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Holly Myers – 9/12

Holly Myers, writer, critic and sometimes curator will read from her latest book, Wild Rough Country. The second in a series of artist books, these works combine images and text to explore ideas, impressions and themes in their raw state. The series is intended to serve as a fluid compositional space, intuitive and open to spontaneity.

On September 12th, Holly will speak to the origins of the project, her interest, excitement and future of the project.

Join us:

When: September 12, 2019

Where: La Sala de Galisteo

5637 Rt. 41 Galisteo, NM 87540

Time: Doors open at 6 PM; Event begins at 6:30 PM

This event is free and open to the public, donations accepted.

Holly Myers is a writer, critic and sometimes-curator based in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Her collection of short fiction, A Cylindrical Object on Fire in the Dark, was published by Insert Blanc Press in 2018. Road Noise, the first in a series of artist books, was published by her own imprint, then/and publications, also in 2018, followed by the second in the series, Wild Rough Country, in 2019. Her fiction has appeared in the Antioch Review, Zyzzyva and Joyland. Her story The Guest House was anthologized in New
California Writing 2012
(Heyday) and an excerpt of her first novel was published in Gen F: An Anthology of Short Stories for the Comic Tragedies of Our Times, edited by Gordy Grundy. In addition to writing fiction, Myers covered the art world as a critic for the Los Angeles Times and the LA Weekly for fifteen years. Her art writing has also appeared in the New York Times, Art Review, Art + Auction and Modern Painters, among other publications, as well as in numerous artist catalogs. Please see thenand.com for more information on her work and various projects.