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The newest titles from Badlands' erotic fiction series New Lovers have critics and writers swooning. i-D magazine describes My Wet Hot Drone Summer by Lex Brown as  "a searing, sci-fi thriller with sex robots, pleasure machines and swingers," and Burning Blue by Cara Benedetto as, "an intimate portrait of an epic love affair." Adult Magazine calls I Would Do Anything For Love by Al Bedell "genius." Artnews describes the New Lovers series as "outré" and "erotic," The Fadermore calls it "essential reading for Fall," and 

Petra Cortright, 2012

Petra Cortright gave the first reading of her seminal artist ebook HELL_TREE in 2012 at the NY Art Book Fair. For over an hour, Cortright mesmerized the audience with an incantatory performance that meandered from the banal to the profane. These are her hand written notes for the reading. They detail in cryptic phrases the different sections Cortright read from HELL_TREE. Beautiful and funky, the 4 notes crystalize the unique sensibility of one of the most interesting artist working today.

  • lexbrown Lex Brown

    Lex Brown is an artist, writer, and performer. She graduated summa cum laude from Princeton University in 2012, and attended Skowhegan School for Painting and Sculpture that same year. In 2013, she was the Coordinator and Lead Teacher at Thomas Hirschhorn’s Gramsci Monument, produced by Dia Art...more

  • unnamed Al Bedell

    Al Bedell is a writer who splits her time between New York and Los Angeles. Her writing explores quotidian trauma and the contemporary female condition. She studied Philosophy at the University of Hartford. more