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Ellen Rogers in print
I was lucky enough to receive a copy of Aberrant Necropolis recently. It is a book of photographs by Ellen Rogers - “a handful of highlights of the work Ellen produced during the period 2008 - 2010.
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As part of a mild wish to show how inappropriate was the labelling of my work as hyper realistic . .
Trudeau to do.
Cartoonist Garry Trudeau - Pulitzer Prize winning cartoonist Garry Trudeau - has had his daily strip Doonesbury dropped by some US papers due to it’s depiction of a pregnant women seeking an abortion in under the conditions of Texan law.
Alan Moore Interview
A link to the transcript of an interview of Alan Moore by Kurt Amacker
R.I.P..Jean Giraud aka Moebius
Jean Henri Gibson Giraud. 8th May 1938 - 10th March 2012.
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Visions of Mughal India. The collection of Howard Hodgkin.
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More Judge Anderson
Judge Anderson Psi Files Volume 02Writer; Alan Grant with one 1985 collaboration with John Wagner.And a varied and talented bunch of Artists.
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Infinitas Gracias: Mexican Miracle Paintings.Wellcome Collection, 183 Euston Road London NW1 2BEUsually commissioned from local artists Mexican votives are small paintings created to commemorate and give thanks to the saint credited for answering a prayer for delivery from death or disaster.
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Ragamala paintings from India: poetry, passion, song.Dulwich Art Gallery 25 January - 27 May 2012.Miniature paintings depicting the various musical modes, ragas, of
Indian music.Dulwich Art Gallery, Gallery Road, London, SE1 8AD
Sirius - Coming soon
It is my intention is to produce a ‘comic’, Sirius, on this website. Technical limitations means each ‘page’ will be presented as a blog consisting of a row of single frames.It will appear intermittently. Once a week would be ideal but having recently spent 5 days making one ’frame’ that I then dumped that seems unlikely.more...
R.I.P. Ronald Searle
British cartoonist Ronald Searle has died aged 91.
Bad Anderson alternative
The frames appearing here are based in my wish to see Bad Anderson revived for her own series. Had thought to do a complete story rather than the Satan reprise with alternative ending that appears here. However I now think that doing my own strip makes more sense and will be more fun.
R.I.P. Joe Simon
Joe Simon Oct. 11th 1913 - Dec 13th 2011.Comic book artist, writer, editor, and publisher Joe Simon is presently best known as co-creator with Jack Kirby of Captain America. Published in December 1940 it was a full year prior to the U.S.
becoming officially involved in World War II.
Jerry Robinson RIP
Jerry Robinson Jan 1 1922 - Dec 7 2011Creator for Batman comics of The Joker, Robin, Alfred the Butler and Two -face, all of which through TV and movies went on to make a load of money, But not I believe for Jerry. He did have the wit to collect the studios discarded art from the wastepaper basket and was later to be active in securing artist rights to their work.
'Bad' Anderson - diabolical plot
In the story Satan by Alan Grant and myself Psi Judge Cassandra Anderson meets a super villian calling himself Satan. At one point Satan proposes if Cass become his lackey he would not carry out his threat to destroy the planet. Think Silver Surfer /Galactus but with greater scope.
My Business and Finance Administrator advised me to do this - no of course he didn't. He doesn't exist, I got the idea from looking at David Lloyd's website.
Artist Gunnel Wählstrand
The Swedish artist Gunnel Wählstrand has some of her ink wash drawings in the exhibition Time and Memory at the Parasol Unit Gallery, 14 Wharf Road, London, N1 7RW. November 22 - February 12th.
R.I.P. Mark Hall. Animator
Mark Hall, after a short illness, died on Thursday aged 74 . Mark Hall with co-creator Brian Cosgrove set up Cosgrove Hall animation that gave us Danger Mouse, Duckula, Alias the Jester. These tales had the great idea of bringing together two disparate genres.