• Jørgen Leth

    Warhol eating a hamburger

    Let acclaimed film director Jørgen Leth take you through the iconic scene with Andy Warhol eating a hamburger from his film, 66 Scenes from America.

  • Thomas Demand

    A world of models

    We realize how the world looks through models, says German artist Thomas Demand in this interview. And we live with models all the time - in science, media, even the weather-forecast is a model. Without models, we would go mad within seconds.

  • Agnes Obel

    Diving into memory

    "Music is a sphere outside that of language. It's a different way of being present", says Danish singer-song-writer Agnes Obel. "That's why it is so beautiful to enter."

  • Shirin Neshat

    The power behind the veil

    "Nothing is ever beautiful without some disturbance or violence. That is why the melancholy of my works is so familiar to the people." Interview with the Iranian artist Shirin Neshat.

  • Bill Viola

    The tone of being

    Aside from a magical visual side, Bill Violas videos are always accompanied by marvelous sound. In this interview Viola talks about the importance of sound in his work and how he is guided by a kind of 'undersound'.

  • Chimamanda Adichie

    beauty does not solve any problem

    I am drawn to the beauty of sentences, Nigerian writer Chimamanda Adichie confesses in this interview. Nevertheless it is important to keep a distance to your characters.

  • Peter Laugesen

    burning signals of two painters

    "Artists have to be like victims on the stakes, sending signals through the flames". Follow the burning signals of Asger Jorn and Jackson Pollock through the eyes of Danish poet, Peter Laugesen.

  • David Hockney

    Lost knowledge

    British artist David Hockney talks about the hidden role of photography in art history and the problem of preserving human knowledge in the digital age.

  • Gavin Turk

    About Piero Manzoni

    Is shit in a can art? In this short interview Gavin Turk talks about how Piero Manzoni and his piece ”Artist’s Shit” from 1961 has inspired him in working with his own art pieces, questioning art and its value.

  • David Vann

    Writing is a second chance

    You need two things for a good book: a character with a problem and a landscape. Hear American bestselling-author David Vann tell why.

  • Per Petterson

    The margins on your side

    Meet Per Petterson, one of the finest Norwegian writers, who talks about writing between the lines and playing with what's not being told. And about a country that's flooded with money!

  • Phyllida Barlow

    An age of fallen monuments

    "All our lives are about constantly loosing. The moment is always disappearing, like sand between our fingers. So what is it, we are actually left with", asks British sculptor Phyllida Barlow.