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The End of a Year and the End of a Life: Eva Zeisel

The End of a Year and the End of a Life: Eva Zeisel

Eva Zeisel was a ceramic artist and designer who revolutionized tableware. She died yesterday at 105 after an amazing life that included being falsely accused […]

Top 10, 2011

Top 10, 2011

End of year lists allow a critic to consider the past year and tally up the most exciting cultural moments. I decided to take a […]

Ry Rocklen, Second to None, 2011, trophies, trophy parts, wood, 94.5 x 146 x 39 in. (240 x 370.8 x 99.1 cm.).

West Texas LAND Part 2

When we were driving to Marfa there was a shift in the landscape. We entered the desert. “It’s like we’re on Mars,” I said and […]