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Art in Ad Places Exhibition & Book Launch

This Friday January 26th, Art in Ad Places will be celebrating the launch of their book compilation of last year’s campaign.  Please join us at the LUCAS LUCAS Gallery in Brooklyn starting at 7pm. 57 Conselyea Street, Brooklyn, New York … Continue reading

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Thunderstorm in Glasgow

Fireside Fiction presents, Thunderstorm in Glasgow. A Poem by Amal El-Mohtar with Illustrations by Molly   Rattle my heart, four-chambered sound loosen my language from my teeth tumble raaed out from a fallow throat and a forgotten year when hunched … Continue reading

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New Murals in Puerto Rico

During Molly’s most recent trip to Puerto Rico’s Mariana neighborhood to document the ongoing recovery process from Hurricane Maria, she installed three new wheatpaste murals. Kevin and Louisa Capitilo   Three men from the neighborhood playing dominos. These join her … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico Sketchbook: Radical Arts Collective

The next entry in Molly’s Puerto Rico Sketchbook series with the Paris review is up.  This entry in the series focuses on the small artist collective AgitArt.  Casa Taller was just the sort of iconic, authentic DIY arts space that gentrification had … Continue reading

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Interview With Molly on VICE Daily Podcast

On this episode, Crabapple explains how her experiences with Occupy transformed her career, leading her to cover life at Guantánamo Bay, Syria’s civil war, architecture in the West Bank, and beyond. -VICE Listen to the podcast here: https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/3k5pvv/vice-meets-molly-crabapple-podcast

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Puerto Rico Sketchbook: The Elders of the Island

The next entry in Molly’s Puerto Rico Sketchbook series with the Paris review is up.  This entry in the series focuses on the large elderly population on the island: “The wrecked economy and closed schools have forced countless younger people … Continue reading

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New Print in the Shop: Domino Kings

Just added to the shop: Domino King: portrait of the guys of Barrio Mariana, Puerto Rico. $10 from each print goes to Proyecto de Apoyo Mutuo Mariana, a collective kitchen/community aid center in Humacao, Puerto Rico Print is 17″x22″ on … Continue reading

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Sneak Preview of Vogue India Book

Molly is featured in Vogue India’s upcoming publication. Here’s a sneak preview: Frida never denied pain. Instead, with her art, she looked it frankly in the eye, and said, yeah, I see you, you ugly beast. You think you’re all … Continue reading

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Greeting Cards to Support the Karam Foundation

These greeting cards feature reproductions of murals Molly painted at the Karam House this past year. This is the first time the paintings have been reproduced in any print form. Each card includes an English translation of the individual’s quote and a … Continue reading

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Illustrations, Graphic Journalism Create Alternative Narratives and Historical Documents

American illustrator Molly Crabapple’s Scenes from Syria, published in 2015, is the result of a remarkable collaboration and a vivid exchange undertaken clandestinely in 2013 between her in New York, and Syrian journalist Marwan Hisham, in his native Raqqa. The duo later … Continue reading

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