The Bard’s most famous sonnet very nearly wasn’t a Shakespearean sonnet. Rejected pairings of content and form, from rondelet to an acrostic hiding his name.
An artist’s personal issues become manifest through dozens of identically dressed little men.
A Seattle painter creates friendly portraits of volcanoes in part to mitigate fears of complete system failure.
A new book captures Chicago’s financial markets at a moment when there are no offers for trades—any trading company’s horror vacui.
Paintings full of ceremony, mysticism, and sisterhood that remain electric with desire, even when the object of desire is a mystery.
Mid-century magazine clippings find new life in collages that are just the right amount of weird and clever.
Copper deer, bears with cabinet legs, and other absurdities to be found in the future wild.
Portraits of black men that bring attention to the unique humanity of each individual.
In elaborate collages and installations, paper can generate elements that are capable of building new worlds.
Paintings of Yosemite and other locales are full of place and history—and plenty of sex and weather, too.
Eve becomes a woman of many lives, whether trying her first cigarette or weeping in a wedding dress.
A young abstract painter from San Francisco explains why Instagram is the best art critic of all.