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Necessity

Rachel and Luca, Laurel Lake, NH. July , 2012 I am back home after a two-week family break. In between coffee breaks, floating on a clear lake, watching the shimmering light and being with my loved ones, I read two books – John Berger’s ...

i want to read all the news

Martin John Callahan: I Want To See All Of The News From Today Currently a teaching fellow at the Slade School of Art in London, Callahan’s sparse electronic work touches the rawer nerve-tips of our media-immersed selves. This current piece is ...

all we have left

Filtration tank, Shastraling Talau (near Rani ki vav), Patan. Gujarat, India. Novemeber 1995, platinum-palladium print, 8×10 in Tonight, a friend, Claire Reishman read out an inspiring anecdote (I think from Wayne Dosick’s When Life Hurts: A ...

frozen car project

Mary Carothers and Sue Wrbican continue their collaborative work with this current project. Commenting as they do with much of their work on Americana, and the rub between the ephemeral and the mythic, Mary and Sue provoke, amuse and confound with The ...

Steve Martin, punch lines and art

Steve Matin, comedian and actor, writes this in the current issue of Smithsonian Magazine: “In a college psychology class, I had read a treatise on comedy explaining that a laugh was formed when the storyteller created tension, then, with the punch ...

Robert Clarke-Davis

Robert Clarke-Davis (check the web site link below to see his photographs) sends me postcards and small, hand–bound books almost every week. Some ten years of this, and I now have several boxes full of his hypnotic, deeply felt imagery, and feel ...