Justin Taylor at Book Court, 8/19/14
Amy Bloom at Book Court, 8/15/14
Jess Row at Book Court, 8/14/14
Chip Kidd at Barnes and Noble Tribeca, 8/13/14
Yesterday I had the pleasure of being the artist-in-residence at the Ace Hotel. I decided to find out what all the beautiful people were reading in the lobby on a lazy Sunday afternoon.
A big thanks to Tumblr & the kind staff at Ace Hotel — especially for the free cookies* in my room.
*Those were free, right?
Elissa Schappel at Housing Works, 8/7/14
Lev Grossman at St. Joseph’s College, 8/5/14
Bryan Lee O’Malley at Barnes & Noble, Upper East Side, 8/4/14
Kanye West vs. Honore De Balzac
19th Century Authors and 21st century rappers have a lot more in common than you think. To illustrate the point, this week’s guest blogger, artist Kate Gavino, made some spiritual pairings, merging the past and present. Follow along this week for more of her genre-bending illustrations.
I’m Mashable’s guest blogger this week! I’ve drawn up two series, and here’s the first: 19th Century French Authors and 21st Century Rappers. Stay tuned for the first drawing of the second series later today…