Listen as Molly details her process in creating each painting, her relationship with the muses, and the secret meanings behind some of the annotations. Full video here: https://news.artnet.com/exhibitions/molly-crabapple-video-postmasters-657218
Monthly Archives: September 2016
The New York Times today released the newest animation by Molly, Kim Boekbinder, and Jim Batt – this time in collaboration with Jay Z and Dream Hampton. “As Ms. Crabapple’s haunting images flash by, the film takes us from the Nixon administration … Continue reading
For more info on Writing the War: http://www.brooklynbookfestival.org/2016-festival/writing-the-war For more info on Dark Nights, Bright Words: https://www.facebook.com/events/937367443051721/ (tickets $5)
WE COULD NOT BE MORE EXCITED! Annotated Muses, a gigantic 11 painting show, will finally be available for public viewing THIS SATURDAY September 10th! This may be your one chance to see the paintings all together in one place as they’re … 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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