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Rhona Bitner

is an artist living and working in New York City and Paris. Her work is currently included in the exhibition Theaters of Fiction at the Wellin Museum of Art at Hamilton College.

A Chance Encounter

I was delighted to bump into my old friend Harold in Grand Central last Tuesday, literally, as he was busy staring at the celestial ceiling. Not surprising, given his proclivity to look up at the moon. His intrepid nocturnal adventures—as chronicled by Crockett Johnson in his book Harold and the Purple Crayon (1955)—were a source of early inspiration to many young minds, my own included.


The Brooklyn Rail

JUL-AUG 2020

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