What Nerve!: Alternative Figures in American Art, 1960 to the Present by Dan Nadel, Dominic Molon, Roger Brown and Robert Cozzolino (RISD Museum of Art/D.A.P) $40.00 - What Nerve! reveals a hidden history of American figurative painting, sculpture and popular imagery. It documents and/or restages …
Songs of the Abyss
by Eamon Espey
Published by Secret Acres
164p, b&w, softcover, 6.5"x9.5"
I may not need to tell you, but I will tell you, this book is important and good. In the stark graphic breakdown that borders on occult visualizations, you have folks like Ron Regé Jr. holding down the magical ecstasy end of things and folks like Espey who prefer to go full force into torturous explorations of our mortality. Warped and unlike all else. -EF