Traces of the Great War - Without a Trace by Robbie Morrison & Charlie Adlard SNIP

14-18 NOW “Traces of the Great War” international comic anthology announced

Kendal’s Lakes International Comic Art Festival has announced Traces of the Great War, a new and ambitious anthology publication exploring the traces and impact of the World War One on our lives today. Featuring over 20 internationally acclaimed comic artists and writers, the project has been jointly commissioned by 14-18 NOW, the UK’s official arts programme forContinue reading 14-18 NOW “Traces of the Great War” international comic anthology announced

Part of the the cover of Black Dog – The Dreams of Paul Nash by Dave McKean

Dave McKean’s “Black Dog” heads to Derby Book Festival

The work of the English artist Paul Nash (1889–1946) — one of the most important landscape artists of the twentieth century — entered the public domain this year in many countries around the world. His depictions of the destroyed and broken landscapes of World War One provided inspiration for Dave McKean‘s stunning multimedia show Black Dog:Continue reading Dave McKean’s “Black Dog” heads to Derby Book Festival

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“Black Dog – The Dreams of Paul Nash”, A Reader’s Experience

Created by Dave McKean Publisher: Lakes International Comic Art Festival and Hourglass (the Artist’s Book, limited edition of 300 – a graphic novel edition will be published by Dark Horse in October Let me start this item by saying that this is neither a ‘Preview’ nor a ‘Review’. What this is a recounting of the responses I felt reading this book onContinue reading “Black Dog – The Dreams of Paul Nash”, A Reader’s Experience

Part of the the cover of Black Dog – The Dreams of Paul Nash by Dave McKean

Sneak Preview: Black Dog – The Dreams of Paul Nash by Dave McKean

As we’ve previously reported, Cumbria will host a world premiere performance and the launch of a unique graphic novel – Black Dog – The Dreams of Paul Nash by Dave McKean – as part of 14-18 NOW, the UK’s official arts programme for the First World War centenary. Initiated by the Lakes International Comic Art Festival,Continue reading Sneak Preview: Black Dog – The Dreams of Paul Nash by Dave McKean

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Dave McKean Talks Black Dog, Paul Nash “The Perfect Subject”

Artist Dave McKean has revealed more details of his upcoming project Black Dog – The Dreams of Paul Nash, his new work co-commissioned by 14-18 NOW, the Lakes International Comic Art Festival and On a Marché sur la Bulle in  a new video interview. As we’ve previously reported, Black Dog will get its premiere in Kendal on 28thContinue reading Dave McKean Talks Black Dog, Paul Nash “The Perfect Subject”