Parting Shot: Comic Artists Pay Tribute To Joe Kubert
In light of the untimely passing of Joe Kubert, there’s been much discussion throughout the industry about the incredible influence he had as an artist, a teacher, a father, and a friend. While many have written tributes about the legend and his work, some creators are paying tribute the best way they know how: through art.
ComicsAlliance has a few favorites, which you can see after the cut.
Here’s a portrait of Joe, with a few of the characters’s he’s most closely associated, beautifully illustrated by Francesco Francavilla.
A heartfelt tribute from Darwyn Cooke, featuring art by Joe Kubert from the cover to Star Spangled War Stories #151.
Kubert with some of his many artistic protégés. Art by Neal Adams.
The superhero Kubert was most associated with is likely Hawkman. Art by Todd Nauck