From 2012-13 the New York Times' Opinion section published a series of essays, fiction, and art entitled Anxiety. As art director of the series, I commissioned original illustration for each essay, and helped shape the blog's content by commissioning comics, fiction, and visually-driven features. A selection of the art was showcased in an exhibition at the New York Times' Gallery 7 in 2013, and the series continued in 2015 with a collection of essays entitled Going Off. Anxiety was a collaboration with NYTimes editor and friend Peter Catapano.
I asked 8 artists to draw a monster that visualized their deepest or most irrational fear for the Halloween issue of the Sunday Review.
Out of gallery
The Anxiety series was briefly revived in 2015 with 'Going Off,' a series by writer Diana Spechler on her experience quitting anxiety medication. I commissioned French artist Yann Kebbi to create a series of original, handmade monotypes for the series.