Welcome to a new & improved Looking Closer!

A quick note about the design improvements you're seeing on the website.

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Mystery and Message

Photographer and teacher Michael Demkowicz on "What We Talk About When We Talk About Art."

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Sorry! (A Temporary Blog Malfunction)

If you've been checking this blog recently, then you may have seen something strange: Old blog entries suddenly reappearing as if they were brand new, with no explanation. I can explain what's happening, but only in part...

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A (Temporary) Farewell to Film Review Work

Writing, I find, is a joy and an adventure. But it's not much of a job. In fact, you need another job in able to afford to do it.

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This Blog's New Address

Thousands of dollars, countless hours in committee meetings, and all kinds of consumer testing later... we have a decision. This blog now has a convenient new address.

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Number 10,000

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