It’s great to see Eustace Tilley has returned to The New Yorker’s cover in celebration of the magazine’s 86th birthday ( he made cameo appearances last year by way of Chris Ware, Adrian Tomine, Dan Clowes, and Ivan Brunetti ). Click here to see “Tilley Over Time,” a piece contributed to The New Yorker’s blog in February of 2008 (above is the photo of my Tilley collection that originally accompanied the New Yorker blog post — it no longer appears there).
Paul Karasik blogs about this year’s Angouleme comics festival. Read here
Ink Spill sometimes wanders outside of The New Yorker cartoonist orbit…in this case for a story about the home of iconic illustrator, Al Hirschfeld:
Al Hirschfeld’s pink NYC townhouse is up for sale. Read about it here. ( from Cartoon Brew, February 3, 2011, “Buy Al Hirschfeld’s Pink Manhattan Townhouse”)