© 2023 by Emma Dei.
 

Riva and Zora in Middle Age

In 2011, it was used as the cover image for "Cruel Optimism," by Lauren Berlant. See "Risk Pictures: Lauren Berlant" for a related image.  

 

https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2019/03/25/affect-theory-and-the-new-age-of-anxiety

2006 gouache on paper 36" x 24"

RIVA LEHRER