Tag Archives: Steve Ditko

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (5/21/14 – The Sting of Prudence)

AAARGH!! HOW WILL I AFFORD THESE COMICS?! BACK TO THE DOLLAR BINS FOR ME!! Continue reading

 

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (4/24/13 – An Imaginary Contretemps Between Two Comics Greats Occurring in Sidebar to the Intellectual Scene)

Sick Sick Sick Continue reading

 

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (2/27/13 – Last Century in Comics Critics!)

Be this the mark of ideals, or decay? Only critics know, and now they’re talking… FROM AN AGE BEFORE THE COMICS JOURNAL!! Continue reading

 

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (12/12/12 – Perfect Limit)

Words are abstract. Images are concrete. Together, they form DITKO. Continue reading

 

Steve Ditko’s Cartooning: Abstraction / Word vs. Picture / Motion

Grid explores the innovative visual techniques of artist Steve Ditko. Continue reading

 

One-Artist Anthology Comics

As if it weren’t enough that comics are the domain of the obsessive control freak, there is a cartooning sect that perfectly defines the creative mania responsible for some of our greatest works: the one-artist anthology. This is its history. Continue reading

 

Steve Ditko — HA! / AH! — Laughing at Death.

Ditko is a satirist — Ditko creates Black and White Black Comedy with Sick Humor. Ditko’s Creeper: Performance, Heroism, and Mania. Ditko is the single most innovative artist/humorist to come out of the Mainstream Comics Industry. Discuss. Continue reading

 

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (8/3/11 – Fresh Presentations)

“Oh my god, is that more money? Comics can smurf right off!” Continue reading