Dear Comrades, with the Mona Lisa. Bitch totally photobombed me. I’m writing to you from the black and brocade lobby of the Vondel Hotel in Amsterdam. I’ve spent the past week in Europe, at the behest of my beloved Royal … Continue reading
Monthly Archives: June 2012
Laura Watts at the Chicago #noNATO protests, May 2012, by Molly Crabapple, with words by Laurie Penny Laurie explains the project below…. Discordia is coming! We’ve been waiting to announce this for a while. On the 4th of July, the … Continue reading
I’ve spent the last few months on brutal binge painting for Shell Game. Unfortunately, I don’t have good art photos yet, but these cellphone photos should give you an idea of the insanity
The posters I did for Makerbot are now up in their shop. You can see a bigger version at that link to. Which you’ll want to do, because holy detail insanity. What I thought when I first saw Makerbot. God … Continue reading
Another art journalism collaboration with Laurie Penny, this time on the student protests in Montreal See more work and read Laurie’s article over at The New Inquiry.
June silkscreen of the month. Screened by Melissa Dowell. BUY HERE
Transmography Thirteen Fairytale Portraits of Queers Beyond the Gender Binary by Molly Crabapple and Najva Sol Transmogrify,Verb: To transform, esp. in a surprising or magical manner From poets to porn-stars, computer nerds to community gardeners, artists to activists: these portraits … Continue reading
Sign up for the mailing list
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.
Get in Touch