After San Francisco's new mayor announced imminent plans to "clean up" downtown with a new corporate "dot com corridor" and arts district--featuring the new headquarters of Twitter and Burning Man--curators Erick Lyle and Chris Johanson brought over 100 artists and activists together with …
Is That All There Is
by Joost Swarte
Published by Fantagraphics Books
144p, color, hardcover, 7"x9.5"
This Swarte omnibus is slender but lavish and picture-perfect in near every regard, presented cohesively to America for the first time since the days of RAW, complete with a loving introduction from Chris Ware and meticulous attention to exacting production detail throughout. Funny, poignant, edgy and crafted...this collection is solid-gold proof that Quality can kick Quantity's ass any day of the week. Read it and weep, amateurs. -EF