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• • • Being a journal by artist and designer John Coulthart, cataloguing interests, obsessions and passing enthusiasms.

Archive for July, 2008

 

Missing scenes from Fritz Lang’s Metropolis rediscovered

Missing scenes from Fritz Lang’s Metropolis rediscovered

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Picasso-esque

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Jessica Helfand at Design Observer draws attention to Mr Picassohead, a site which allows you to create your own Picasso-style portraits. The interface doesn’t have as much choice of elements as the Simpsonizer did but messing around with it this afternoon yielded a passable rendering of David Britton’s Lord Horror. This idling reminded me that […]

Posted in {art}, {black and white}, {comics}, {work} | 9 comments »

 


A temple to mystery and imagination

A temple to mystery and imagination | The Large Hadron Collider.

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Maldoror illustrated

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Les Chants de Maldoror by Corominas (2007). There seems to be no escaping from HP Lovecraft just now, the illustration above having been created for a PDF publication entitled CTHULHU, Cómics y relatos de ficción oscura, produced by these people. The Cthulhu-zine seems to be unavailable but you can see more of these splendid illustrations, […]

Posted in {art}, {black and white}, {books}, {comics}, {fantasy}, {illustrators}, {surrealism} | 6 comments »

 


New things for July

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The Flapper by Frank X Leyendecker, Life magazine (1922). • 2008 is turning out to be a great year for Lovecraft aficionados. As well as the stupendous Lovecraft Retrospective: Artists Inspired by HP Lovecraft, we’re also awaiting Frank Woodford’s feature length documentary, Lovecraft: Fear of the Unknown. I’m lucky to have my work included in […]

Posted in {art}, {books}, {film}, {gay}, {horror}, {illustrators}, {lovecraft}, {magazines}, {work} | 2 comments »

 


 


 

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