Painting by James Nares.
María Irene Fornés, Jeff Weiss, art by Cindy Sherman, Billy Sullivan, Robert Gober, Laurie Simmons, and more.
Painting by James Nares.
Photograph by John Coplans.
Painting by Keiko Bonk.
Painting by Gustav Klimt.
Couple in a Bar and Wedding Party by Tom Jenkins.
Photograph by Laurie Simmons.
Photograph by Vera Lehndorff and Holger Trülzsch.
Allen Frame talks to playwright and director María Irene Fornés, author of several plays including the Obie-winning Mud, Danube, and Sarita.
Homage to Frank Lloyd Wright and Triumph of the New York School by Mark Tansey.
Photogram by Alan Scarritt.
Memories mix in "The Man In The Apple-Green Tie" by Alison Armstrong.
Man Pouring Wine and Women and Luncheon, from the Domestic Ritual Series by Mary Frey.
A man and a woman set drapes on fire, "Drapes" by Barry Yourgrau.
Painting on paper by Melissa Miller.
Painting by Anslem Kiefer.
From the Meiji Series, 1884, oil on canvas, by McDermott & McGough.
Short story from the book Jailbait by Brad Gooch.
Evocation 1 and Evocation 2 by Bill Rice.
Coleman Dowell's remembrances of time with Carl Van Vechten, "At Home With Drosselmeier" from the work in progress A Dark Book.
Drawing by Patrick Naggar.
Duncan Smith on the intricacies of photographic and celebrity overexposure.
Painting by Peter Schuyff.
Glenn O'Brien provides the anti-treatise for the post-surrealist conception of the world: the Subrealist Manifesto.
Characters approach death in defiant ways, "Boy Blowing Bubbles" by Jacques Teboul. Translated from French by Georgia Marsh and David Rattray.
Drawing by Billy Sullivan.
Painting by Carolee Thea.
Photograph by Richard Prince.
Four photographs from the Bus Series by Cindy Sherman.
Painting by Colin Lee.
Image Robert Gober's series Slides of a Changing Painting.
A brief reflection on the narrator's neverpresent boyfriend and the telephone.
David Craven, In Fear of Glamourous Women, 1984.
Painting by Robert Hawkins.
Drawing by Robin Winters.
Short story about a mysterious denizen of an abandoned theater, "Gargoyle" by Patrick McGrath.
Four photographs, by Bill Cunningham, of Total Beauty in Three Acts by Delia Doherty and Corey Tippin.
Short story on how people change and change others.
Drawing by Donald Sultan.
Drawing by Sandro Chia.
"Be Relaxed," "You Are There," and "I'm Not Kidding" by R Bartkowech.
Painting by Eric Fischl.
Painting by Saul Ostrow.
Four flash fiction pieces, "Fool," "Change," "Worry," and "Trapped" by Roberta Allen.
Sean Elwood, Big Wheel, 1984.
Watercolor painting by Ernst Trowager.
Painting by Stephen Lack.
Painting by Freya Hansell.
A candid interview with '80s downtown actor and playwright Jeff Weiss, starting with a scene from And That's How the Rent Gets Paid, Part IV and continuing with questions pulled from a hat.
Recurve and Interpolator by Steve Wood.
Painting by Terry Rosenberg.