The Estrangement Principle from Nightboat Books NYC Launch














Rainbow Slice, 2014, archival ink-jet print, 19×12.5″

Launch party for The Estrangement Principle, a book of essays from Nightboat Books on labeling art queer: Sunday November 20th, 6-8pm, at Callicoon Fine Arts, 49 Delancey St, New York City. Special guests Saretta Morgan, Amelia Bande, and Jess Barbagallo give short readings from the book.  The Estrangement Principle is available wherever books are sold & at Small Press Distribution.

Straight Photography at The Range

Eyeballs, 2013, archival ink-jet print, 19×12.5″

The Range in Saguache, Colorado is hosting an exhibition of 41 photographs and a poetic essay from May 21-June 30, 2016. Please visit to view a gallery tour of Straight Photography (15:32).

The Photographer available through Small Press Distribution

Newslip, 2013, archival ink-jet print, 18×12″

My first book of poetry, based on 5 plus years of writing on photography, is out from Roof Books. You can purchase The Photographer through Small Press Distribution.

Friday Nights at The Poetry Project

New Years Day Marathon Reading, 2016, Photo Credit Ted Roeder

Check out The Poetry Project’s calendar for the latest schedule, where I curate and host the Friday Night Reading series, which runs bimonthly, October-May.

A New Nothing with Katie Kline

Please visit the photo conversation site A New Nothing to view Katie Kline’s photos talking to my photos.

SOMA Summer Open Studio

I participated in the SOMA Summer Residency in July & August of 2014.

Talk at R.A.T. in DF on The Estrangement Principle

At Residencias Artisticas Intercambios in DF, Mexico on August 19, 2014 I gave a bilingual talk with Gabriel Gonzalez and moderated a conversation on my essay The Estrangement Principle.

Hallway Show

I had a show of ten photographs in the hallway leading to my studio March 30-April 27, simultaneous with The Smile Face Museum. The selection of images in this show will be part of a book of photographs forthcoming from What Nothing Press.

Lilies, 2013, archival ink-jet print, 18×12″

Wednesday Nights at The Poetry Project

I coordinated & hosted the Wednesday Night Series at The Poetry Project for the Winter, Spring & Fall 2014 seasons. My introductions are archived on the Project’s blog. On June 4, 2014 Fran Lebowitz and I had a brief conversation before her Q&A with the audience at St. Mark’s Church.

Anthology Film Archives Premiers The Photographer Slideshow

For this edition of Anthology Film Archive’s regular series SINGLE FRAME, Ariel Goldberg presents the world premiere of THE PHOTOGRAPHER, a slide show and reading of essays. This performance is made possible, in part, by a 2012-13 grant from the Franklin Furnace Fund supported by the Jerome Foundation; the Lambent Foundation Fund of Tides Foundation; and by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.