Weekend Roundup: Chast, Bob Staake, Paul Wood, Thurber, Dorothy McKay, Clowes

From NYC-ARTs: The Complete Guide, “Selected Shorts: Roz Chast Presents ‘What I Hate dfrom A – Z'”  at Symphony Space,  February 8, 2012.  Details here.


From Wickedlocal, February 3, 2012, “Profile: Chatham artist Bob Staake”


From Sixtynine degrees, February 2012, “Paul Wood exhibition!”


From Playbill.com, February 5, 2012, “On the Record: A Thurber Carnival and ‘David Merrick Presents Hits From His Broadway Hits'” — this review of the recently released on disc soundtrack to  the Broadway production of A Thurber Carnival

And for those with some spare change, there’s this Thurber original currently on Ebay.



Speaking of Ebay, there’s also a Dorothy McKay being auctioned (although the listing says it’s a New Yorker drawing, it does not appear in the magazine’s database)


Book of Interest: from Abrams ComicArts, The Art of Daniel Clowes: Modern Cartoonist by Alvin Buenaventura due April 1, 2012.







Farris speaks; Interview: Roz Chast

From Ctpost.com. November 23, 2011, “Book Notes” — this post about an upcoming appearance by Joe Farris, who will speak about his new book, “A Soldier’s Sketchbook,” Dec. 6 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Bethel (Connecticut) Library, 189 Greenwood Ave.



This interview with Roz Chast from David-Wasting-Paper’s ongoing series of interviews (this is Survey #249, November 17, 2011)