Month: December 2004



The Business of Art: Making the Most of Professional Organizations

The creative professions tend to attract individuals with independent natures. Yet writers have affiliated with International PEN since 1921, and composers with the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) since 1914. The College Art Association (CAA) came into existence in 1911 as a professional organization for both art historians and artists, in particular…

SPOTLIGHT: MOISES SAMAN IN PALESTINE Moises Saman is a news photographer for New York Newsday whose images of Iraq, Palestine, Afghanistan, and other countries transcend reportage by inflicting uncanny sensations on the viewer. The following is a series of unpublished photos from two of Saman’s trips to Palestine this year, most recently to cover Yasser…