Ed Hamilton is the author of three books: Legends of the Chelsea Hotel, The Chintz Age: Tales of Love and Loss for a New New York, and Lords of the Schoolyard. He still lives in the recently reopened Chelsea Hotel.
Istvan Kantors Hero in Art: The Vanished Traces of Richard HambletonBy Ed Hamilton
Choosing the doorways of shooting galleries and the shells of abandoned tenements as his canvas, Hambleton labored in the dead of night, slapping paint up quickly in the shifting glow of homeless trash fires, to create what Istvan Kantor, in his new bio-novel, Hero in Art: The Vanished Traces of Richard Hambleton, describes as . . . an elaborate, permanently transmuting labyrinth.
Jennifer Otter Bickerdikes You are Beautiful and You are Alone: The Biography of NicoBy Ed Hamilton
In You are Beautiful and You are Alone, Jennifer Otter Bickerdike sets as her subject the untangling of the puzzle that is Nico.