A few days before leaving with his wife, the writer Naomi Spector, for his retrospective at the Benaki Museum-Pireos in Athens, artist Stephen Antonakos welcomed Rail publisher Phong Bui to his SoHo loft/studio to talk about his life and work.
Allan Graham welcomes Brooklyn Rails John Yau to his studio and home, east of Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Green Hermeticism: David Levi Strauss in conversation with Peter Lamborn Wilson and Christopher Bamford
"We all agreed that there is not a sufficient spiritual focus for the environmental movement," says Lamborn Wilson. "And without a spiritual focus, a movement like this doesn't generate the kind of emotional energy that it needs to battle against global capitalism."
Collecting is a little bit like making love. You dont know who your perfect partner is going to be. And you really dont make a choice that way.
In his current exhibit Tuesday Afternoon, now on view at Marlborough Chelsea till January 8, 2007, artist Will Ryman translates commonplace urban scenes into playful but unsettling sculptural gatherings.
Surely you know, said M. Croche, the dilettante hater, that a genuine appreciation of beauty can only result in silence?