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 …
by Julie Sabo
24p, b&w, color cover, 5.5"x8.5"
I don't know what to say about Kraft Dinner! It's got an amazing title and I can really get behind the sort of quick-n-goofy slop art cartooning Sabo goes in for. That said, it's all about the weird little things that happen when you move to Canada...like expensive cereal and different styles of hats and free health care, but there's not much smart or funny about it, just sort of a "ha-ha, that's weird!" approach. Dunno. -EF