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Death of an Artist
Death of an Artist
Pushkin Industries

You’ve heard of Jackson Pollock but you may have never heard of Lee Krasner. Krasner was an artist, Pollock’s wife, and the... more

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Bonus: Krasner's Way with Eleanor Nairne

Katy speaks with Eleanor Nairne, who first introduced her to Lee Kranser’s work. Back in 2019, Nairne exhibited a groundbreaking... more

28 Jun 2024 · 25 minutes
Episode 6: A Phoenix From the Ashes

1956. New York City. After Pollock’s death, Krasner balances her new role as executor of his estate and her ambitions... more

21 Jun 2024 · 24 minutes
Episode 5: The Kiss of Death

1955. Upper West Side. Jackson Pollock seeks help from a psychotherapist practicing controversial methods.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

14 Jun 2024 · 22 minutes
Episode 4: Jackson Pollock Inc.

1945. East Hampton. Lee Krasner and Jackson Pollock start a new life in a farmhouse 100 miles east of New... more

07 Jun 2024 · 28 minutes
Episode 3: The Collector

1942. Midtown. Peggy Guggenheim arrives, opens a gallery and gives hungry artists hope.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

31 May 2024 · 33 minutes
Episode 2: Inner Rhythm

1936. Brooklyn. A young Lee Krasner leaves home and starts to create a kind of art America has never seen... more

24 May 2024 · 29 minutes
Episode 1: Crash

1956. Paris. An artist named Lee Krasner learns that her husband is dead.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

17 May 2024 · 21 minutes
Death of an Artist Season 2: Krasner and Pollock

On May 17th, Death of an Artist returns with an all new season hosted by Katy Hessel about the woman... more

03 May 2024 · 3 minutes
An Epilogue: Live from A.I.R. Gallery

A live audience and curator Patricia Margarita Hernandez join Helen at the A.I.R. gallery in this epilogue to the series.... more

20 Dec 2022 · 31 minutes
The Numbers

In the wake of the #metoo and Black Lives Matter movements, art museums began publicly touting their dedication to diversity.... more

04 Nov 2022 · 22 minutes
Death of an Artist
Bonus: Krasner's Way with Eleanor Nairne
Death of an Artist