Out this May from Drawn & Quarterly, Co-Mix: A Retrospective of Comics, Graphics, and Scraps by Art Spiegelman.
From Paul Karasik’s blog, February 14, 2013, “Rules to Vivere By” — a “not newsy” account of Karasik’s recent visit to the 2013 Angouleme comics festival. Lots of photos, including the one above from a paper museum.
From Paul Karasik’s blog, December 23, 2012, “I Shall Destroy All the Civilized Baked Goods!”
The cartoonist and author of several books devoted to the work of Fletcher Hanks samples the work.
From TCJ, November 12, 2012, “Building Stories” — Paul Karasik’s review of Chris Ware’s latest offering.
From the blog, antonemdin.com, November 11th, 2012, “Finalists for Cartoonist of the Year” — Glen Le Lievre is among the six.
From the blog, shelleydavies.com, November 10, 2012, “Anatol Kovarsky” — a decorated scarf and New Yorker covers by the late cartoonist.
From the National Cartoonists Society, the 2012 Divisional Award nominees include a number of artists from The New Yorker: Edward Sorel, Barbara Smaller, Glen LeLievre, Matthew Diffee, Zachary Kanin, Ben Katchor, and Bruce McCall. Winners to be announced May 26th, 2012.
Over at The New York Times (online), Jason Polan has posted his second in a series of What I Saw…sorry, no link, just go to nytimes.com and look around.
From Paul Karasik this video tour of an exhibit he curated, “Graphic Novel Realism” (details found on the post).
And at The Village Voice, Ward Sutton gives us an “Unofficial Future History of Mad Men”
From NIUToday, March 11, 2012, “Art Museum Hosts Graphic Novel Exhibit” — Paul Karasik curates an exhibit featuring work by Seth, Jaime Hernandez, Jason Lutes, Mark Newgarden, Megan Montague Cash, Seth, and James Sturm. Details here.