Art Schooled by Jamie Coe (Nobrow) $22.95 - Daniel Stope is a small-town guy who dreams of becoming an artist. His enrollment at art school and consequent move to the city opens up a world of exciting possibiles. Unsurprisingly, Daniel struggles with his newfound independence – the …
Ink Fight is a winding, multiform conversation with the self through realms of art-making. Thorkelson is in pursuit of finding a practice which reflects what is individual, yet universal, dreamlike, yet socially aware, wild yet meaningful. Looking for the intuitive power that balances vibrant inner light with the sobering global trauma, Ink Fight is a reflective comic about "making" similar in a lot of ways to the paths of Lynda Barry's What It Is, but with an added and refreshing commitment to social justice. -EF
18p, b&w with full color covers, sewn binding, 8.5"x11"