Five Posts or Bust Roundup
Post #891 • October 21, 2006, 11:50 AM • 8 Comments
Drawn! reviews Cartoon Modern.
A retired carpenter from Flint may have solved the mystery of Stonehenge.
"It is mica that gives the full moon its pale, shimmering haze; eggshell that leavens the colors of pigments; soot that darkens the oldest inks. The exotic objects unroll, revealing scrolls, or flip open, showing scrims or textured papers on which images of 13 centuries are disclosed: delicate spider webs and imposing elephants, erotic encounters and brutal acts, seashells and atomic explosions." Edward Rothstein.
"He wasn't anything special, this Kelrast fellow. Yes, his last name is an anagram of 'stalker.' Yes, he looked like Captain Kangaroo. Yes, he could be annoying and socially awkward. But did he have to die?"
Ghiberti doors to tour. Expect them at the Met in late 2007.
Department of Skills: Necessity, the mother of... well...