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From the Jessica Esch: Fill in the Blanks exhibition
"Running always felt hard," she told me. "But my mantra, this thing I would repeat to myself when it got hard, was 'Smooth as butter, smooth as butter.' And this would smooth me out, and take me into a calmer place when I was struggling." -Nicole Eisenman
Every Nicole Eisenman Picture Tells a Story, Ian Parker, The New Yorker, March 1, 2021 issue
Underwood-Olivetti Studio 44 typewriter
Market Basket butter packaging
5 1/2" x 5"