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 …
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