Producer: Robert Knafo
Paula Hayes, maker of bulbous glass terrariums and idiosyncratic gardens, has produced a string of exhibitions, public and private garden commissions, and new works in her Brooklyn and East Village studios over the last few years.
Paula's also raised questions about the boundaries between nature and art, gallery and garden, and the "life" of and relationship to an artwork - and, more urgently, is preparing for a museum career survey and finishing up a large-scale commission for MoMA. So you'll excuse her if she's been feeling like taking a break, a daily restorative refuge, in the backyard behind her Brooklyn townhouse, in a mockingbird-tattooed teepee that she shares with a recently adopted cat.
The teepee is not just a refuge, however - it's also where she works with crystal...gaze into the latest NewArtTV studio visit with artist Paula Hayes.