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 …
Boots and Pup #1
by John Y Jr
20p, b&w, 6.5"x10.25"
This comic is running it's ship like a modern Saturday morning cartoon - two buddy characters stuck in a repeat loop of 5 poses enter various over-rehersed humor scenarios, then there's an ad for products you can buy with them on it. Something's gotta swing here towards either Tex Avery-style visual nuttiness or Chuck Jones-style narrative wittiness or I'm just gonna tune out. -EF