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Animals Ask People: Caris Reid

Animals Ask People: Caris Reid

I first met Caris a little more than a year ago at the Richardson, where we quickly delved into an intense conversation about all things occult over tequila cocktails. I was pleased to later find that the mystery that infused our conversation was but a tip of the iceberg that makes Caris Reid a fascinating(…)

Ajit Chauhan at the Jack Hanley Gallery

My friend Neil is both an extraordinary chef and an art collecting fiend. Over one of his epic cassoulet dinners, he introduced me to the fascinating work of Ajit Chauhan. This Kansas-born, San Francisco-based artist has been playing with the notion of reconstructing our perceptions of known objects, creating new ways of conceiving familiar forms.Among(…)