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 …
68p, black and blue, 6.75"x10.25"
Sinister forces wipe the memory of two town butchers as they gruesomely fumble to re-establish their abatoir. "Amateurs" is classic horror through and through: a grim yarn decked out with visceral violence, waste and destruction, all the more scary for it's unwillingness to explain itself. Peppered with uneasy comic relief and clownish character design, Stechschulte hits on something wonderfully horrible here and digs in
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