Raphael’s Portrait of Lorenzo de’Medici The Metabunker summarizes the problems of attribution surrounding the Raphael portrait sold at Christie’s in 2007
Interview: El-P & Aesop Rock Click here to read our 2003 in-depth interview with two of New York’s finest.
Continuous Creation — Titian’s Nuova Natura On Titian’s aesthetic of the unfinished and Renaissance notions of the subjective.
Bleed Runner On Blade Runner: The Final Cut. Also, read producer Charles de Lauzirika’s comments here.
Damian Marley & Nas Interviewed The Distant Relatives interviewed on their 2010 tour
Fantask Skriverier om butikken Fantask og dens placering i det danske kulturbillede.
The Miracle in Milan Review of the 2011-12 Leonardo show at the National Gallery in London
Hergé and the Order of Things Hooded Utilitarian column on Hergé’s vision and the necessity of comics criticism that engages deep form
Bruegel, Rembrandt, Crumb and Cartooning Extended Hooded Utilitarian piece on R. Crumb’s Genesis and the cartoon tradition.
New Yorker Cartoons: A Legacy of Mediocrity A deadening force at the heart of the art form, smothering the field in bourgeois mediocrity
Hogarth’s Chicken Fat An analysis of Hogarth’s rich imagery as both support and counterpoint to his storytelling
Bellini in Rome Thoughts on Giovanni Bellini and the grand Rome retrospective.
Interview: Muñoz & Sampayo Read our 2001 conversation with the Argentine comics grand masters and Angoulême Grand prix winner(s) here.
Cézanne’s Card Players On Cézanne, time, figure drawing, still lives, and the classics
Jimmy Corrigan’s Spectacular Reality Article on Chris Ware’s Jimmy Corrigan