Erin Jane Nelson contemplates barrier islands and isolation while playing Animal Crossing in the time of COVID-19.

In a solo exhibition at the Lower East Side gallery JTT, interdisciplinary artist Sable Elyse Smith continues her investigation of the insidious influence of the racialized criminal justice system.

I met Katya over a decade ago when we were both students at Cooper Union in New York. In school, they were the gregarious class clown and cool kid, making irreverent, slapstick paintings and art-cum-standup comedy that charmed students…