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Prison Pit

Posted by August 19th, 2010 25 Comments »

Johnny Ryan’s work is always working on a few different levels. There’s the provocateur, the self-taught craftsman and the rare creator who has this amazing ability to access a rich subconscious storehouse of imagery that […]


Yoshihiro Tatsumi’s Black Blizzard

Posted by August 11th, 2010 Comments Off on Yoshihiro Tatsumi’s Black Blizzard

Yoshihiro Tatsumi’s Black Blizzard. Tatsumi drew this in 20 days when he was 21 years old. It’s a gripping, fast moving, plot, with drawings full of angular lines, fast-laid zip-a-tone and quick expressive figures.