It’s become somewhat of an Ink Spill tradition to bring this cartoon out of storage and let it see some sunshine every Super Bowl Sunday. Published in The New Yorker, October 16 2006, it’s the only football drawing I’ve ever had in the magazine.
Gil Roth (shown standing in our kitchen last week) has an awful lot of cartoonists on his podcast,Virtual Memories. He visited recently to tape two more (with Liza Donnelly and myself). The interview with Ms. Donnelly will show up a few Tuesdays from now, but in the meantime you can hear Gil grill me here.
Another installment from the Department of Self-Promotion, this interview by Alex Dueben posted today on The Comics Journal site.
Here’s a fun video featuring cartoonist Liana Finck and Colin Stokes, The New Yorker‘s Cartoon Assistant (and occasional cartoon collaborator).
If you haven’t gotten around to thumbing through a copy of Peter Arno: The Mad Mad World of The New Yorker’s Greatest Cartoonist, the New Yorker‘s website has posted an excerpt along with two slideshows: one of Arno’s Whoops Sisters and a second spanning Arno’s (non-Whoops Sisters) work for the magazine . Read it here.
Another missive from the Department of Self-Promotion:
I’ll be returning to my home state of New Jersey on Thursday for an Arno book event. Here’s Jim Beckerman’s piece from The Record prefacing the appearance.
I couldn’t be more pleased that Attempted Bloggery has posted its first interview; the occasion happily coincides with the publication of Peter Arno: The Mad Mad World of The New Yorker’s Greatest Cartoonist.
Here’s a snippet of the interview: