramics intern Joelle Ferrara about their experiences with artist John Gill at the ranch. John has been at coming to the ranch for over 30 years, and we discuss his creative ability, teaching, and his impact and energy at the ranch. His […]