Thank you to Keith Jenson at Brainwomb for making this gothtastic sendoff to 2011. Happy fucking 2012, comrades.
Monthly Archives: December 2011
Part of a four page spread in GenLux, were they put me in this stunning, fragile Valentino dress I kept thinking I was going to tear with my monkey paws
2011 was one of the best years of my life. Often being an artist is a trudge where you slog through making things and punch your hand to make it stop hurting and pray that people won’t notice your self-plagiarism. … Continue reading
On December 14, George Whitman, the proprietor of Paris’s Shakespeare and Company bookstore, died. He was 98. I was 17 and sitting under a cherry tree when we met, and he invited me to live at the shop. He changed … Continue reading
Mad Aussie genius Jim Batt has sent more photos from the set of I Have Your Heart, where he is toiling away cutting out individual leaves of ivy for your amusement. Jim, I speak for us all when I say, … Continue reading
Rest in peace, Christopher Hitchens. So brilliant, so lacerating, so wrong, so right.
Based on the poem by Robert Browning- because who doesn’t love long golden hair and a fundamentally indifferent universe. 17″ x 22″, on Canson fine art rag paper, in archival inks. Signed and numbers, limited edition of 25 Available HERE
Honored to have art in this amazing anthology from N+1 (alongside contributors like Angela Davis and Slavoj Zizek). All royalties are donated to Occupy Wall Street.
My art for Kim Boekbinder’s new song New York City. She wrote it for me, and my hometown. I love it very much You can buy the art, song, and even a t-shirt here.
Private commission. Portrait of Catherine Deneuve Tomorrow is the last day to commission a piece in time for Christmas I’m still accepting commissions for Christmas. I’ve had an almost insanely varied career that’s involved everything from children’s books to perverse … Continue reading
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About Molly:Molly Crabapple is an artist and writer in New York. Her memoir, Drawing Blood, was published by HarperCollins in 2015. Brothers of the Gun, her illustrated collaboration with Syrian war journalist Marwan Hisham, will be published by One World/Penguin Random House in May 2018. Her reportage has been published in the New York Times, New York Review of Books, The Paris Review, Vanity Fair, The Guardian, VICE, and elsewhere. She has been the recipient of a Yale Poynter Fellowship, a Front Page Award, and a Gold Rush Award, and shortlisted for a Frontline Print Journalism Award. She is often asked to discuss her work chronicling the conflicts of the 21st Century, and has appeared on All In with Chris Hayes, Amanpour, NPR, BBC News, PRI, and more. The New Yorker described her 2017 mural "The Bore of Babylon" as "a terrifying amalgam of Hieronymus Bosch, Honoré Daumier, and Monty Python’s Flying Circus.” Her art is in the permanent collections of the Museum of Modern Art, the Rubin Museum of Art and the New York Historical Society.
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