Born in Wisconsin, Jim Knipfel was a staff writer at the now-defunct weekly alternative newspaper New York Press for thirteen years, where wrote the long-running and popular "Slackjaw" column, a cynical, misanthropic look at daily life. He is the author of ten books, including Slackjaw, …
Save My Life
by Cody Hudson
Published by Upper Playground
Cody Hudson is a Chicago based painter, also known for his commercial art and graphic design contributions under the name Struggle Inc. Known for the production of clean, multi-dimensional graphics, Cody's design aesthetic is part urban modernism, and part organic visual deconstruction. His graphic work and paintings have been exhibited throughout the US, Europe and Japan including the Museum of Contemporary Art (Chicago), Rocket Gallery (Tokyo), The Reed Space (NYC), The Lazy Dog (Paris), & Bucket Rider Gallery (Chicago). This 96-page Save My Life book focuses on every aspect of Hudson’s prolific career, including graphic design, painting, printmaking and sculptural installation.