Police

16 Articles
Sorted by
Issue #148: Lee Quiñones by Luc Sante
20190110 1 L6 A5847 Pano2 Tg

Painter Lee Quiñones grew up on the Lower East Side and began his career tagging subway cars. His latest paintings are cut from his studio walls.

Celebration and Critique: Diamond Stingily Interviewed by Lori DeGolyer
Diamond Stingily1

Sculpture and installation that make memory present. 

Stephen Maing’s Crime + Punishment by Stephanie E. Goodalle
Crime And Punishment Credit Stephen Maing Final

In the aftermath of Eric Garner’s murder, a Black protester shouts at a group of cops, “Black officers, Puerto Rican officers, nobody likes you! Nobody. You are hated. You’re hated in New York and throughout the United States. This isn’t ignorance. This is anger, officer!” This scene from Stephen Maing’s character-driven documentary Crime + Punishment is another testimony to the rampant racial inequity in the United States.

Four Memories by Jonas Mekas
Jonas Mekas Dog 01

Disastrous screenings, Nam June Paik’s meeting with Bill Clinton, and time spent as a dog.

Laura Kurgan by Noah Chasin
Laura Kurgan Bomb 01

An architect talks about her data maps of urban conflict from Brooklyn to Aleppo.

Sondra Perry’s Resident Evil by Terence Trouillot
Sondra Perry 01

Black memes, black bodies.

Jason Harvey & Josh Safdie
Jason Harvey Bomb 2

“I draw bad guys for a living.”

Bruno Dumont by Nicholas Elliott
Bruno Dumont 01

“Chiaroscuro levels of thought.”

BOMB Specific: Dear David: An Exchange by David Geers & Peter Rostovsky
Rostovsky 2001 1000

Great to see you as always. A few questions came to me, typically after all was said and done. I thought I’d send them over while our very interesting conversation was still fresh in my mind.

Police, Adjective by Lena Valencia
Police1 Body

We follow the dutiful, slouching cop Cristi (Dragos Bucur) through the crumbling, gray streets of Vaslui, Romania as he pursues a teenager suspected of dealing hash.

William E. Jones’s Tearoom by Roberto Tejada
​William E. Jones

On June 23, 1962, in Mansfield, Ohio, the brutal murder of two young girls led to the arrest of Jerrell R. Howell, who admitted to the killings after a struggle to force them “to perform oral sodomy.” 

Pull Over! The Art of Yoshua Okon by Mónica de la Torre​
Okon 01

Anyone living in Mexico City knows that policemen not only epitomize official corruption, but are also noted actors and emitters of unsurpassable oxymorons and redundancies. 

Knock Knock by Linda Yablonsky

Knock Knock.

Cop, Grandmaster, Ninja, Wacko by Amos Poe
31 Poe Homepage

I. John the Cop.

“I don’t bullshit about what I did. 

Richard Price by Amos Poe
30 Price 1 Body

“You have to get under the skin of a character so much more profoundly, to write about it as opposed to filming it.”

Frankfurt by Angela Neúke
AngelaNe Ke Body

Photograph of police restraining rowdy onlookers during a prize giving to President Sengh of Senegal in 1969, Frankfurt by Angela Neúke.

No more results to load.
Nothing found—try broadening your search.