Tag Archives: J. Crew

gerontophobia

Jenny Holzer Gerontophobia Racism, sexism, antisemitism, xenophobia, and homophobia are no longer acceptable responses to diversity and multiculturalism. “Isms” and phobias are being conquered, and then one after the other they are being put away in a cupboard marked history. Make no mistake, conquered is the right word, because the prejudices, stereotypes, and ignorance that […]

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what she wants

  Manipulated When I opened my mail this morning, this is one of the first things I saw, my daily “alert” from J.Crew. And of course, because I’m highly attuned to these things, I took note that the woman in the picture is “older.” Because I was not yet fully awake, I spent the next few […]

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fur heaven’s sake

Chin Chi The first time I touched the fur of a chinchilla, I realized I could never wear fur again. It’s precious really, this little cuff of rabbit fur I found at one of my favorite fabric stores. It’s soft, so soft that you can almost not feel it. I first experienced that when I […]

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i am an exponent of myself

Women Working This is artist and performer, DB Lampman. I spotted her when she was moving through the trees, looking like a creature from a Sendak book. It was just another happening in Central Park. She may look a bit forbidding, but she was lovely. DB told me she had been working with/on this creation, “I Am an […]

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