Art For Art’s Sake

Published On August 14, 2016 | By Richard Bruton | Art For Art's Sake, Comics

More art? Why the hell not?…..

Harvey Kurtzman:

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Alex Toth:

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David Lloyd – V For Vendetta

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Posy Simmonds

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Batman Year One classic cover – David Mazzucchelli

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Kevin Macguire:

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Julia Scheele….

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Jamie McKelvie

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Kitty Pryde by Rafael Albuquerque (Via WCA)

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Ghost #1 cover by Paolo Rivera (Via Two Fisted Pulp)

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Uncanny X-Men by Paul Smith and Bob Wiacek, colours by Gerry Turnbull (Via Transmissions)

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Supergirl by Michelle Delecki (Via FSOC)

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Michael Zulli – Swamp Thing

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Jill Thompson – Wonder Woman

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Dave Gibbobs – 1986 promotional poster for Watchmen.

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Kevin Nowlan: Batman hand painted color guide (Via The Bristol Board)

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Anyone else remember Bernie Mireault’s The Jam? Brilliant series!

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Oh, those fabulous Planetary covers by John Cassaday, such variety, so good up on my wall! (Via Spaceship Rocket)

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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. marty yohn says:

    I really should hunt down the Planetary trades based on these covers. An outstanding collection of art this week – thank you!