Art Focus on 04/13/10
Guest-host Tom Cramer speaks with Richard Speer, art writer at the Willamette Week.
As contributing critic for ARTnews he has reviewed shows in New York, San Francisco, Palm Desert, Santa Fe, Miami, Saint Petersburg, Seattle, and Portland, Oregon, covering artists such as Sam Gilliam, Roger Ballen, and Janet Malcolm. Since 2002 he has been visual arts critic at Portland, Oregon's Pulitzer Prize-winning alternative weekly, Willamette Week. He has authored catalogue essays about Jun Kaneko, Eva Hild, Henry Hillman, Jr., Joe Thurston, and other notable contemporary artists.