Category Archives: Visual Art

Adam Soldofsky’s The Blind Swordsman Poems

Friend and former contributor to Paperbag Adam Soldofsky has been up to some interesting work lately, not the least of which is his current Tumblr project. A series of short poems built on screenshots with and without subtitles from a … Continue reading

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Instructions from Ali Znaidi

Another Instructions submission called “Words Rattle” from Ali Znaidi in Tunisia. A visual/poetic interpretation, monochrome and full of guitars. Just how we like it. Ali’s bio: Ali Znaidi (b.1977) lives in Redeyef, Tunisia where he teaches English. His work has … Continue reading

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An Assignment by Luka Fisher

Some lovely work from Luka Fisher, who sends in some assignments (as per our loose guidelines). And a folding instruction: Some Saint Genet types have cruel hands that in a single sheet of paper out you in the mail. Some … Continue reading

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Paperbag No. 6 Launch Reading

Hey Friends! Our latest issue, Paperbag 6, is live. Check it out! And we’re having a reading. TONIGHT! Pete’s Candy Store, 7 to 8:30pm Readings by: MARINA KAGANOVA NATALIE EILBERT Musical Performance by: DAVID WAITE MARTINSON Come celebrate with us! … Continue reading

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Collage

By: J/J Hastain

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By: Luka Fisher

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Flight Over a Small City. + Where I Live

By: Paul Anthony Rouphail oil on paper mounted to canvas 20 x 22 inches 2012  By: Maria Garcia Rouphail These bones, vintage buildings in a quiet neighborhood of sinew and nerve. Marrow mulched bee balm and white phlox growing in … Continue reading

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Paperbag Interview with Donald Graham Hershey

Donald Graham Hershey, b.1984, lives/works in Brooklyn, NY. His videos appeared in Paperbag 4. About the artist: “The images I create are imagined stories that find their being in the retelling. Starting first with an idea (the story) and then … Continue reading

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Sinopia

  By: Kathleen Gallagher Medium: Old postcard, leather strips, bathroom grouting and paint for clay (sinopia), plastic flowers, pictures of Madonna from magazine clippings

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Flight

By: Kathleen Gallagher Medium: Paper Bag, magazine clippings, paint  

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