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Star Wars Storyboard Artist David Russell on Jack Kirby

When asked where his inspiration comes from Russell cites Jack Kirby. I would have to say Jack Kirby. I picked up my first Jack Kirby comic around 11 or 12 and it was something about his keen visual narrative that set off an explosion in my mind. I later had the chance to meet him… Continue reading Star Wars Storyboard Artist David Russell on Jack Kirby

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Comics Creator cuts up Fantastic Four #2, makes something new

It’s a Burroughs-esque effort at creating a new piece of art by cutting up an existing one and re-purposing it. My first reaction on seeing this was, “Wait. What? Seriously?” but I love comics destroyer/creator David Hines’ comment on it. Don’t forget that a comic book is not an original work of art. It is… Continue reading Comics Creator cuts up Fantastic Four #2, makes something new

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Prado’s Mona Lisa Copy Was Probably Made Alongside the Original

This could prove to be really interesting. The Art Newspaper has reported that conservators at the Prado in Madrid now believe that a copy of the Mona Lisa in the museum’s collection that was long thought to have been executed much later than the original may have been made by a student of Leonardo as… Continue reading Prado’s Mona Lisa Copy Was Probably Made Alongside the Original