Last year the College Art Asociation ArtSpace Committee selected Mira Schor to participate in the Distinguished Artists' Interviews at the Annual Conference in New York. A video of the interview, with Stuart Horodner, artistic director of the Atlanta Contemporary Art Center, has recently been posted online.
[Image at top: Mira Schor, Reversible Painting: Map, 2013, ink and oil on gesso on linen, 28 x 24 inches.]
"Painting is the medium that I was born into...and yet by the time I became an artist it was under attack..." Schor talks poignantly about growing up in the New York art world among a family of artists, being part of the Feminist movement, and using language and text in her work. "I make paintings in English..."
"Mira Schor: Chthonic Garden," CB1 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA. October 19 through December 8, 2013.
EMAIL: A note to Mira Schor (2012)
Suddenly, Mira Schor (2009)