Normal service has been resumed. Apologies for the unavailability of the site for the past weeks....
New York's  Museum of Modern Art is showing a retrospective of Willem de Kooning (1904 -1997)...
Simon Parr at Rebellion is the designer for the Mazeworld book due in November. He was nice enough...
We interrupt the break to bring you news that Commando Comics are being featured in an exhibition...
The Leeds Sequential Art Festival 14-20 November 2011. Two day comic con. Lots of guests and events...
The Guardian on Thursday July 14th in it’s g2 section ran an article ‘The artist’s artist. Graphic...
Lucian Freud. Painter. 8th August 1922 - 21 July 2011 "The longer you look at an object, the more...
DreamWorks have renewed their option to make a Button Man movie. That indicates an interest on...
Here is a book you might be interested in - Hardware: The Definitive SF Works of Chris Foss. Titan...
Cy Twombley. American painter. That is Painter - one with an interest  in the practice,...
The British Library has acquired the archive of English novelist, illustrator, poet and artist,...
Gene Colan 1st September 1926 - 23rd June 2011
Pardon me if I seem to be banging on about this subject but at this time of year there is little...
It seemed an idea to bring these together. Some are new, most or parts thereof appear elsewhere on...
Mazeworld the comic strip is now an entry on Wikipedia. No surprise to me as I had some input into...
A small addition to Knowledge.  
Not having enough to think about I have been considering who might best fit the role of Harry Exton...
In the May 12th blog announcing the pre-order possibility of the Mazeworld  collection on...
Li'l ol' Guardian reader me blogged (  Words and Pictures March 1st) a complaint about the...
Out of this World - Science Fiction but not as you know it.Exhibition at PACCAR Gallery, British...
Lee Grice, who did such a nice possible cover for the collected Maze World, drew this to my...
I was recently introduced to a young guy whom I was told was studying graphic design. He was told I...
Little time to write this week so here as  reason are pictures from the art show that kept me...
Comic book artists as film fans. More examples welcome.
The death has been announced of publisher and editor Anant Pia (1929 - 2011). Born in Karkala,...
The past few weeks I have been involved with and submitted work for Epsom Contemporary Artists’...
Exhibition - Will Eisner’s New York: From The Spirit to the Modern Graphic Novel -The Museum of...
In the intro to the X-File page there is mention of doubts over a particular form of computer...
Not being that kind of collector myself I think whoever bought at a US auction the edition of the...
Painter John Martin (1789-1854)  whose dramatic and biblical apocalyptic works were so popular...
The Guardian Guide section recently ran an article about a writer of comic books with illustrations...
I came across a list of The Greatest 50 Comic-book Characters.  It was wrong. Here is my list...
London’s Tate Gallery has an exhibition of works in watercolour February 16 - August 21st. The Tate...
This is something of a departure for this site. Something serious. My daughter is doing a breast...
Google have created new toy. This one will take you on a virtual trip around some of the world's...
From a December blog -in November the Maze World agitator Daniel Clifford recorded an interview...
On 20th October 2010 the UN assembly passed an unanimous resolution that the first full week each...
An occasional series.The comic with the longest continuous run is The Dandy. Published by Scotland’...
 This is true. Woke one morning with this idea. Started to write a blog to share the idea in...
In Japan on Christmas Day 10 gift filled expensive leather satchels were left as a donation in...