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 …
Published by Kabinett
82p, b&w, 5.5"x7"
Every European country gets one artist and one 2-page spread in this whirlwind tour of a comics 'thology. The standout funniest piece is Emilie Östergren/Sweden's dickrabbit hutch dinner. Norway/Mari Kanstad Johnsen's and Liechenstein/Anna Hilti's pieces are so pretty and so smart. Croatia/Damir Steinfl wins most madcap psychedelia per inch and everyone else throws down too. If you've been psyched about what the Kus Baltic Comics crew has been putting out lately you will love this. -EF