When Nathaniel Benjamin was growing up, his mother was studying to be a nurse. He was fascinated with all of the medical illustrations she had in the house—especially with books about physical abnormalities. Today, he’s is a printmaker, muralist, and director of the community printmaking studio Laika Press, and he’s still fascinated with them.
Listen: Episode 16, Nathaniel Benjamin
Photos: Courtesy Nathaniel Benjamin
Laika Press is now located at 136 Vesta St. in Reno. More info here.
This episode of the Double Scoop Podcast received support from the Nevada Arts Council and the National Endowment for the Arts.