City Journal Summer 2012. On the cover: Devil May Care, by David FeBland (oil on canvas, 2011). FeBland was born in London in 1949 and has received degrees from the University of Virginia and the University of Manchester. He has participated in more than 70 solo and group shows since 1995 and has been reviewed or featured in Art in America, the New York Times, American Artist, New American Paintings, The Spectator, and Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, among many others. He is represented by the George Billis Gallery in New York City. Courtesy of the George Billis Gallery ( and the artist.