Transformation and Non-Adventure in Ashley Shelby’s South Pole Station
Despite an early meteoric rise in her art career, life has stagnated for artist Cooper Gosling, the main character of …
Ben Valentine is a writer currently living in Cambodia. Having worked for Hyperallergic and SFAQ as a staff writer, Ben now works independently, and has written and presented on art and culture around the world for a variety of publications and spaces such as Salon, The New Inquiry, SXSW, the Museum of the Moving Image, the de Young Museum, and more. Ben was once chased an elephant in Tanzania and can read children's books in Khmer, albeit slowly.