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Post #1044 • August 31, 2007, 6:45 AM • 8 Comments

Congratulations to Warren Craghead (you've seen him comment on Artblog.net as WWC) on his writeup at The Comics Journal.

Visual complexity.

"Six months ago, I bought a Fairfield Porter lithograph. Two weeks ago, I stood at the edge of a rocky cove near the southern tip of a remote island off the coast of Maine, looking at the same scene Porter viewed when he sketched "Isle au Haut."

Smart resizing.

Clark enters lease deal with Mass MoCA. (AJ)

Cat and Girl wins Visual Arts Pun of the Year.

Scott McCloud comes home. Los Angeles, tomorrow afternoon.

Are artists born or taught? (Andrew)

"Comics are not literature" now online.

"Vincent van Gogh was notorious for always being short of money and materials, and it has now been discovered that he resorted to painting on tea towels."

"At least 25 of the 200 or so 'Opus' client newspapers might not run the Sunday-only comic's next two episodes, which feature Islamic references and a sex joke."

The art installation archive of Burning Man. Supergirl is there. I'm not. Sigh.

Department of Skills: Daft Hands.

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1.

wwc

September 1, 2007, 8:02 PM

Thanks Franklin.

2.

tuarbe

September 2, 2007, 6:49 AM

Suoper de la pena sevioan,pöerfect
danmark ["Pöerfect" Well, that sounds like a compliment. Link redacted anyway. - F.]

3.

Pl Hggr

September 2, 2007, 8:26 AM

[No ads. Whether we're talking spam or, "hey, come look at my site," unless the latter is on-topic somehow, I will yank your post down so fast your head will spin. - F.]

4.

ahab

September 2, 2007, 8:37 AM

I think that last linked vid would be more aptly titled "Deft Punk".

5.

opie

September 2, 2007, 10:57 AM

On this blog, pöerfect gets redacted.

Now, that's real class. Esöeteric, even.

6.

Digital Camera Repair

September 3, 2007, 6:37 PM

Congratulations, keep up the good work.

7.

ahab

September 3, 2007, 9:14 PM

They repair the camera digitally?

8.

Franklin

September 3, 2007, 10:43 PM

They use their fingers.

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