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Hacking the Crowd at SXSW

Molly Crabapple – visual artist, and Kim Boekbinder – musician, are both champions of the crowd funding age. Both have received international praise and recognition for their groundbreaking work in their respective mediums, as well as the way they run … Continue reading

Shell Game Opening

Save the date! The Shell Game opens to the public Sunday, April 14th from 7-10pm. Smart Clothes Gallery 154 Stanton Street New York, NY 10002

Coming to London

The Story Conway Hall 25 Red Lion Square, London, WC1R 4RL Friday, February 22, 2013 Event runs 10am-4pm I go on at 12:00pm. I’m going to talk about art and politics. London School of Economics Women Writing History @ LSE … Continue reading

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Speaking at CUNY Grad Center

Has the successful transmission of images become essential to engaging in and sustaining dissent? In our mediatized world, issues of visual representation lie increasingly at the center of the social movements. Join illustrators Peter Kuper and Molly Crabapple in discussion … Continue reading

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Rock the Vote

It’s Halloween, but we won’t be scared. There are SIX DAYS until the election and #WeWill vote, #WeWill be heard. Election info at www.rockthevote.com.

Signing with Kickstarter at NYCC

Catch me at the Kickstarter booth in Artist Alley (N407) at New York Comic Con, Saturday, October 13th from 1-2 pm. I’ll be signing copies of Week in Hell and Devil in the Details. As most of you know, both … Continue reading

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Vote for our panel for SXSW 2013

Kim Boekbinder’s and my interactive panel, “Hacking the Crowd: Artists as Entrepreneurs,” is up at SXSW PanelPicker. Read the description below, then please follow the link to cast your vote. Molly Crabapple – visual artist, and Kim Boekbinder – musician, … Continue reading

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George Hearts Maria

Art Nerd Invasion Presents: George Hearts Maria Opening: September 1st, 2012 On September 1st, Art Nerd Invasion and Lori Zimmer present “George Hearts Maria,” a Victorian pop-up plucked out of history and taking root in Helium Cowboy’s summer group show. … Continue reading

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Crazy 4 Cult: New York

Crazy 4 Cult: New York Aug. 9th, 2012 6-9pm Gallery 1988 presents Crazy 4 Cult: New York. Featuring over 200 artists, the show opens August 9th 6-9 pm and runs through September 1st. Gallery 1988 NY Pop-Up Store 64 Gansevoort … Continue reading

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Transmography: Opening June 7th

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

London + Dublin Signings

Hey comrades!  I’m going to be doing speaking gigs/ Week in Hell signings in London and Dublin next week!  Deets below.  I’m so very excited to see you.  London is one of my favorite cities in the world, and this will be … Continue reading

Karma-Con Part II: Studio Salon

Next Wednesday, March 21st, I’ll be at the Rubin Museum taking part in the Studio Salon where I’ll begin drawing my piece of the Wheel of Life. Starting at 6pm you can visit me at the museum while I begin … Continue reading

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3/2- Speaking at the Rubin Museum

Me and seven other artists were invited by the Rubin Museum of Art to reinterpret the Tibetan Wheel of Life. I’m going to be painting hell! As part of the program, I’ll be speaking with curator Beth Citron this Friday … Continue reading

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That French Comics Documentary

Sex in the Comics, a French documentary on erotic comics, directed by Joelle Ooserlinck, with interviews with R. Crumb, Zep, Milo Manara and others, hosted by a (dubbed, mini-skirted) me. Broadcast January 28th, 8pm, on ARTE

Kim Boekbinder’s Pre-Sold Tour

Musician Kim Boekbinder is redefining the concept of touring with her pre-sold tour, but she needs you to back it! As a bonus, I’ll be doing a unique poster for every city on the tour that’s successfully funded, so backers … Continue reading

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Moleskine Drawing Jam at Bloomingdales

Moleskine Drawing Jam at Bloomingdale’s 59th street featuring: Molly Crabapple, This Saturday, I’m going to be at Bloomingdales customizing covers for Moleskine.  Each one will be a different gold drawing of octopii, libraries, and our model, the fantastically dapper Giovanni … 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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