Q&A: Matt Black


What part of the planet would you like to explore? My backyard, I haven’t been there in a while. Have you recently been living by any life philosophy? Ecclesiastes. Are Pets Actually Prisoners? Right. What do you think is the most plausible of the supernatural? Beethoven. If You Had To Align Yourself With A Leader In History, Who Would It Be? Lord Eight Deer, king of the Mixtecs. What Was The Last Crime You Witnessed? The guy behind the counter making minimum wage. What Is The Next Book You Want To Read? I’m going with the crowd on this one “Capital in the Twenty First Century.” Summer Or Winter? Oh, definitely winter.

What is the worst thing about city life? I wouldn’t know, I live in a little town. Ultimate Camera? That would be no camera whatsoever. What Object Do You Want? A new suitcase. What Object Do You Need A new suitcase. Who Would You Never Work For, No Matter How Much They Offered To Pay? That’s a big category. Describe A Cheap Thrill. A nap. Is There Something Wrong With Kids Today, And If So, What?They actually seem better to me. Pick An Historic Moment From The Last Hundred Years To Bring A Camera To. The 1933 cotton strike in Corcoran, California.

Which Talent Would You Most Like To Have? Right now, the ability to dodge questions. Name an artist that is overrated. See above. What will baffle future generations about our day and age? They will be exactly as wrong as we are, won’t they? What is your plan for the next 24 hours? Go check out my backyard.

Matt Black – From the series “The Kingdom of Dust”.