Articles by Talking Pictures


January 23, 2021

a pair of clear & simplest near laid out in desperate sands oh Fini land i said: “Alas! (thought I, and my heart beat loud) How fast she nears and nears! Are those her sails that glance in the Sun, Like restless gossameres? ” i know [...]


December 21, 2020

a manner a group of soft ware entrepreneurs an office a stage a barista pro an assessment a decision a gray green enamel ornamental knot weed family low scrub land plant a bush a computer an american rapper a greek school a donor a missus indoors [...]

these days

November 18, 2020

  these days i do things with empty chairs i do things with crows too age of world lost to the worlds hello bottom i sit in front of chairs the Bottle Cup of marvelous airs lost friend’s dunno sun without arc all irk no lark it’s [...]

The Drawings of Matt Freedman

November 15, 2020

In performance, Matt drew upside down on a pad he hung around his neck—so generous! rightside up for us. By chance and this is very Freedmanesque if you know what I mean, I read a line or two of “On Grand Strategy” * today at the Strand: [...]

The Collector #21

October 19, 2020

 Keith Sanborn / Les LeVeque We’re already in deep with the title, which amounts to at least a partial description of one of my favorite paintings. It hangs dark yellow on pushpins through gromets on the pale yellow wall above the two monitors in [...]

rusty sugar

October 18, 2020

  few constants left empty emptier beach gill cleft chiffon black & swathes of bronze odds on Mars dangerous chatting nothing comes into view a very light future from the waist up a heading but no one knows what to do some people think [...]

The Collector #20

September 27, 2020

Lisa Schiller / Leon de Troy When the stay at home mandate began in mid March, I decided to move temporarily (or so I thought at the time) to my beau’s house in Brooklyn because it offered more space than my apartment and we could weather the [...]

Peggy Ahwesh into the Night

September 26, 2020

The restless night owl Peggy Ahwesh likes to travel and “have adventures”. So since the “world was topsy turvy  this summer,”* she scouted locations in upstate NY during the day, drove out along deserted country roads in the midnight hour [...]