Amy Kellner

One of Many Possible Art Issues

The 90s Were Intense

I first saw Marlene McCarty’s artwork in the late 90s. She made a series of huge portraits of teenage girls who had killed their mothers, accompanied by captions describing the murders in grisly detail. The girls were drawn painstakingly with no...
Amy Kellner
11.1.10
Stuff

An Interview With Ryan McGinley

Amy Kellner
7.19.10
The Seeing Trails Issue

Live Freed or Die

Dolly Freed is my hero. In 1978, at the age of 18, she wrote this smart, funny, and frank manifesto called "Possum Living: How to Live Well Without a Job and With (Almost) No Money". In it, she explains how she and her dad (whom she refers to...
Amy Kellner
1.1.10
1994

Preppy In Pink

If you are a young female person in New York in 1994 and you are not wearing X-Girl, you are not cool. Does that hurt your feelings?
Amy Kellner
10.1.09
Stuff

Why I'm not killing myself today - excellent monkey photo

I know we just told you about this awesome art show called ANIMALANIA
Amy Kellner
2.23.09
The Talking Issue

An Interview with a Schizophrenic

My friend Phiiliip (yeah, spelled like that) is schizophrenic.
Amy Kellner
10.2.08
The Talking Issue

Lynda Barry

If you were ever a weird kid or a sad kid, you have to read Lynda Barry’s comics and novels immediately because they will freak you out with how much you’ll relate.
Amy Kellner
10.2.08
The Talking Issue

A Gay, Orthodox Jewish R&b Singer

I've known Ari Gold since we were ten. We went to an Orthodox Jewish Yeshiva together. He was my first big crush because he sang jingles for TV commercials and we both loved Madonna, which, in the Orthodox community, automatically made us freaks. And...
Amy Kellner
10.1.08
The Mexican Issue

A Mexican In... New York

Vice: Hey, you work for us. What was your first impression of New York?
Amy Kellner
6.2.08
The Homo Neanderthalensis Issue

Crazy Glu

You know that gay people recruit, right? Yeah, well, they do, and Girls Like Us Lesbian Quarterly is the perfect brochure for luring cool young women over to the dark side.
Amy Kellner
3.2.08
The Homo Neanderthalensis Issue

Wooooo Tang

Besides, oh, I don't know, <i>Vice, Wooooo</i> is the coolest magazine out now.
Amy Kellner
3.2.08
The What We Do is Secret Issue

Suck On This

The inspiration for my series of gum paintings first came to me when I was working on my papier-mâché boulders.
Amy Kellner
1.2.08
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