“A Massive Force Like That of Miracles,” an Interview with Emily Chiavelli

Yang:Tell us a little about yourself. Emily:My name is Emily Chiavelli. I grew up in Boston, lived in Kentucky for a couple of years, then lived in California for a while, then went back to Kentucky before I came to New York for this program. I have a BFA in photography from Northern Kentucky University.… Continue reading “A Massive Force Like That of Miracles,” an Interview with Emily Chiavelli

Appropriation troubles

Richard Prince, reigning king of appropriation, has just been dethroned.  Or maybe just temporarily demoted.  On March 18th, Prince and the Gagosian Gallery lost the suit brought against them by French photographer Patrick Cariou for copyright infringement.  For his 2008 show at the Gagosian called 'Canal Zone', Prince took a large number of photographs from… Continue reading Appropriation troubles