Archive for the ‘Books’ Category
The minister of super heavy weight funk is back, no not James Brown, Jim Mahfood. Not only did he release his ‘Visual Funk’ book this year but now there’s a v. limited 100 copy ‘Pop-up Funk‘ book too with, you guessed it, pop up versions of his illustrations. Above is a poster he’s adding in [...]
I once took on a jigsaw of a Jackson Pollock painting, I forget which one exactly but it took me something like three months to finish, slowly chipping away every day, finding where the next blob of paint belonged. The same day I placed the final piece it seemed like a burden was lifted and [...]
This book has taken me the best part of the year to finish, it’s been sighted in most rooms in the house since Xmas and probably has more soup and cereal encrusting its pages than any other book I own. It’s a huge 700 page collection of Julian Cope‘s album reviews from a decade of [...]
Found in one of my kids’ books, love the poem and illustration.
This is going to be one of the compilations of the year, if you don’t know or have this stuff already then you need it if you like unhinged, leftfield comics of any kind. (Not sure who laid out that poster though, shocking!)