Wednesday, September 26, 2012

North African Lit, Pt II

The Paris Review has posted the second installment of my illustrated essays about North African literature.

Click here to read it all.
Part I is here.

Thursday, September 20, 2012

My childhood and the TV

Lots of stuff for the Brooklyn Academy of Music lately. Here's a personal illustrated essay about television inspired by the new show at BAM called The Channel.

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

"I Don't Get It"

An animated short I made with Ben Cohen for the Brooklyn Academy of Music. Robert Wilson goes to see Einstein on the Beach (which he directed) and sits down with Arthur Miller at BAM.

Saturday, September 8, 2012

David Byrne on a bike

David Byrne designed bike racks for BAM. They are in shapes that can be built to make letters, and those letters can be arranged (by the authorities in charge of the racks) to make words. There are only a handful of letters available, so you can't just have it spell anything you want. Right now they say "pink crown" and "micro lip." I did the illustration for the listing on the site about these things.

William Friedkin meets James Cagney