Gertrude Stein reads If I Told Him: A Completed Portrait of Picasso

Stein reads her 1923 word portrait of Picasso in a recording from 1934. Inspiration for NAPOLEON’s collaborative exhibition, As first as exactly, part of CITYWIDE: A Collective Exhibition, November 2013. Exhibition openings on November 2 & 16, from 2-5pm, at Traction Company, 4100 Haverford Avenue, Philadelphia.

Mystery, Surprise, & Hot Sauce

Our parents (my parents) teach us to value and to strive for routine, security, moderation and discipline in this life; in order to keep us safe. Yet, it is in those moments of risk,  mystery, surprise, and discovery in life, in the gallery, and in the studio, that we feel most alive. I waited too … Continue reading

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