Born in Wisconsin, Jim Knipfel was a staff writer at the now-defunct weekly alternative newspaper New York Press for thirteen years, where wrote the long-running and popular "Slackjaw" column, a cynical, misanthropic look at daily life. He is the author of ten books, including Slackjaw, …
Every Man Is My Enemy Skinner
by Tina Skinner
Published by Gingko Press
172p, full color, hardcover, 8.5"x11"
Skinner's drawings are like a head-on collision of Matt Leines' formal folklore and iconic patterning with Jim Phillips' gnarly flailed-skin skate graphics. The combo makes for an uneasy harmony of a "maxxximum optical overload" style, eased into with magenta-toned gradient fades.