Archive for December, 2014

Edgar’s Christmas Poems, “Christmas in Nickyland”

Posted in Uncategorized on December 24, 2014 by Naomi Gold

On the evening of December 21, Edgar read three poems as part of the annual variety show “Christmas in Nickyland” at LaMaMa in New York: http://lamama.org/christmas-in-nickyland/.

It was a wonderful evening from start to finish.

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Edgar’s Portrait, by Helen

Posted in Uncategorized on December 11, 2014 by Naomi Gold

Edgar’s sister Helen is an accomplished artist with a particular gift for portrait painting. She also painted many of the sets for Edgar’s plays over the years. In 2013, her work was featured in a solo show titled “Lunar Landing” at the Participant Inc. space on the Lower East Side (SeeĀ http://www.nytimes.com/events/art/galleries-other/helen-oliver-adelson-hoa-the-lunar-landing-14946.html).

She resides primarily in Tarquinia, near Rome, and on a recent visit, Edgar sat for his portrait.

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Artist Michael Hafftka’s Portrait of Edgar

Posted in Uncategorized on December 7, 2014 by Naomi Gold

Brooklyn-based artist Michael Haaftka recently painted a portrait of Edgar.
The portrait is splendid, and we are sure that you’ll want to learn more about Michael’s work: http://www.facebook.com/haaftka.

edgar portrait, haaftkaedgar and michael