Thursday, February 27, 2014
Scientists can publish solid, clear research like this until they're blue in the face and it won't matter. You're still going to have the middle-aged or older parents who insist that their affluence, their education, their careful (over)attention to their young child outweighs any issues with age. They simply won't believe parental age is connected to any health issues - health issues that parental affluence, parental education levels, and parental (over)attention can't control, treat, or avoid.The denial level with this issue is unbelievably strong.
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
...Pozanti was in the middle of this new work, which, at the time of our visit, existed solely as blank wooden panels. It was the perfect occasion for a start-to-finish rundown of her process and an explanation of the bold, interlocking abstract compositions that have recently caught the discerning eye of the art world. From the language of unique shapes she’s invented—a 31-letter “alphabet” from which many of her forms are derived, to the considerations behind the shape of her paintings, which are square, like an Instagram icon, or rectangular, like an iPhone 5—Pozanti talked us through the realization of her work and a day in the life of one of New York’s emerging art stars...
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Monday, February 3, 2014
He did not care if we liked any of these sad specimens. The point was to make us believe them and to recognize in them — in him — a truth about ourselves that we might otherwise have preferred to avoid. He had a rare ability to illuminate the varieties of human ugliness. No one ever did it so beautifully...
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