Art & Craft

A black and white lithograph of an egg head with eyes half emerging from a black stand. Odilon Redon, The Egg, 1885. Lithograph in black on ivory china paper laid down on ivory wove paper, 17.25 × 12.36 inches (sheet), art institute chicago

Reading in the Dark

PICTURE ME: seven years old, curled shell-like around a book, oblivious to anything beyond the borders of the page. For as long as I can remember, I have been unable to resist Continue reading


The Mimic

  From Secret Life by The Ellsworth and Jeff VanderMeer. Images courtesy of Drawn & Quarterly. Read a short introduction to this book by writer and critic Alex Dueben.     Continue reading