Art For Art’s Sake

Published On October 23, 2016 | By Richard Bruton | Art For Art's Sake, Comics

Oh look, more art….

Dan McDaid – Judge Hershey:

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Love George Caltsoudas’ cover for IDW’s new Star Trek: Boldly Going issue 1 by Mike Johnson and Tony Shasteen:

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Liking the simple yet striking graphics for the cover of Titeux and Ameziane’s Muhammad Ali graphic biography from Dark Horse:

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Jim Lee provides the cover for DC’s Wonder Woman 75th Anniversary Special #1

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A little smattering from the much wider and more diverse body of art being posted up on Twitter all through this month under the #Inktober hashtag:

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Beastmaster by OwlyJules

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The wonderful and delectable Morticia Addams, by Werewolf Jay

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Aristocratic elf perusing a book by Holley McKend

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Lovely but as yet untitled Inktober sketch by Charles Santoso

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Charles Osmer of the Franklin Expedition (looking here like he could be a great uncle to Hugo Pratt’s Corto Maltese), art by Kristina Gerhmann

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Cracking Tank Girl by Pistachi Bow

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“relax” by the terrific Lizz Lunney


Love this advert artwork for W Maxwell Prince and Martin Morazzo’s new IDW series The Electric Sublime (first issue just out, we reviewed it here):

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The always wonderful Mike Allred gives his Pop Art infused spin on the TV incarnation of the three leads from Preacher (via AMC’s blog)

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Ah, Spleenal, he can always make us giggle – loving Nigel Auctherlounie’s Watchmen parody:

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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.

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