Tag: Craig Taylor

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David Byrd’s palpable tenderness

Contributed by Craig Taylor / The late David Byrds affecting show, on view at Anton Kern Gallery, revolves around what he called his magnum opus: an artist book, Montrose VA 19581988, chronicling his job as an orderly at the New York State Veterans Home psychiatric ward. Like many artists of […]


On a Cartoon Graveyard

Contributed by Julian Kreimer/�At 3:10 pm on a blustery Thursday afternoon, the falling sun refracted off the 3rd floor windows of PS 42, the Benjamin Altman Elementary School, named for the department store magnate, a first-generation son of Bavarian Jews who rose from running a small Lower East Side dry-goods […]