Episodes

Episode 5: Birds – Musicians of God

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Episode 5: Birds - Musicians of God
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In this episode, Wioleta and Matt talk to musician, composer, and conductor Agnieszka Kowalik about French composer Olivier Messiaen and his fascination with birds. Agnieszka also shares with us her passion for nature and how it inspires her own work.

Agnieszka Kowalik (Photo by Rafał Wąsikowski)

Episode 4: On Collaborating with Nature

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Episode 4: On Collaborating with Nature
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In this episode, Wioleta and Matt talk to visual artist Yunqian Lin, also known as Q, about her creative process and how she utilizes forces of nature as an artistic medium in order to express her deep personal connection and appreciation for the undeveloped landscape. Q gives us an overview of how her work is made through the interaction of photosensitive materials and the natural world.

Photo by Yunqian “Q” Lin

Q’s work can be found on her website, qlinphoto.com and she is also on Instagram at @qianlinnnnnnn. The process Q shares on CrazyBird is exemplified in her series Entropy, as shown in this image.

X5R3+J6 Tybee Island by Yunqian “Q” Lin

Episode 03: The Art of Noticing

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Episode 03: The Art of Noticing
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In this episode, Wioleta and Matt talk to Rob Walker, a journalist, writer and author of The Art of Noticing: 131 Ways to Spark Creativity, Find Inspiration, and Discover Joy in the Everyday, about creative ways we can practice and enhance our ability to notice, pay attention and, consequently, engage with the world.

Rob Walker (Photo by Michael Lionstar)

Rob’s work can be found on his website, robwalker.net and he is also on Twitter at @notrobwalker. Find out more about Rob’s book, The Art of Noticing: 131 Ways to Spark Creativity, Find Inspiration, and Discover Joy in the Everyday here.

Episode 2: On Pursuing Your Passion

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Episode 2: On Pursuing Your Passion
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On pursuing your passion and living a fulfilled life. In conversation with Emma Sutton-Williams.

In this episode, Wioleta and Matt talk to Emma Sutton-Williams, a performer, graduate of the Juilliard School and creative writer about her own creative journey, taking chances and finding courage to pursue and explore new paths and career.

Emma’s writing can be found at emmahasablog.com. More about Emma’s work can be found at emmasuttonwilliams.com and on Instagram at @emmasuttonwilliams.

The article Emma wrote for Parent’s Magazine is available here.

You can find out more about Alix of Bohemia on their website (alixofbohemia.com) or Instagram (@alixofbohemia).

Episode 1: Why the CrazyBird?

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In this episode, Wioleta and Matt discuss the genesis of the podcast and share their excitement about the process of developing a new creative community.