I watched the vice presidential debate last night and it put me in an awful mood. At least it was a good reminder that politics are boring, politicians are boring, lies are boring, populism is boring, MSNBC is boring, terrorists are boring, the economy is boring, women are boring, men are boring and America is boring.
Komar and Melamid's classic, America's Most Wanted Painting
Matthew Cerletty's work seems particularly comforting and vital at the present moment. Above is his drawing Lincoln, 2005
Elizabeth Peyton's portrait of Al Gore
Hans Holbein, The Ambassadors
Sheila Pree Bright