What to do?

I’ve been toying around with an app on the iPad since I have taken a benighted and ill-deserved one-year break from painting. (Credit goes to my friend and far-more-talented painter David Patrick Trowbridge for the inspiration to hit the iPad.) The problem is, (if it is indeed a problem) the app does things I can’t, and I can do things the app can’t.   I’ll post some images later. Continue reading What to do?

F4ntastic Four

Josh Trank isn’t a name that turns heads. At least I don’t think so. And this isn’t a Hot Take. F4ntastic Four, the last installment of that superhero team’s cinematic franchise, directed by Trank, didn’t turn many heads either. It starts out as an adept but facile superhero origin story, entertaining and good enough to make us want to follow it, before turning into what others have termed a body-horror movie (and there are indeed easy comparisons to Cronenberg, parallels if you will, if you want to summon them from the grain). In other words, it’s intriguing, even as yet … Continue reading F4ntastic Four