Yearly Archives: 2017

Scenes From Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli’s Trial

On July 28th Molly covered the closing of the Shkreli trial, documenting the proceedings with her signature evocative portraits. See the full series on BuzzFeed: https://www.buzzfeed.com/mollycrabapple/scenes-from-pharma-bro-martin-shkrelis-trial?utm_term=.heWxx9VZq#.pvnQQ8Eon

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Interview with NY Times Live on Facebook

See Molly live-draw and flip through her current sketchbooks while talking about art, activism, and getting your start as a young artist.  View full interview here: https://www.facebook.com/nytbooks/videos/vb.1002391179791389/1590884577608710/?type=2&theater

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This Is Not A Border: Reportage & Reflection from the Palestine Festival of Literature

Molly’s report from Gaza is included in this great new anthology from Bloomsbury press. Available here: https://bloomsbury.com/us/this-is-not-a-border-9781632868848/ About This Is Not A Border Celebrating the tenth anniversary of PalFest, This Is Not a Border is a collection of essays, poems, and sketches from … Continue reading

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New Print in the Shop: Portrait of Julia de Burgos

  En todo me la juego a ser lo que soy yo – “I gamble everything to be what I am.” Available here: https://mollycrabapple.com/product/portrait-julia-de-burgos/

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The Bore of Babylon at Wellington Court Astoria

The Trumpbeast rears his ugly heads again this time as part of the Welling Court mural project in  Astoria, Queens – installed on Vernon Blvd. across the street from Hallet’s Cove Playground.    Photos are courtesy of Raphael Gonzalez: https://www.instagram.com/zurbaran1/

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Bore of Babylon Mural in Williamsburg

Molly has finished install the first Bore of Babylon wheatpaste mural in Williamsburg! If you’re in New York go and visit the lovely restaurant Cheeseboat at 80 Berry St. in Brooklyn.   

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New Items in the Shop

We’re delighted to announce that we have new prints available in the shop!         Frida Kahlo Self Portrait at the Box   The Bore of Babylon and His Consorts Special 17″ x 36″ edition print, only five are … Continue reading

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Challenging State Repression at the Left Forum

Molly will be speaking with the Left Forum Friday June 2nd at 7:15pm at John Jay College for their 2017 Conference, talking about challenging state repression with art. ..the old “reasonable, responsible” regime of exploitation has broken down. These are radical … Continue reading

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FRENCH PEN POSTERS

Molly’s posters from the PEN America protest are now available in French thanks to Nancy Bruseker. Click an image to download a hi-res copy which may be used for protest or educational purposes.  

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Art in Ad Places

Art in Ad Places is a 52-week campaign of replacing advertisements with artwork. Each week, we partner with a new artist to install their work at a payphone kiosk in New York City. Molly participated by providing one of her … Continue reading

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Talking to Anarchists in Greece

Greece’s Anarchists Are Taking Better Care of Refugees Than the Government   Volunteer groups like Calais Action and Samos Volunteers pick up much of the slack. Often leftist in ideology, volunteer groups work on shoestring budgets, but, unconstrained by the … Continue reading

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SPEAK OUT

These past few weeks it appears all our worst fears about the fallout of a Trump presidency have been realized. People across the country have responded to the fascist executive orders with righteous outrage and extraordinary empathy by means of … Continue reading

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