5 Questions- A Critical Mass for the Visual Arts Podcast

Joe Kohlburn, Sarah Hammond, Brett Williams

5 Questions is a short podcast in which we interview creatives with connections to St. Louis. By design, we will be asking a set of unusual questions. These short episodes will be released as we record them. Our intention is to dig a little deeper, to get at the previously undiscovered, the weird, and perhaps the uncanny.

All Episodes

Ep. 49- Roseann Weiss Welcome listeners to 5 Questions: A Critical Mass for the Visual Arts Podcast in which we ask 5 questions of our interviewees aimed at positioning and contextualizing their respective bodies of work within the St. Louis artworld. This episode we’re talking with Roseann Weiss. Roseann has over 30 years of experience […]

Dec 2

12 min 38 sec

Ep. 48- Aeron Bergman and Alejandra Salinas Welcome listeners to 5 Questions: A Critical Mass for the Visual Arts Podcast in which we ask 5 questions of our interviewees aimed at positioning and contextualizing their respective bodies of work within the St. Louis artworld.This episode we’re talking with Aeron Bergman and Alejandra Salinas . Bergman […]

Nov 2

17 min 52 sec

Ep. 47- Evan and Stacey Welcome listeners to 5 Questions: A Critical Mass for the Visual Arts Podcast in which we ask 5 questions of our interviewees aimed at positioning and contextualizing their respective bodies of work within the St. Louis artworld.This episode we’re talking with Evan and Stacey. Evan and Stacey are a collaborative […]

Oct 1

14 min 28 sec

Ep. 46- Chloe West Welcome listeners to 5 Questions: A Critical Mass for the Visual Arts Podcast in which we ask 5 questions of our interviewees aimed at positioning and contextualizing their respective bodies of work within the St. Louis artworld.This episode we’re talking with Chloe West.  Chloe West is a visual artist born in […]

Sep 1

10 min 15 sec

Ep 45- Simiya Sudduth Welcome listeners to 5 Questions: A Critical Mass for the Visual Arts Podcast in which we ask 5 questions of our interviewees aimed at positioning and contextualizing their respective bodies of work within the St. Louis artworld.This episode we’re talking with Simiya Sudduth.  Simiya is a mother, visual artist, spiritual and […]

Aug 2

9 min 15 sec

Ep 44- Terry Suhre Welcome listeners to 5 Questions: A Critical Mass for the Visual Arts Podcast in which we ask 5 questions of our interviewees aimed at positioning and contextualizing their respective bodies of work within the St. Louis artworld.This episode: Terry Suhre. Suhre holds a B.F.A. in Painting from the University of Illinois- […]

Jul 1

8 min 3 sec

Ep 43- Asma Kazmi Welcome listeners to 5 Questions: A Critical Mass for the Visual Arts Podcast in which we ask 5 questions of our interviewees aimed at positioning and contextualizing their respective bodies of work within the St. Louis artworld.This episode we’re talking with Asma Kazmi. Asma Kazmi is a research-based artist who combines […]

Jun 1

14 min 50 sec

Local Artist Roundtable 2021 (MAPS and Critical Mass for the Visual Arts) Video: Audio: Midwest Artist Project Services (MAPS) and Critical Mass for the Visual Arts partnered to present this virtual local artist roundtable on Thursday, May 20 at 6:00 pm. The conversation centered on the impact of the pandemic on artists and reimagining creative […]

May 25

1 hr 22 min

5 Questions is a program by Critical Mass for the Visual Arts - a nonprofit, self-formed visual arts collaborative dedicated to promoting, enhancing and initiating contemporary visual art in the St. Louis region. 

Apr 28

12 min 39 sec

Ep. 41 – Lola Ogbara Welcome listeners to 5 Questions: A Critical Mass for the Visual Arts Podcast in which we ask 5 questions of our interviewees aimed at positioning and contextualizing their respective bodies of work within the St. Louis artworld.This episode, Lola Ogbara.  Lola Ayisha Ogbara (cultural worker/ artist) born and raised in […]

Mar 26

11 min 1 sec