Cara Benedetto is a New York City based artist. She has exhibited at Taxter and Spengemann Gallery, Night Gallery, ICA Philadelphia, MOCA Cleveland, and Metro Pictures. Her writing has been published with Area Sneaks, Qui Parle, and Halmos. She has held recent writing workshops at Art Metropole in Toronto, and the Städelschule in Frankfurt. She currently teaches at VCU in Richmond.
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July 27th, 2016
Stephanie LaCava Interviews Paul Chan for The Believer
Stephanie LaCava recently talked with Paul Chan for a series of interviews she's doing about "The Artist's Novel" on The Believer's site. Read their full chat here.
July 14th, 2016
“Virgin” Featured on Printed Matter Table
New Lovers #1, How To Train Your Virgin by Wednesday Black, is featured on Printed Matter’s themed table of the week. They call it a “fantastical romp.” See the rest of the table here. They also included Cara Benedetto’s Burning Blue and Claudia La Rocco’s The Best Most Useless Dress on their “Beach... more
October 12th, 2015
i-D Talks With Paul Chan About New Lovers
Paul Chan recently did an interview with i-D's Zio Baritaux about all things New Lovers from what character(s) he's attracted to in the three latest books to why all the New Lovers writers are women and why we need erotica now more than ever:"It is a realm of poverty of imagination where people suff... more
June 23rd, 2015
Badlands Profiled in New Issue of Cultured Magazine
The June/July issue of Cultured Magazine features a profile of Paul and Badlands by Maxwell Williams in which New Lovers and Hippias Minor are discussed as well as the similarities between being an artist and being a publisher. As Paul puts it in the piece:“...I think we realize that the experience ... more