Molly Crabapple

Artist

Produce by Marc Santo & Scott Newman
Camera by Rainer Evans
Edited by Connor Kalista

Molly Crabapple is a Brooklyn-based artist, comic book author, illustrator and former nude model, whose work, which she describes as a "Where's Waldo for perverts", has been featured everywhere from the pages of Marvel Comics to Playgirl, as well exhibited at The Museum of Sex, the Deitch Art Parade and Miami's Art Basel.  

In additon to her art career, Molly founded the Dr. Sketchy's Anti Art School, a cabaret-life-drawing class, that has featured an eclectic cast of models ranging from Genesis P-Orridge and Ron English to the monsters of Kaiju Wrestling. Currently, Dr. Sketchy's has expanded from the halls of Brooklyn to 100 cities world-wide.

To find out more about Molly visit mollycrabapple.com

Molly Crabapple's NYC


Molly Crabapple
  • Jonathan Levine Gallery - Source: www.supertouchart.com
    "I’m really interested in the sort of pop surrealist galleries like Jonathan Levine's. To me, this gallery actually shows art that you don’t need an MFA to look at."
  • “The Box is an underground supper club in the Lower East Side. Their acts are very polished and well styled. It’s a mix of variety, burlesque, singers and circus acts. The place looks like the Moulin Rouge. It totally rocks! You should definitely go if you can get past the door guy. ”
  • “I absolutely love Jim Hanley’s Universe. I’ve done book signings there and they have absolutely everything. You won't even believe the things they have at Jim Hanley's. It's totally the mecca of geek but so cool."
  • “The Strand bookstore is one of the best ways to waste time. They have so many books and it's fun to just wander around there until one catches your eye.”
  • "The Sideshow by the Sea Shore out in Coney Island is one of my favorite things to do in the city. Go out there before the evil corporations destroy Coney Island for good.”
  • "The Bindlestiff Family Circus is just genius. You should definitely see them if they’re in town."

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Hello Ms.Molly Crabapple..Happy New Years.Im so feeling your art and photos.Extremely hot work babe..if you like my comment please feel free to leave me your thought on it on my e.mail address.Again god bless you and may your career progress to where you like it...((: