Secret Doll vs Enchanted Doll! Secret Doll Underground: Japanese Surrealist Dolls From the Yaso Collection, Tokyo (Japanese Art Perspectives Series vol 1) (Last Gasp) $29.95 - Underground doll making is a THING in Japan, and has been for years. Elegantly creepy and often beautifully horrifying, …
Published by Conundrum Press
128p, b&w with some color, hardcover, 7"x9.5"
Bunjavec does balls-out Eastern European noir - immigrant malaise, broiling in cigarette smoke and stewing in cheap whiskey, drawn with a cross hatch that gives R.Crumb a run for the money. I love Heartless- perfectly portrayed runny makeup and juicy lips, seedy clubs and psychic advice delving into the shambles of a lonely world to hit something poignant and true. -EF