We now have spent years attempting to get Martyn Reed on the Radio Juxtapoz podcast. The primary cause being that the person behind maybe probably the most well-known, enduring and famend avenue artwork competition on the planet, Nuart, has modified the way in which we contextualize and take into consideration the function of artwork in our on a regular basis lives. Yearly, whether or not in Stavanger, Norway till lately and now his seventh version in Aberdeen, Scotland, Reed has themed his curation to sure matters, inviting not solely artists to color on metropolis partitions, however introduced writers, lecturers, media members, organizers, metropolis planners and nearly anybody who thinks about artwork in a vital method to come to the competition and provides their story. It is a household, and it continues to develop and mature.
On this very particular version of the Radio Juxtapoz podcast, recorded reside in Aberdeen, we lastly acquired an opportunity to sit down down with our good buddy Reed and get the origin story of not solely the competition, however his historical past in inspecting energy constructions and discovering methods to infiltrate and nurture these locations with prevailing and underground tradition.
The Radio Juxtapoz podcast is hosted by FIFTH WALL TV’s Doug Gillen and Juxtapoz editor, Evan Pricco. Episode 114 was recorded in June 2023 in Aberdeen, Scotland throughout Nuart Aberdeen . Observe us on @radiojuxtapoz