November 25th, 2008 | brainjuice, people I know

We used to do a thing called REMAKE/REMODEL at The Engine, where I’d call a character and any artist who fancied it would have a go, during that week, of reinterpreting that character in a sketch. We used to get some really fun stuff.

So I brought it back at Whitechapel today. First up, Irma Vep. Feel free to come by and play, or keep an eye on the thread over the next couple of days as people start posting their ideas.

There The Richest Was Poor, And The Poorest Lived in Abundance

November 24th, 2008 | people I know


Siege: "There The Richest Was Poor, And The Poorest Lived in Abundance", Decay Series, pigment print, soil, black mold, water stains, whitewashed antique baroque frame. 32×44 inches, 2008.


November 24th, 2008 | Work

From the forthcoming graphic novella, as illustrated by Marek Oleksicki:


His yellow skin scarcely covered the work of muscles and arteries beneath; his hair was of a lustrous black, and flowing; his teeth of a pearly whiteness; but these luxuriances only formed a more horrid contrast with his watery eyes that seemed almost of the same colour as the dun-white sockets in which they were set, his shrivelled complexion, and straight black lips.

– Mary Shelley

Found In Chip Zdarsky’s Flickr Account

November 24th, 2008 | people I know

Continuing problems with impotence appear to have affected the ageing Canadian cartoonist’s mind.


I would say they’d affected his personality. But he never really had one of those, did he?