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"Signs Preceding the End of the World" by Yuri Herrera, translated by Lisa Dillman.

Ejiwa Ebenebe’s body-positive Afro-fantasia

Ejiwa Ebenebe, who goes by the nickname "Edge," is an illustrator based out of British Columbia whose work focuses on young women of color. Her subjects occupy positions of power and mystery in fantasia-like settings, where they almost always stare back at the observer in ways both indifferent and angry. Ejiwa can be found on …

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The High Nordic Art of Viktor Vasnetsov

Viktor Mikhaylovich Vasnetsov (1848 – 1926) was a Russian painter specializing in mythological and historical themes and one of the founders of the nationalist romantic movement, the so-called "Russian Revival." After graduating from the seminary, Vasnetsov moved to St. Petersburg, where he studied art at the Imperial Academy. Famed in his lifetime, he was given …

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