Long before performance art, long before conceptual art, there was Bloomsbury, that group of talented, incestuous friends for whom life, books, and art were inseparable. Design writerreviews the 100th-anniversary exhibition now touring university museums.
writes about the library at Texas A&M University, a research library that’s making its competitors run for the money.
But Jan and Crispin Elsted, founders of Barbarian Press in British Columbia, are the most civilized savages you’ll ever meet.
Did Sir Francis Drake make it to Alaska? Columnistsays we shouldn’t believe the mapmakers—they were just trying to sell new maps.