What Nerve!: Alternative Figures in American Art, 1960 to the Present by Dan Nadel, Dominic Molon, Roger Brown and Robert Cozzolino (RISD Museum of Art/D.A.P) $40.00 - What Nerve! reveals a hidden history of American figurative painting, sculpture and popular imagery. It documents and/or restages …
In the Tall Grass #4
20p, b&w, 5.5"x8.5"
Tessa Brunton's comics are super good. Mostly autobiographical stories (with embelishments when neccessary), there's got a great sense of comedic timing that transcends cheap laffs and unpretentiously captures something bigger. Brunton's linework has a great feel too- somewhere on a spectrum betwixt Theo Ellsworth and early Lynda Barry. -EF