Gallery Show Of Interest In Chicago: Tom Bachtell; Chast’s SVA Opening Reception

If you’re in Chicago go see this exhibit of Tom Bachtell‘s work. Mr. Bachtell’s terrific drawings have appeared in The New Yorker for over two decades. Link here to the Adventureland Gallery for more info. ____________________________________________________ And in New York, tonight’s the opening reception for the Roz Chast exhibit at the School Of Visual Arts. Info here

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From The Dept. Of A Day Late And A Dollar Short: A Steinberg Panel In Brooklyn

An apology: I somehow completely missed this event that took place last night. Posting it here for the record. (My thanks to my New Yorker colleague Bob Eckstein for alerting me). At Brooklyn’s Powerhouse Arena, Book Launch: The Labyrinth by Saul Steinberg — Discussion With Liana Finck, Bill Kartalopoulos, Francoise Mouly, and Joel Smith The panel discussed the reprinting of

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Audio Interview Of Interest: Edward Koren; Article Of Interest; Art Young; …and More Spills!

From Vermont Public Radio, November 26, 2018 “Ed Koren Talks Cartooning And His ‘Wild’ New Collection” — an enjoyable short interview (just under a half hour) with one of our modern New Yorker cartoon masters. _____________________________________________________ Book Of Interest; Art Young To Laugh That We May Not Weep: The Life and Times of Art Young has been around since the

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Attempted Bloggery On Auctioned Addams “Dear Dead Days”; Book Of Interest: Ludwig Bemelmans; More Spills!

Here’s Attempted Bloggery on the recent auction of Charles Addams’ original cover art for his 1959 anthology, Dear Dead Days.  ______________________________________________________ Book Of Interest: Ludwig Bemelmans Not out til June of 2019, but certainly worth looking forward to! From the publisher (Thames & Hudson): “Ludwig Bemelmans offers a visually rich view into the life and work of this much-loved artist

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