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 …
Love and Rockets the Covers
Published by Fantagraphics Books
144p, color, hardcover, 10.25"x13.25"
When I heard this book was coming out I was already writing a catty review in my head, expecting I would find it decadent and excessive. Nope, my spider sense was wrong- it is neither. Despite being an oversize hardcover with an easy-to-damage novelty jacket, this book is beautiful cover-to-cover. Los Bros' gorgeous artwork gets presented "large and in charge" with its ultra-tasty carnival colors on glassy-glossy paper with no sign of any bullshit of filler anywhere. A really great book of stand-alone comic art for any fan of L n' R. -EF