Ace AIR: Morgan Parker
For her residency night at Ace Hotel New York, author / poet / artist Morgan Parker created 13 Ways of Looking at a Blk Girl. Pictured above, the original document is 8.5″ x 11″, pencil on hotel stationary (bond). You can download a PDF for free here.
Morgan Parker is the author of Other People’s Comfort Keeps Me Up At Night(Switchback Books 2015). A Cave Canem fellow, editor at Little A, and poetry editor for The Offing, Morgan lives in Brooklyn where she also co-curates the Poets With Attitude (PWA) reading series with Tommy Pico.
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Ace Hotel London | March 19, 2020
Bodies, much like the people who house them, are vastly different. How we understand them, then, is largely dependent on how they’re shown to us. Photography — or the two-dimensional renderings we encounter upon first blush — introduce us to those bodies, but offer something else, too.
Ace Hotel New York | March 5, 2020
Braulio Amado, designer & illustrator, chats with longtime Ace pal and legendary New York City DJ Justin Strauss for this edition of Just/Talk about bridging punk and electronic aesthetics, his mutant art space SSHH, experimental weirdness at Bloomberg Businessweek and what he would do with one trillion dollars tomorrow.