Chaise-Longue

In addition to the Nose suite of 30 etchings, five prints, known informally in the workshop as the “Nose Extras” – El Lissitky, Mirror, Odalisque, Chaise-Longue, and Nose on…

Odalisque

In addition to the Nose suite of 30 etchings, five prints, known informally in the workshop as the “Nose Extras” – El Lissitky, Mirror, Odalisque, Chaise-Longue, and Nose on…

Mirror

In addition to the Nose suite of 30 etchings, five prints, known informally in the workshop as the “Nose Extras” – El Lissitky, Mirror, Odalisque, Chaise-Longue, and Nose on…

El Lissitzky

In addition to the Nose suite of 30 etchings, five prints, known informally in the workshop as the “Nose Extras” – El Lissitky, Mirror, Odalisque, Chaise-Longue, and Nose on…

Nose 30

DARKNESS AT NOON I read Koestler’s Darkness at Noon as a first-year university student. It was written in the immediate aftermath of the 1937/1938 Stalin…

Nose 27

A SYLLOGISM OF PRINTING (libel) Testing an image through printing. The drawing on the etching plate is covered in ink. The ink is wiped off,…

Nose 28

PUTTING THE S INTO LAUGHTER Compulsory Hilarity. An X in Russian is transliterated as Kh, a guttural clearing of the throat like the G in…

Nose 25

YES, OF COURSE (bust) Noses feature often in Gogol’s writing. He himself had a famous nose. A bust of him in the hermitage shows a…

Nose 23

VANITAS (the bath) Much can and has been written about artists and their mirrors. Four decades ago John Berger gave an elementary lesson in optics.…