EK Podcast: Lucien Shapiro

Lucien Shapiro is a dear dear friend of Empty Kingdom, one of the oldest and coolest. He is a badass sculptor and a very original, thoughtful human. In this episode we dive deep into his career. We interviewed him in the lobby of the Kabuki Hotel in SF. He is doing a nationwide tour of a fear collecting ritual that is explained in the podcast. I highly suggest checking it out, I missed the first one in SF but I’ll be sure to be at the next one, because well I got some things to get off my back. I bet you do too.

A collaboration with Shuan Roberts, you can buy his prints here: www.afoolsjourney.bigcartel.com

photo by Shuan Roberts

photo by Shuan Roberts

photo by Shuan Roberts

Check out the remaining dates below:

Portland Saturday March 5
Hellion Gallery
19 NW 5th Ave,
Portland, OR 97209

Seattle Sunday March 6
New Tomorrow
10th Ave S & E Pike,
Seattle, WA 98104

Salt Lake City, March 11

Denver March 18
Dear Pile in conjunction with Black Book Gallery
206 E 13th Ave
Denver CO 80203

Detroit March 26
Inner State Gallery
An Evening of slides, conversations, and Rituals
with Brett Amory, Derek Weisberg,
and Shaun Roberts
1410 Gratiot Ave
Detroit, MI 48207

Houston April 2

New Orleans April 7

Atlanta April 9
Mammal Gallery
91 Broad St SW,
Atlanta, GA 30303

Charleston April 14
Redux Contemporary Art Center
136 St Philip St,
Charleston, SC 29403

TBA in between cities and all East Coast Dates and Venues
Richmond, Philadelphia, Toronto, Montreal, Boston, Portland Maine, New York. Marfa, Nashville. Connecticut, Rhode Island, Pittsburgh.