Erin Schwartz

Erin Schwartz is a writer based in New York.

Art

Cate Blanchett Becomes Marina Abramović on 'Documentary Now'

The artist is satirized.
Erin Schwartz
3.8.19
Art

Secrets, Lies, and Floral Innuendos: Lucasta Miller on the Life of Poetess L.E.L.

Miller's new biography of L.E.L. comes out today.
Erin Schwartz
3.5.19
Garage Magazine Issue 16

The Futuristic Italian Nightclub With Vegetable Gardens and Toga Parties

Piranhas. Plasma. Disco. At Space Electronic, the 1970s club kids of Florence were living like it was 2030.
Erin Schwartz
2.19.19
Garage Magazine Issue 16

Can Boa Constrictors Heal You?

From the ancient world to upstate New York, serpent healing has long been a source of sacred feminine power. Erin Schwartz gets wrapped up with Serpentessa. Photographed by Frankie Alduino.
Erin Schwartz
2.14.19
Fashion

The Story Behind Those Steve Madden Big-Head Ads

Steve Madden discusses the instantly recognizable ads that helped define early-2000s fashion.
Erin Schwartz
12.27.18
most extra

When Banksy’s Painting Self-Destructed

Gagosian’s Sarah Hoover offers her candidate for the art world’s most extra moment in 2018.
Sarah Hoover
12.19.18
most extra

When The Guggenheim Offered Donald Trump a Golden Toilet

Sotheby’s’ Ed Tang tells us about his candidate for "most extra art moment" of 2018.
Ed Tang
12.17.18
most extra

When Kerry James Marshall’s ‘Past Times’ Sold To Diddy For $21.1M

Writer and critic Antwaun Sargent tells us about his candidate for "most extra art moment" of 2018.
Antwaun Sargent
12.13.18
right now

What's the Deal With Black Friday?

Unboxing the legacy of shopping’s biggest holiday.
Erin Schwartz
11.22.18
Fashion

At Café Forgot, Buying Weird Clothes Is a Group Bonding Activity

The itinerant peddler of New York’s best independent designers is quietly solving some of the city’s retail problems.
Erin Schwartz
11.14.18
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In Fashion, Sister-Led Brands Set Style and Business Trends

Rodarte, the Row, and Lizzie Fortunato find working as sisters is a key to their success.
Erin Schwartz
10.22.18
Art

There’s a Giant Orange Venus Sculpture at Duckie Brown

Artist Ohad Meromi’s new works were on display Tuesday night.
Erin Schwartz
10.12.18
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