Art Schooled by Jamie Coe (Nobrow) $22.95 - Daniel Stope is a small-town guy who dreams of becoming an artist. His enrollment at art school and consequent move to the city opens up a world of exciting possibiles. Unsurprisingly, Daniel struggles with his newfound independence – the …
Gray Is Not a Color
by Sally Madden
Published by Retrofit
34p, b&w, 5.5"x8.5"
On my first trip through the Mutter Museum of medical oddities I got so queasy I threw up and almost passed out. This comic is not gross at all though- in fact, it is delightful. Short "McSweeney's-ready" vignettes of behind the scenes at a strange, strange place full of the same kinda fun twists and turns as Corinne Mucha's comics and bringing along a nutty high bun that gives Lizz Hickey's old haircut a run for the money. -EF