https://www.newcriterion.com/issues/2019/2/irving-sandlers-goodbye Karen Wilkin gives a perceptive, intelligent review of Goodbye to Tenth Street, assessing which characters could be an amalgamation of past infamous people in the art scene of the time, as well as noting details within the story’s relation to art theory and history through Sandler’s lively book, which she notes is mostly a […]
Jack Estes traveled to England and Europe to visit Chas Mayhead, (‘Rumours: A Memoir of a British POW in WWII’) for his 100th Birthday.
Here is an unusually affecting book of poetry that takes into you the earthy life of a farm, with its many exotic pets, like yaks… it opens different territories for the inner life as she delves into beautiful, moving, drifting and chilling spaces. The cover pic of her book is of “Lady my very special […]
Author James Anderson published with PBS ~ Jack Estes. Crown picked him up, but I wanted to give a shout out, along with this brilliant trailer for his latest release Lullaby Road.
In Russell Hill’s The Egret, a grieving father wreaks vengeance on the hit-and-run driver who caused his daughter to die. This father, never named in the book, begins stalking the uber-rich and conscienceless Earl Anthony Winslow. As the tension escalates, so do the attempts on Winslow’s life, moving up from a gunshot to a poisonous snake […]
The New York Times Reviews Sandler’s ‘Goodbye To Tenth Street’ as one of the Best Art Books In 2018!
New York Times – The Best Art Books of 2018 The Times’s art critics select some of their favorite art books and books related to art of the year. Click to see full NYT link By Roberta Smith ‘GOODBYE TO TENTH STREET: A NOVEL’ By Irving Sandler (Pleasure Boat Studio). Anyone drawn to postwar New York’s art scene […]
Mary Lou Sanelli is a writer, dance teacher and literary speaker. She lives in Belltown. PBS Books by Mary Lou Sanelli Click on books to view: In what kind of world does a baby girl live in a homeless camp? Originally published in Seattle Times November 23, 2018 Donna Grethen / Op-Art A bike ride past […]
The Robert Sund Poets House to now carry these Sund titles to simplify the ordering/shipping process. PBS was honored to distribute these Robert Sund books: Taos Mountain Poetry. Literary Nonfiction. Art. Edited by Glenn Hughes and Tim McNulty. Afterword by Glenn Hughes. After growing up in the Pacific Northwest, poet and painter Robert Sund was […]
Goodbye to Tenth Street by Irving Sandler “It’s not unusual for an art historian or critic to mingle with artists; it is unusual for an art historian to turn those interactions and the firsthand knowledge that results into the basis for scholarship,” Blair Asbury Brooks wrote on the website Artspace in 2014. “This was Sandler’s […]
THERE IS SO MUCH TO BE GRATEFUL FOR IN THE ENDLESS ABUNDANCE OF LIFE. A THANKSGIVING POEM FROM PBS AUTHOR MICHAEL BLUMENTHAL, THANK YOU FOR SHARING THIS WITH US: “In a dark time, the eye begins to see… […]