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Radiant Fields: 7 Questions for Benjamin Edmiston by openstudiospress


Benjamin Edmiston, Boxer’s Nose, Snake Brains, 2011 | Gouache, acrylic and silkscreen on paper. Courtesy the artist.

Currently featured in #93, the MFA Annual edition of New American Paintings now on newsstandsBenjamin Edmiston‘s latest work — elaborate paintings, drawings, and collages — is also on view at Nudashank in Baltimore as part of the group show Radiant Fields (also featuring Edward Max Fendley and Steven Riddle). The show opened over the weekend, so I took the opportunity to catch up with Edmiston to play a severely abridged game of 20 Questions. His thoughts on influences, music, and beer (and lots of pictures) after the jump.  —Matthew Smith, DC Contributor

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Highlights from The Armory Show by openstudiospress

Monday morning, back in the office, and we’re all a bit bleary-eyed here at New American Paintings. It was an exhausting but wonderful art-filled weekend. I bring you our final post from the art fairs, the behemoth of them all, The Armory Show. Check out some gems and a few NAP alums I found below. More after the jump!  —Dana Córdova, Designer/Production Manager

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