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Photographer Profile - Nancy Baron: "The dreamy vibe of Palm Springs washes over a traveler"

By David Schonauer   Tuesday December 13, 2016

Many of the photographs in Nancy Baron's new book, "Palm Springs: The Good Life Goes On," look like they sprang from a high-end home design magazine. The images are appropriately bright, elegantly composed, and perfectly styled views of the city's marvelous midcentury modern homes and the people who live in them. But the photos were not styled at all. "The fact that ...   Read the full Story >>

Illustrator Profile - Ward Sutton: "Just make stuff you feel great about"

By Robert Newman   Thursday December 8, 2016

Ward Sutton is an illustrator and cartoonist based in Fort Collins, Colorado. His bright, bold, comic book-influenced illustrations, cartoons and humor pieces have appeared in numerous publications, and he contributes regular graphic political commentary to the Boston Globe and other newspapers and magazines. Sutton also moonlights as Stan Kelly, the editorial cartoonist for The Onion, "a fake cartoonist for the fake newspaper," as he ...   Read the full Story >>

Photographer Profile - Matt Eich: "I do feel a much greater sense of purpose now"

By David Schonauer   Tuesday December 6, 2016

Over the years, a number of photography venues have declined to show Matt Eich's pictures of southeastern Ohio. "They turned it down because it was too depressing," Eich says. His new book "Carry Me Ohio" looks at a region reeling from the coal industry's decline - an Appalachian landscape of strip mines and forgotten people that Eich has been documenting for a decade ...   Read the full Story >>

Illustrator Profile - Drew Friedman: "Stick to your guns if you believe in your talent"

By Robert Newman   Friday December 2, 2016

Drew Friedman is an illustrator and book author based in rural Eastern Pennsylvania who specializes in caricatures. His illustrations have appeared in countless publications, from the cover of The New Yorker to a regular gig on the front page of the New York Observer. Friedman has created a brilliant series of books; his most recent-just published-is More Heroes of the Comics, an essential collection ...   Read the full Story >>

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