The creator of Building Stories talks to us about boxes, architecture, parents, and iPhones.
As I unboxed Building Stories, sitting on the floor and slowly spreading out its wondrous contents, my first thought was of Marcel Duchamp’s Box in a Valise, his “portable museum”.
Down ‘n dirty Chris Ware chat from the front lines of the comics store, where OH SO MANY THINGS are due.
In Building Stories, the game and the book-as-object are the frameworks through which a multilayered, intricate web of stories and relationships emerge.
“Comics: Philosophy & Practice” gathered seventeen luminaries of the medium to discuss what it all means.
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.
A look at scenes of creation, drawing, and comics-making.