comics

Designing Latitude

Festival-goers are increasingly expectant for an experience that as visually stimulating as it is culturally enriching, beyond the live music. We talk to Latitude Festival arts curator Tania Harrision and designer Ami Jade Cadillac, about what it takes to create a temporary wonderland in the beautiful Suffolk countryside.

Gradwatch: Nathaniel Warnes

After touring this year’s degree shows, we’ve selected visual communications graduates from across the UK who we feel have produced outstanding creative portfolios, and will be showcasing their work on the site this summer. Next up, Sheffield Hallam graduate Nathaniel Warnes whose motion graphics work really stood out at New Blood this year

Amuseum magazine

With comics, trivia and original illustrations, new magazine Amuseum provides a light-hearted look at physical objects – from bizarre historical artefacts to everyday items.

East London Comics and Arts Festival

This year, the East London Comics and Arts Festival is transformed into a two-day event in June. While tickets can now be booked via the ELCAF website, artist-in-residence Jillian Tamaki’s sprawling poster for the event has also just been revealed

Jean Jullien: Life Drawing, an interview

Jean Jullien’s observational take on modern life has made him one of the most sought-after image-makers around. We talked to him about his recent move to New York and his work to date. Here, we publish the full transcript of the interview

CR January iPad edition: The Music issue

Don’t forget you can also get the January issue of CR, the music issue, for iPad, where you’ll find all the print mag articles and exclusive additional content in Hi Res, our showcase gallery section, and CRTV, with video profiles of creative people, animations and other moving image work from around the world….

Stephen Collins has some comics for you

Great cartoonists and comic book artists can capture the complexities of life in a few drawn panels. British illustrator Stephen Collins adds in a fantastic ear for dialogue and an uncanny ability to pick up on contemporary mores to make some of the funniest work around. His new book features 100 of his best strips to date

Animating the Galaxy

CR Grad Guide: Brad Silby, lead animator for VFX studio Framestore, talks about working on Where the Wild Things Are, Guardians of the Galaxy and other films

Scanners portraits by Connor Willumsen

David Cronenberg’s 1981 film Scanners is about to be released on Blu-ray and DVD as part of the Criterion Collection, the packaging for which features a series of explosive character portraits by Canadian artist Connor Willumsen

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