Category Archives: Photos

Jeel School Mural

Molly again participated in Zeitouna, a program aimed at aiding and inspiring the youngest victims of the Syrian crisis. Alongside other mentors, she returned to Reyhanli, Turkey to paint murals for the Jeel School for Syrian refugee children. Like these? … Continue reading

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Creem

Molly Crabapple will not be silenced. The New York artist has come a long way from nude modeling and doodling, asserting herself as an important political voice, pen and brush of the art world. Whether she’s on the Islamic front … Continue reading

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Weeks in Review

This picture was taken over a year ago. Me, Kim Boekbinder and Jim Batt had decided to do something grand. We wanted to tell a story of love and death in a central European city made out of paper cutouts- … Continue reading

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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

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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

Athens

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

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Portraits by Bill Wadman

Click to make big Friend and renowned editorial photographer Bill Wadman came over and shot these amazing portraits of me. Check out his work at On Taking Pictures

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My Shirts for Red Bull and Chinashop

Chinashop, Red Bull’s culture blog, recently launched a series of music events at LA’s Viper Room. To celebrate the launch, they had me design a shirt. Pics this ‘away

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Me x Stoya x Dirtee Hollywood

Behind the scenes with Stoya and Dirtee Hollywood from Brainwomb on Vimeo. Video lookbook by Brainwomb. Very NSFW song by Kim Boekbinder Back from Paris! Dirtee Hollywood just released a new season of shirts with my designs. Stoya of the … Continue reading

PEN Festival

photo by Flavorwire So… I haven’t updated the site with my many lovely Star. St Germain photos from Stumptown, because I have spent the last week at the PEN Festival painting giant paintings on the subjects of Labour, Truth, Revolution, … Continue reading

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Photo from Paris

Shakespeare and Company, ten years after I first went there (and I say this without irony), became myself Photo by Juliane Berry Me when I was 17, in front of Shakespeare and Co, with founder George Whitman

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SXSW, I love you

God, what an amazing, sun filled, barbecue stuffed three days in Austin. SXSW, I love you, and I only regret leaving you so soon. Btw, seeing one’s crazed octopus illustration on the arms of fifty thousand people is quite a … Continue reading

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    Molly Crabapple is an artist and writer in New York. She is the author of two books, Drawing Blood and Brothers of the Gun, (with Marwan Hisham). Her reportage has been published in the New York Times, New York Review of Books, The Paris Review, Vanity Fair, The Guardian, Rolling Stone, and elsewhere. She has been the recipient of a Yale Poynter Fellowship, a Front Page 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, and more. 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.

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