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 Ian Andersen
Published by Hic and Hoc
48p, b&w, 6.5"x10"
What strikes me most about Andersen's comics is the facile clarity of the cartooning -reading Three Stories brings up the easy pleasures of reading crisp craft on simple story - kinship to Joeseph Lambert, Lamar Abrams and Matthew Forsythe. Something distinctly "Highwaterish" about these. -EF