Clay moulds and belly casts: New ways to capture special memories

Clay moulds and belly casts: New ways to capture special memories

WHILE photographs and videos to capture life’s key moments are now commonplace, there are a few in the city who prefer getting a clay mould made, especially to mark occasions like the arrival of a baby or something equally momentous. And Ranjana Singh, a clay moulding...
Devan Shimoyama’s Vision of a Dazzling Black Future

Devan Shimoyama’s Vision of a Dazzling Black Future

A reading list for black futurity—what might it contain? The paintings in Devan Shimoyama’s “Shh…,” a small recent show at De Buck Gallery in New York City, offer some recommendations. Each of the six large glittering collages, painted in oil and acrylic and adorned...