Always the Sea: Alex Booker

Alex Booker has a family history steeped in the sea and navy - and he makes prints inspired by that. Here he is at work in his studio, going through the entire process of making a woodcut print. https://vimeo.com/143560030   You can find his work (and order online) at bookerprinthouse.com

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Making art from a wheelchair

Chuck Close, in conversation,  describes his working process.  His interviewer is a particularly excellent interviewer and art commentator (and Artistic Director of the Royal Academy of Arts) - the knowledgeable and always watchable Tim Marlow. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lWLC_lghh2s Chuck is known for his immense scale portraits, his work has sold internationally for decades.  Mid-career, he suffered a sudden catastrophic …