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March 15th, 2015
Episode 455 of 539 episodes
Welcome to episode #453 of Six Pixels Of Separation - The Mirum Podcast.I can't remember when I first heard of Nathan Sawaya, but I knew his work long before I knew the artist's name. That's what happens when you see a sculpture made of LEGO. That sculpture stopped me dead in my tracks. It was very evocative... almost disturbing. Yes, those same little bricks that get jammed into our feet at two in the morning when we're trying to get a glass of water from the kitchen. Was someone making a joke? Was this serious art? A great piece of art does this. It moves you. Emotionally. Physically. It gets you thinking. After you experience it, you can't stop thinking about it. Delving online to discover who had created this piece - and if there was any more where that one had come from - you discover Nathan Sawaya. Sawaya was a corporate attorney in New York City, until he decided to leave that life to become a full-time artist working with LEGO bricks as his medium. It's an amazing journey and a fascinating story. Enjoy the conversation... Here it is: Six Pixels Of Separation - The Mirum Podcast - Episode #453 - Host: Mitch Joel. Running time: 42:04. Hello from Beautiful Montreal. Subscribe over at iTunes. Please visit and leave comments on the blog - Six Pixels of Separation. Feel free to connect to me directly on Facebook here: Mitch Joel on Facebook. or you can connect on LinkedIn. ...or on twitter. Six Pixels of Separation the book is now available. CTRL ALT Delete is now available too! Here's is the my conversation with Nathan Sawaya. The Art of the Brick. Follow Nathan on Twitter and Instagram. This week's music: David Usher 'St. Lawrence River'. Get David's song for free here: Artists For Amnesty. Download the Podcast here: Six Pixels Of Separation - The Mirum Podcast - Episode #453 - Host: Mitch Joel. Tags: advertising podcast art of the brick audio blog blogging brand brick artist business book business podcast david usher digital marketing Facebook google instagram iTunes lego lego artist lego master builder marketing blog marketing podcast nathan sawaya twitter