Over at the Tumblr parallel universe I’ve started a series of posts that excavates the source material of the architecture found in Beta Testing the Apocalypse. Follow that tumblr if you’re into that sort of thing. The first post was about Jan Maneval:
Visual reconstruction of the early medieval gord...west-slavs: Visual reconstruction of the early medieval gord [Slavic fortified settlement] in Lubomia, Silesia, Poland. Model created for the Museum in Wodzisław Śląski [via Wodzisław Śląski news website].
Housing Complex (Aarhus, Denmark) - Friis &...fabriciomora: Housing Complex (Aarhus, Denmark) - Friis & Moltke
Rehak House (Los Angeles, California, USA) - Coop...fabriciomora: Rehak House (Los Angeles, California, USA) - Coop Himmelb(l)au
Master Plan, Redwood City, California,...fuckyeahbrutalism: Master Plan, Redwood City, California, 1960s (The Architects Collaborative)
- An Iranian Metamorphosis reviewed at The Comics JournalGreg Hunter has written a fair review of Mana Neyestani’s An Iranian Metamorphosis for The Comics Journal. “There’s value in firsthand insights about the workings and abuses of power, especially insights originating from places that move to restrict them.” Read Greg’s review here. You can purchase the book on our website.
- Eel Mansions mentioned at comicbookGRRRLDerek Van Gieson’s Eel Mansions was mentioned on Laura Sneddon’s blog, comicbookGRRRL, as a stand-out release for January 2015. Check out her other selections here, and order Eel Mansions from our website.
- Darling Sleeper interviews Sam AldenThe online magazine Darling Sleeper asked Sam Alden a set of questions about his working process, and what’s next (which includes a future Uncivilized Books project). Read the interview here, and check out Sam’s book, It Never Happened Again.
- The 9th Blog reviews Eel MansionsDerek Van Gieson’s Eel Mansions received a great review from The 9th Blog. It’s described as “a world of blacks and whites and pseudo-grays and polka dots,” which feels fairly apt. Read the full piece here, and order Eel Mansions from our website.