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Press & Interviews:

Photo series in L.A. Taco, May 17, 2016
   Recap: Opening Night of Kilduff's Cavern at Daniel Rolnik Gallery (by staff)
    permalink 1   permalink 2

Photo series in Huffington Post, May 17, 2016
   Photo Series Explores How Nude Models Feel In The Skin They’re In (by Priscilla Frank)
    permalink 1   permalink 2

Write up in Artillery Magazine, May 11, 2016
   KILDUFF’S CAVERN AT DANIEL ROLNIK GALLERY: The Art World's B Side (by Beverly Western)
    permalink 1   permalink 2
& images posted to Artillery Magazine, May 13, 2016
    JOHN KILDUFF: KILDUFF’S CAVERN at Daniel Rolnik Gallery (by Daniel Rolmik)
    permalink 1  

Los Angeles Times:  A mention of my being the Michelin Man on May 7, 2016 (May 6, 2016 - by Carolina A. Miranda)
"Datebook: Portraits of pugilists, a key L.A. collagist gets his due, and a piano show about destruction"
      Article section: "L.A. collagist gets his due"   Permalink 1   Permalink 2

     An error I found was the article stating that the show opens on "Saturday May 6",
      when it actually opened on Saturday May 7.
            "John Kilduff, at Daniel Rolnik Gallery. Kilduff, known as “Mr. Let’s Paint” for his wild painting performances
            on treadmills, has a new show opening at Daniel Rolnik that is part conceptual flower shop,and  part paean to
            vintage Americana.  For the former, the artist is painting specially commissioned canvases of flowers for $100
            a pop (just in time for Mother’s Day) and in the area he calls “The Cavern” he is featuring works inspired by
            the show “American Pickers,” which includes renderings of bits of garage sale detritus, as well as a full-blown
            pinball machine crafted out of cardboard. Opens Saturday at 6 p.m. and runs through June 1.  There will be a
            special performance by the Radioactive Chicken Heads and appearance by MQ Schmidt as the Michelin Man
            during the opening. 2675 S. La Cienega Blvd., Culver City,"

Horror Kungfu Theatre celebrates Michael Q. Schmidt - July 7, 2014
Part 1
Part 2
Part 3
Part 4  
R** U Talented Radio Show,  June 1, 2014
"Promoting LGBT Love Stories on "The R**U Talented Radio Show"
    video interview:

Noiseless Chatter, April 14, 2014
"20 Questions, T&E Edition: Michael Q. Schmidt"  (link) (webcite permalink)

Interiew on Dr. Foxmeat, January 2014
"MIchael Q. Schmidt interview"

Talon Marks, November 2, 2012
"Life Drawing Keeps Halloween in Art"  (permalink)

IMVDB, March 8, 2012
"WTF Moments with Michael Q. Schmidt",     (permalink)  (archive 1) (archive 2)
    interview audio:  

IMVDB, July 12, 2013
"Ben Fee on "They Told Me" by Sallie Ford & The Sound Outside" and speaks toward Michael's talents

CoaguLAradio Today, June 15, 2011
    "The Alex Schaefer Hour with Michael Q. Schmidt"   (permalink) (link) (archived link)  
    interview audio:    

Screen Junkies, February 24, 2011
     "9 Tim and Eric Regulars Who Need a Caneo in 'Billion Dollar Movie'" (permalink)

Adult Swim, 2011
     "Our Favorite Tim & Eric Regulars" (permalink)

89.3 KPCC - Southern California Public Radio, August 7, 2010
     "Actor and Nude Model Michael Q Schmidt on Art, Friendship and Decency"   (permalink)
    interview audio:  

LA Observed, August 4, 2010
     "He's got a nude body for radio" (permalink)

DougH on the Go! July 9, 2010
     "Before the Flood" (tonight only!) (permalink)

DougH on the Go! June 7, 2010:
     "Long haul to Newhall and back" (permalink)

Film Threat, Februay 10, 2009:
     "Michael Q. Schmidt: Portrait of an Indie Actor" (permalink)

Rhino Room TV, Season 1, Episode 3, January 2008:
     "Michael Q. Schmidt interview" (permalink), January 20, 2008:
     "A nude but Naked King, and Democracy at Work" (permalink)

LA Weekly, January 12, 2008:
     "Some Paintings"  (article permalink)  (images)

DougH on the Go! January 21, 2008:
     "Illum" (permalink)   John Geary album (permalink) (images)  

theStream.TV, "Guide to Getting a Life", July 10, 2007:
     "Martini Beerman interviews Michael Q. Schmidt 300lb male NUDE model"  (permalink)

The Hour / CBC News, February 7, 2007:
     "Let's Paint TV" by , Michael Q. Schmidt and John Kilduff (article permalink)

UCW Entertainment Newswire, October 19, 2005:
     "A Hilarious New Talent in Michael Q. Schmidt"     (permalink)

Cabaret Voltaire, May 19, 2005:
     "Performer's gallery"     (permalink)

Eye Spy LA, May 10, 2005 (mention):
     "Caberet Voltaire receives a savior" by Christian Meoli     (permalink)  (2nd archive)