Fulford/Shopsin join the thing
We are very pleased to announce that the visual artists/publishers/photographer/graphic designer combo of Jason Fulford & Tamara Shopsin will be joining THE THING Quarterly for issue 28, which will be available fall of 2015. We have been huge fans of their work for some time and are out of our minds that we will soon be working with them on an issue for you.
Jason Fulford is a photographer and co-founder of J&L Books. He is a Guggenheim Fellow and a contribution editor at Blind Spot. His pictures have been described as open metaphors, and featured in Harper’s, the New York Time Magazine, and on book jackets for Don Delillo, Bertrand Russell, Jorge Luis Borges, Terry Eagleton, Ernest Hemingway and Richard Ford. He is a frequent lecturer at universities.
Tamara Shopsin is a graphic designer and illustrator whose work has been featured in The New York Times, Good, Time, Wired, and Newsweek. She is the author of the memoir Mumbai, New York, Scranton, designer of the 5 Year Diary, and co-author with Jason Fulford of the children’s book This Equals That (2014). She is also a cook at her family’s restaurant in New York.