Click to enlarge A tornado hit some parts of Minneapolis this afternoon. I was able to take a few pics of the aftermath. Take a look. UPDATE: Added a few more pics to the set. These are closer to home… a few blocks around Franklin and 5th.
Friday night saw the opening of the Big Funny exhibition at the Altered Esthetics gallery. The exhibition features the art from the titular Big Funny: a big (48 newspaper sized pages) collection of comic-strips by an assortment of Minneapolis cartoonists. More info on the collection here. I brought a camera and acted like an
Click to enlarge Dash Shaw already posted a small glimpse of our 15 page collaboration, “Resolution”. I wrote and Dash did the art, though the process was more fluid than that. When the piece comes out, I’ll do a post on the process. My layouts above correspond roughly to the page Dash posted on
Poisoned paradise I should have posted this earlier. I wrote a review of Kazuo Umezu‘s The Drifting Classroom for Rain Taxi. The review is not online, but I believe the magazine is available for free in most independent book stores around the country. You can also get a copy by ordering direct from Rain