What Meets the Eye

Eisenman-ia at The New Museum

June 6, 2016

And yet. And yet, Eisenman is a terrific painter, full of invention, so much to look at, so much to argue with and and talk about. This genre of historical painting, maybe it is the “noblest form of art” as Alberti said because it is difficult [...]

Jennifer Bartlett and Me

May 10, 2016

  Now on top of everything else, Jennifer Bartlett is painting my paintings for me. As I learned courtesy of Raggedy Ann’s Foot (*) a couple weeks ago—do you see? And it pained me. Fearing to be supernumerary, I visited the show and I [...]

Something Wonderful and Something Awful

January 18, 2016

The wonderful: A series of drawings and poems about a boy looking for a wayward ox. He searches, he wrestles, “With all my energy, I seize the ox,” the ox struggles and charges and disappears “and there he stays, deep in the mist.” Later the [...]