An Excerpt From 'Of Lamb'

Amy Jean Porter‘s new book, Of Lamb, a collaboration with the poet Matthea Harvey, comes out June 7. This excerpt is from the complete story of 106 paintings and poems. You can order your copy now—or, even better, pick one up at the book’s release party, which happens tomorrow, June 2nd, 7 p.m., at Cabinet in Brooklyn. There’s also an exhibition at P.P.O.W. gallery opening June 23. New York mag gave its stamp of approval.