Josh Dorman on Jordi Marlet

Marlet told me he “met that bear in Denver, traveling across the U.S. by train.”

Painters on Paintings is a conversation between contemporary artists and their influences across time.


Hey, we’re back! We missed you. Painters on Paintings took a pandemic pause. One benefit to running a small journal is that it can wax and wane with the tides of our energies and immune systems. This is what has kept the project sustainable since 2014. For many of us...

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Trenton Doyle Hancock on Kerry James Marshall

The cool confident stare of Marshall’s “Nat Turner” speaks directly to me as a painter, saying to accept without regret the task at hand and rewrite the master script of possibility.

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Alison Kruvant on Hedda Sterne

She saw New York as a “Surrealist” city. With its unfathomable density, extreme juxtapositions, and collective lack of sleep, the city hasn’t changed much.