Riding the Dragon

Riding the Dragon

I'm pleased to announce that I've launched a new website -- a place for and about artists: Riding the Dragon. Over time, I've realized that many of my interviews and articles linked around the idea of the artist/intellectual's struggle with his/her own process, and that the goal was not to suppress the struggle, but survive it. With that in mind,…
being an artist

being an artist

I’m very excited that I’ll now be offering artist mentoring through Eyes in Progress. Here is a short introduction video.
A Love Affair with Arles

A Love Affair with Arles

“[Arles] is the magic of pulling many, many creators into a playground designed specifically for them. A playground, we remember, is one of the first and most sacred of places for meeting on equal ground with peers, and learning, joyously.” My latest blog post, up on GUP Magazine, reflects on the magic of Rencontres d’Arles.
Liberté, Égalité, Fraternité

Liberté, Égalité, Fraternité

I spent the morning of November 13, 2015 in a police station in Paris, reporting the theft of my wallet in a pickpocketing the night before. It was boring: sitting in a semi-broken chair in a bureaucratic waiting room, filling out forms for a crime that would never be solved but was only a matter of paperwork. And I think…

Merry Christmas

Santa will be with you in a just a minute. After his coffee. And updating his Facebook status. New York, 2014 Save