Slide Show of Interest: Liza Donnelly’s Live Drawings for CBS News
CBS News has posted a slide show sampler of Liza Donnelly’s work from 2017 (she’s their resident cartoonist). See it here.
Below: the CBS News Control Room
Blog of Interest: Peter Steiner’s “Hopeless But Not Serious”
Peter Steiner, the artist and writer who brought us one of the most popular New Yorker cartoons in modern times, regularly posts new work on his site. Link here to see it all!
Thurber’s Many Moons, the Chinese Edition
While browsing the web looking for the new and/or the unusual in the New Yorker cartoon universe I came upon the Chinese edition of James Thurber’s Many Moons.
Originally published in 1943 by Harcourt, Brace and Company, with the cover illustration and inside illustrations by Louis Slobodkin, the Chinese edition sports new cover art.
Below, left: the original cover. On the right, the Chinese edition.
From The Comics Journal, January 6, 2017, “Jerry Dumas, Cartoonist and Poet” — Mr. Dumas, who died this past November, is profiled by a comics writer, R.C. Harvey.
Ink Spill’s notice of Jerry Dumas’s passing.
Peter Steiner, author of the classic New Yorker cartoon, “On the internet, nobody knows you’re a dog” has a new post on his Hopeless but not Serious site. Go see.
Mort Gerberg will give a talk, “The Magazine Cartoon: Telling a Story in Only One Panel” at the New School in late February.
Left: The Art of Cartooning, published by Scribner in 1975, edited by Ron Wolin, Mr. Gerberg, and the late New Yorker cartoonist, Ed Fisher.
See Ink Spill‘s notice of Ed Fisher’s passing here.
Peter Steiner‘s fifth novel, The Capitalist, is out today and available at your local bookseller and wherever else books are sold.
From Kirkus Reviews:
“…impresses both as thriller and morality play, building a memorable and complex tapestry of greed and culpability.”
Here’s a link to Mr.Steiner’s website.
See his New Yorker work here.
Link here to his blog, Hopeless But Not Serious
From Design Matters, Debbie Millman’s interview with Roz Chast.
Link to Ms. Chast’s website here.
The latest subject on Jane Mattimoe’s Case For Pencils blog: Felipe Galindo (aka Feggo). See it here!
Link here to Mr. Galindo’s website.
Ever alert to Peter Steiner‘s blog, Hopeless But Not Serious, Ink Spill sends you over there to see his latest cartoon.
Link here to Mr. Steiner’s website.
Peter Steiner, the fellow who brought us The New Yorker‘s most republished drawing in its history, is gearing up for the February publication of his newest novel, The Capitalist, by treating us all to new cartoons. The most recent drawing appears here. To see others visit Mr. Steiner’s blog, Hopeless But Not Serious.
Peter Steiner’s website.
The Capitalist: A Thriller will be in bookstores February 23rd. Thomas Dunne Books is publishing.
…From The Observer, January 27, 2016, “No Escape From The New Yorker“ — this piece on the various areas where The New Yorker is roaming outside of the print world.
…and speaking of roaming, here’s a piece from Indiewire, on the magazine’s new Amazon series, The New Yorker Presents.
Peter Steiner, who is responsible for the the most reprinted New Yorker cartoon in modern times, has been posting some wonderful new work on his blog, Hopeless But Not Serious. (left: Mr. Steiner’s most recent drawing: The Great Frank Gehry)
Link here to Peter Steiner’s website.