Monthly Archives: July 2012

Bluestockings Signing

Thanks so much to everyone who came out to Bluestockings last night to hear Sarah Jaffe be incisive, and me prattle about Toulouse-Lautrec fetishes, oppositional defiant disorder, art, money, and rebellion. Bluestockings has some signed copies of Devil in the … Continue reading

Comments Off on Bluestockings Signing

Behind the Scenes Painting

Working on Shell Game means I often spend 10-12 hours a day in front of a giant piece of wood, wearing Fred’s old shirts, punching my hands so they work and trying to create a convincing universe. laying down tape … Continue reading

Detail Shots from Shell Game

The Hivemind The Hivemind The Hivemind The Hivemind The Hivemind Business of Illness Business of Illness Business of Illness Business of Illness Business of Illness A New England A New England A New England A New England A New England

Molly on Marla

For Gallery 1988’s Crazy for Cult show fight club eyes Framed in antique bubble glass in progress

Comments Off on Molly on Marla

Devil in the Details Preview

Devil in the Details is hitting stores TOMORROW.  See them caps?  That means you should go and buy a copy. Here’s a preview of some of what’s inside  

Comments Off on Devil in the Details Preview

New Press: Guernica, Avgi, Artslant

Goths in hot weather! Me, Laurie, and the gorgeous Greek journalist Natasia Giamali + Natasia Giamali, a journalist for the SYRIZA affiliated Avgi, interviewed me and Laurie about Discordia. Article in Greek. The google translate is amusing + Street Art and … Continue reading

Comments Off on New Press: Guernica, Avgi, Artslant

Amsterdam Demimonde

In June, Royal Talens flew me out to Amsterdam. The sketch series I did, Amsterdam Demimonde, is now up on The New Inquiry In June, a company I work with flew me out to Amsterdam, ostensibly to create art about … Continue reading

Comments Off on Amsterdam Demimonde


beautiful and burnt out building. Athens From July 4-9, me and journalist Laurie Penny travelled to Athens to research Discordia, an illustrated ebook on life under the Eurozone crisis.  Random House UK will be releasing it in early fall my … Continue reading

Comments Off on Athens

Two New Silkscreens

July silkscreen of the month is here.  Very few available.  Pick one up here. May Day General Strike poster.  For sale on Etsy.

Comments Off on Two New Silkscreens
  • Sign up for the mailing list

  • Available For Pre-Order Everywhere


    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 United States Library of Congress and the New York Historical Society.


    Order your copy today:
    indiebound | amazon | barnes and noble

  • Get in Touch

    Molly Crabapple:
    [email protected]

    Speaking Engagements: The Lavin Agency
    [email protected]

    Literary Agent: Alice Whitwham
    [email protected]