Sean McDonough on Steve DiBenedetto

Sean McDonough on Steve DiBenedetto

Steve DiBenedetto, REworked, 2019-2020, Oil on linen, 25 x 19 inches   In April, John Yau wrote a piece for Hyperallergic on Steve DiBenedetto’s work during isolation: “What Do Artists Need to Make Their Work?” Everything looked fantastic in situ. I wanted more and,...
Camilla Fallon on the Intimate in Isolation

Camilla Fallon on the Intimate in Isolation

Much has changed since I wrote a short Art in Isolation piece for Paintings on Paintings. Now, not only are we in a global pandemic that will change our lives forever, we witnessed the callous murder of George Floyd on video and Black Lives Matter mushroomed into a...
Maria Porges on Looking for the Lodestar

Maria Porges on Looking for the Lodestar

  I wrote this letter to Julie on May 23rd. It represents my frame of mind during the first months of quarantine, when the most difficult problems I was encountering were being able to buy what we needed and having to stay away from other people. On May 25th, George...