Saturday, May 14

Molly Crabapple

Displaced Syrians at a camp south of the Turkish border.
"Molly Crabapple is an artist and writer living in New York. Her memoir Drawing Blood was published by HarperCollins in December 2015. Her work has been described as 'God’s own circus posters,' by Rolling Stone, but beneath the lavishly detailed surface, it engages injustice and rebellion. Because of Molly’s 2013 solo exhibition, Shell Game, a series of large-scale paintings about the revolutions of 2011, she was called 'an emblem of the way that art could break out of the gilded gallery' by The New Republic. ..."
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