Chicago curator Sergio Gomez interviews Serena on the Art NXT Level podcast:

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Serena recently interviewed pop culture icon Angie Bowie:

Angie Bowie. Photo credit: Sergio Kardenas. Photo courtesy Angie Bowie & Sergio Kardenas

Angie Bowie: Inside the Creative Mind of a Pop Culture Icon

Angie Bowie. Photo by Sergio KardenasPop culture icon Angie Bowie talks about life, creativity and passion and presents her new book of poetry from her years with rock superstar David Bowie to the present. Click title to read more . . . [...]

The Leningrad Underground and a Russian Rebel

Self-Portrait by Ilya ShevelStories from the Leningrad Underground and a contemporary Russian artist who rebels against Soviet Realism. Click title to read more . . . [...]

Lightning and Slate

Merwin_Reflections-of-Lightning-on-SlateAbstract inspiration: An artist, a thunderstorm and the ruins of an old mill. Click title to read more . . . [...]

Roof Shingles as an Artist's Canvas

Flounder by Michael UpdikeCarved roofing slate: “Petrified images that exist within an artifact of our domesticity…” Click title to read more . . . . [...]

Bas-Reliefs and Weathered Slate - An Artist Among the Quarries

Kerry Furlani-DemeterSculptor Kerry Furlani really knows her slate – the Slate Valley quarries are practically in her back yard and her bas-reliefs are known throughout the region and beyond. Click title to read more . . . [...]