Liam Greenwell

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Liam Greenwell is a teacher and writer, currently based in Mexico City and originally from Cambridge, Mass. You can read more of his work at


Cover Photo: A flying-fish statue, made of antler, created by the artist Fritz Kistel, owned by the author’s family. Photograph courtesy of the author.
Why Create Art When No One Will See It?

Fritz Kistel was a reclusive artist who produced a body of work so fabulously unproductive—in the capitalist sense—that I can’t help but admire him: He created for himself.

Mar 01, 2022