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    “John Ashbery Collects: Poet Among Things,” a New Exhibit at Loretta Howard Gallery in Manhattan.

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    Elizabeth Bishop, "Interior with Extension Cord." Undated; watercolor, gouache, and ink.

    Edward Lear, poet & scientific illustrator

    Two Childhood Drawings from Poet E.E. Cummings Show the Young Artist’s Playful Seriousness

    Sketch by Samuel Greenberg, courtesy of the Fales Library and Special Collections, New York University.

    Discover William Blake’s Hallucinatory Illustrations of John Milton’s Paradise Lost

    Jane Freilicher, Portrait of John Ashbery, c.1968, oil on canvas, 20 ¼ x 18 inches. [All images courtesy Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York ]

    The Itaewon neighbored of Seoul, Korea is littered with colorful dolls. American poet Andy Knowlton creates the tiny figures from found materials he collects on the streets. Each doll is outfitted with a bottle that contains a poem. “

    The Raven

    The Self-Playing Instrument of Water, by TS Eliot Prize-winning poet Alice Oswald will be set on a new path that joins the Steam Museum and the nearby Musical Museum.

    Hear Joey Ramone Sing a Piece by John Cage Adapted from James Joyce’s Finnegans Wake

    Carel Fabritius (1622 - 1654). The Goldfinch, 1654. Oil on Canvas. 13 x 9 in (33 x 23 cm) The bird that repeatedly, almost obsessively, turns up in Renaissance religious painting is the European Goldfinch Carduelis carduelis....