Art For Art’s Sake

Published On June 22, 2014 | By Richard Bruton | Art For Art's Sake, Comics

Art. It’s very nice isn’t it. 

Warwick Johnson Cadwell:

TG on Pink

Brendan McCarthy, from Spider-Man Fever:


Hunter S. Thompson – Robbi Rodriguez (Via 100%)


Phil Noto – Black Widow #6 – so good.


Peter Parker & Flash Thompson by Duncan Fegredo (Via Comic Blah)


Paul Pope Heavy Liquid – via Joe Keatinge:


Claude TC commission – Barbarella:


Judge Dredd sketches – Mike Huddleston (Butcher Baker) (2000AD Online)



Tyrannus (Via Prof X is a jerk)


Fred Hembeck’s homage to John Byrne’s Bullpen Bulletin. (Marvel Comics of the 80s)


Forgotten masterpiece: “Taps” by Alex Toth from BOP #1 (“America’s first and only music comix magazine”), published by Kitchen Sink Press, 1982.

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About The Author

Richard Bruton

– Started in comics retail aged 16 at Nostalgia & Comics, Birmingham. Now located in Yorkshire, he’s written for the Forbidden Planet International Blog since 2007. Specialising in UK Comics and All-Ages comics, Richard’s day job in a primary school allowed him to build the best children’s graphic novel library in the country.

2 Responses to Art For Art’s Sake

  1. oliver east says:

    wow, that Toth’s mint

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