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Editor Jack Laughner on the Met's Connections Series
Posted Jan. 25, 2012
Security officer Jack Laughner on lessons learned from great artists in the Met's galleries.
Watch the feature HERE
Editor Christopher Boynton on Canadian Radio
Posted Apr. 7, 2010
CBC radio show "As It Happens" interviews Christopher Boynton about the magazine. (Broadcast April 5, 2010)
Download .mp3 file (CBC Interview)
Interview from The Leonard Lopate Show on WNYC...
From WNYC Radio, New York - Mar. 25, 2010
"Guards and Artists: Many of the guards the Metropolitan Museum of Art create art when they aren't standing in museum galleries guarding the great works. Now they've created an art journal titled Sw!pe Magazine and have a show of their works at 25CPW gallery. Jason Eskenazi, Guggenheim Fellow and former Metropolitan Museum guard, Phil Padwe, Metropolitan Museum guard, and Bess Greenberg, Executive Director of 25CPW Gallery, talk about the exhibition and the new art journal. 25CPW Gallery is located at 25 Central Park West."
Go to the WNYC website to read the article and download the podcast (WNYC)
Museum Guards 'Sw!pe' The Spotlight
Posted Mar. 23, 2010
Margot Adler interviews the artists at the opening/launch party on March 4th, 2010. Check out NPR's website for more info and download the mp3 file as well (NPR).
Coverage From Reuters
Posted Mar. 19, 2010
Video report on the current exhibit which opens from March 20th to April 4th. Featured artists include Fabian Berenbaum and Christopher Boynton (also one of the SW!PE Magazine editors) discussing the exhibit as well as their inspiration and motivation for participating in the show. Also appearing, Bess Greenberg (Executive Director of 25 CPW Gallery).
Television Coverage on NY1
Posted Mar. 12, 2010
Further coverage of our magazine launch continues with a report filed Friday, March 12 on New York One, a cable news outlet catering to cable subscribers in the New York City area. Watch the segment (HERE)
Article in The New York Times
Posted Mar. 6, 2010
We (the editors) were very delighted to have had our exhibition and launch covered by the New York Times in the March 6th 2010 edition. The article can be read here: New York Times Article