A Picasso Painting Could Get Auctioned Off for $140 Million in May
Does someone who buys a painting for $140 million simply take out their chequebook and ask for a pen? Do they swipe their American Express Centurion? Do armoured cars pull up in front of Christie's, laden with gold bars?
Incest: the Other Valentine's Day Massacre
Curator Bob Nickas presents a special look at incest through the ages.
Komp- laint Dept. Fandom, Paul Nelson, and Patti's Myth or "My Fan Club Hates Me"
Was Patti Smith her own biggest fan?
One of Many Possible Art Issues
"I’ll be your drain tonight.” How’s that for an opening line? Unforgettable? Perverse? And yet somehow... tempting? Keep in mind that it’s being delivered by a man in his early 60s.
Two albums from the Melvins in the same year. What have we done to deserve this blessing? Or is it?
"All you can do is cling to your obsessions.... Construct your own personal mythology out of them.... Follow those obsessions like stepping stones in front of a sleepwalker.... [Because] if you compromise with your own obsessions, that way lies...
The Hate Issue
Behind The Looking Ass
Because Alice in Wonderland wasn't weird enough.