8. The last New Yorker cover by Bruce McCall is wonderful: [Tumblr]
And, in this week's New Yorker (the Style Issue): Susan Orlean on Jean Paul Gaultier; Rebecca Mead on Daphne Guinness; David Owen on bulletproof clothing; and Janet Malcolm on Thomas Struth. Plus: Steve Coll on Palestinian statehood; James Surowiecki on gaming the jobs bill; Peter Hessler on a small-town druggist; Hilton Als on “Porgy and Bess” and “Follies”; Jenny Diski on shoplifting; Peter Schjeldahl on Willem de Kooning; Anthony Lane on “Drive”; fiction by Callan Wink; and more.
Saturday, May 25
We sat down with Anne Pasternak for a few questions about Creative Time's past and future, as well as the importance of having an awareness about public art in the city.