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Judith Bernstein, “Count Trump” (2017), acrylic on paper, 48 x 64 inches (courtesy of the artist)

Once bitten, there’s no escape! Some wander through White House halls, eyes vacant, colliding into walls and each other, their reputations drained to the last drop: John Kelly the Gold Star General turned Chief Authoritarian Enabler; Ronny L. Jackson, the Nicest Guy in Washington, now branded Tyrant / Pill Pusher / Drunk. 

Others, fully operational quisling-hosts of the Vampiric Virus (School-Voucher DeVos; Oil-Slick Zinke; Milk-the-Mint Mnuchin; Dining-Set Carson; Soundproof-Tone-Deaf Pruitt) squirm like leaches for the affection of Lord High Bloodsucker, Count Trump, and scurry like cockroaches at the first ray of light.

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Judith Bernstein

For over fifty years, New York based artist Judith Bernstein (b. 1942 Newark, NJ) has created expressive phallic drawings and paintings that boldly address the underlying psychological connection between...

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