Cathy Byrd

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  • Username: CathyByrd
  • PRX Member
  • Role: Producer/Reporter: Independent

Recent Pieces from Cathy Byrd

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Live from Dakar 2018 (58:51)
From: Cathy Byrd

Today, we bring you Fresh Art International LIVE from Dakar, Senegal. We made the journey to West Africa in May 2018, to capture sounds of local art and culture and to ...
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Miami's Caribbean Arts Remix-Jolt Radio-02May2018 (57:00)
From: Cathy Byrd

Today’s conversations on Miami’s Caribbean Arts Remix reveal the genesis and goals of the three-year old Third Horizon Film Festival and the first-ever Tout-Monde (all the ...
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Joana Choumali Embroiders Empathy (17:50)
From: Cathy Byrd

We follow artist Joana Choumali from the Ivory Coast Pavilion at the 57th Venice Art Bienniale to Dak'Art 2018, as she explores the shared experience of migration and ...
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Key West: Creativity at the end of the Road (51:23)
From: Cathy Byrd

Come with us to the legendary Key West for conversations about creativity on two live streaming Fresh Art International radio shows. This cultural outpost sits quite ...
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Concrete Dream: Miami Marine Stadium - Jolt Radio - 04Apr2018 (46:07)
From: Cathy Byrd

Miami Marine Stadium inspires this tale of modernist architecture and Biscayne Bay, of speedboats and rock stars, of skateboarding, street art and a storm named Andrew. ...
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The Private Life of Public Art (54:14)
From: Cathy Byrd

Today's conversation reveals the role of private investment in temporary and permanent public art across the U.S. Contemporary art collector Cricket Taplin, who with her ...
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Women Writers on Cuba in Film (50:38)
From: Cathy Byrd

Today, we invite three women writers to talk about Cuba as a character in newly released films. Our portal to the Cuban psyche is the 35th Miami Film Festival that brings ...
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Stranger than Fiction: Kurt Andersen Tells the Truth About American Fantasies (14:20)
From: Cathy Byrd

On Miami Beach, we meet American writer Kurt Andersen. Besides writing novels, he has opined on America’s political landscape for The New York Times, The New Yorker, and his ...
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Cultural Complexity in Little Haiti (53:28)
From: Cathy Byrd

In this conversation, we talk about how the island country of Haiti has long inspired contemporary art, books and films and how the cultural complexity of immigrant ...
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Curating Art in a Time of Global Change-IKT Norway (12:55)
From: Cathy Byrd

What does it mean to be a contemporary art curator in the 21st century? Follow us to Norway, where you'll meet a few of the curators gathering for the 2017 Congress of the ...