Can’t stop listening to and reading about David Berman. Maybe too much.
I am an occasional sleepwalker and sleeptalker. But as far as I know I’ve never made art while sleeping.
Longform Editions is a collective for deep listening.
This “Making-of” episode of Damon Krukowski’s Ways of Hearing podcast covers the translation of the series into book form, and ticks a lot of boxes for me: music, sound design, podcasting, publishing, interpretation, book design, James Goggin, John Berger, among other subjects. Recommend.
Fans Are Better Than Tech at Organizing Information Online. Related: Maciej Cegłowski on fandom, tagging and community – Fan is A Tool-Using Animal.
I believe it was John Cage who once told me, ‘When you start working, everybody is in your studio – the past, your friends, enemies, the art world, and above all, your own ideas – all are there. But as you continue painting, they start to leave, one by one, and you are left completely alone. Then, if you’re lucky, even you leave.’