Michael Lyons Wier runs a 600 square foot gallery in the heart of the Chelsea gallery district where he features conceptual realistic art. One of the most welcoming gallerists in the neighborhood, Michael opens up his home, mind, heart and a bottle of scotch for the show. Here we get his perspective of the world of art: the realities of art for artists, the market, academia, finding new artists, artist hustle, collecting pieces, and rebuilding New York.
EPISODE 11: David Kassan
David creates life size representational artwork out of his Brooklyn studio. Following his own creative path and doing the work he enjoys most has lead him to a successful career that has allowed him to balance life, family, and art. We discuss selling out, the politics and business of art, teaching, fans and more.