Book of Interest: “Along the Lines: Selected Drawings By Saul Steinberg”; Profile: Ben Schwartz

Due in June of 2017: Along the Lines: Selected Drawings By Saul Steinberg  with an introduction by Chris Ware. (Yale University Press) This looks to be in conjunction with a Steinberg exhibition at The Art Institute of Chicago, May 27, 2017 – November 5, 2017). From the publisher: Romanian-born American artist Saul Steinberg (1914–1999) won international acclaim for his inventive,

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A Cartoonist’s Studio; Sipress Returns to The New Yorker’s Daily Cartoon; Karasik Reports From Angouleme

Here’s a fun piece on Curbed about a newer New Yorker cartoonist, Julia Wertz and her studio.  Lots of photos and lots to look at in the photos.  [photo by Max Touhey for Curbed] _________________________________________________________________________________________________             Ben Schwartz has passed The New Yorker‘s Daily Cartoon baton to David Sipress. This is Mr. Sipress’s third adventure

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Fave New Yorker Holiday Party Pix

It happened last night: The New Yorker’s first Holiday Party way downtown near its new offices in The World Trade Center.  The venue was dark (see photos), small, and filled with throbbing music. The joint was packed (yes, like sardines) with happy folk. Saw Calvin Trillin  anchored near the entrance, while the magazine’s editor, David Remnick shouldered through the crowd,

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