Isabel Samaras's quirky, sexy, pop-surrealist art has had a cult
following for yearsand now at long last her first monograph, On
Tender Hooks, is here. Drawing her influence from classic TV
shows and paintings by the Old Mastersfor example riffing on
Gricault's Raft of the Medusa by replacing the figures
with characters from Gilligan's IslandSamaras has created
a witty, erotic, and surreal body of work. This fresh and dazzling
volume includes a... more...