When I arrive at the Levertov residence, it’s a Friday evening, 5:34 pm, just before sundown. It’s a race against time because candles are lit and once the sun sets, Shabbat, the day of rest, begins, and you can’t flip a switch, operate a car or for that matter, snap a photo.
Everything’s better in pairs: Siegfried and Roy, shoes, art, etc. Vivo
Contemporary is well aware of this. In its upcoming exhibition Give Voice to Image, 14 local poets partner up with 14 visual artists.
Yeah, we get it, do-it-yourself craft has been glamorized into
mainstream art. Granny hobbies are now paradoxically cool. Knitting’s no
longer stitched by the arthritic hand—in fact, it’s become underground