Essays

Elinor Carucci’s Theater of Everyday Life

Carucci has staged the territory of domestic intimacy for almost thirty years.

Ellen Driscoll / Lost Cartography

The silhouettes and ghostly traces she conjures with sumi and walnut inks are insistent and ephemeral.

Danny Lyon: Rebel With a Camera

Lyon was not the run-of-the-mill concerned photographer hoping for photographic notoriety; he was seeking revolution.

Glimpses of an Insurrection

Baltimore is an intimate place. We know each other. We call it ‘Small-timore.”

28 Notes for Roy DeCarava

22. You employed rubbled lots like ravaged proscenia. It’s Waiting for Godot in Harlem.

Finding Photographs

Finding photographs is a different adventure than taking photographs. Nostalgia and irony are the first obstacles to overcome.

Tabitha Soren: This American Moment

Are these runners paranoid and delusional, or are they visionary?

Ivar Kvaal

Hibernation is a liminal space between life and death, a limbo.

Paula McCartney: A Field Guide to Snow and Ice

Perhaps there is another way of knowing the world other than by our narrow habits of classification.