The event of reading, of unearthing meaning applicable to life, is the only event of art. When reading is truly reading, then reading and writing are the same thing.  Signs such as the one pictured above and below are not unevents in the event they transform walking into reading and reading into, eventually, writing. 



I came across The Journal Gallery while walking around Williamsburg earlier today and have thought about this name eight times since.  “Journal” is such a good word, such a good name. Good things should be called Journal Things. The Journal Gallery, for example, is a good gallery.  “Journal” comes from the Old French “jurnal,” a […]