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Art & Film: Jersey Boy Part 3 (in discussion with painter and poet Michael Medina)

Michael Medina‘s paintings, and impassioned discussions of them, proved too much to contain in one issue of The Big Picture. Here, in the final part of his conversation with Scott Jordan Harris, he discusses Grace Kelly, Children of the Corn and the Antichrist. In Issue 7, you told us how, after contracting meningitis at a […]

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Art & Film: Jersey Boy Part 2 (in discussion with painter and poet Michael Medina)

For Issue 7, Scott Jordan Harris met Michael Medina, a New Jersey-based painter whose astonishing canvasses are profoundly influenced by film. Here’s the first of two online continuations of their conversation. Many painters are often referred to as ‘filmmakers’ painters’. (The influence of Caravaggio on Martin Scorsese, for example, is well known.) Are there any […]