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Best Art Ever (This Week) - 11.21.14
Best Art Ever (This Week) - 11.21.14
We make a regular practice at ComicsAlliance of spotlighting particular artists or specific bodies of work, as well as the special qualities of comic book storytelling, but because cartoonists, illustrators and their fans share countless numbers of great pinups, fan art and other illustrations on sites like Flickr, Tumblr, DeviantArt and seemingly infinite art blogs that we’ve created Best Art Ever (This Week), a weekly depository for just some of the pieces of especially compelling artwork that we come across in our regular travels across the Web. Some of it’s new, some of it’s old, some of it’s created by working professionals, some of it’s created by future stars, some of it’s created by talented fans, awnd some of it’s endearingly silly. All of it is awesome.
Mondo's Batman 75th Anniversary Gallery Show
Mondo's Batman 75th Anniversary Gallery Show
Over the past few months, we've been slowly freaking out over the Mondo gallery's tribute to Batman's 75th anniversary. Every time a new set of art was revealed, the show looked better and better, and now that it's actually open down in Austin, our suspicions have been confirmed: The art for this show is incredible. Not only do they have the portraits inspired by Batman '66 and the beautifully designed posters inspired by the movies and classic episodes of Batman: The Animated Series, but the gallery features work from comic book artists Francesco Francavilla and Jock, too. Fittingly enough, the two collaborated on an amazing piece based on "The Black Mirror," the excellent Scott Snyder story they both contributed to, but Francavilla also took on a poster inspired by Kelley Jones and Doug Moench's classic Elsewords Batman & Dracula: Red Rain, and Jock produced a pair of pieces based on Frank Miller's Batman: Year One that I'm pretty sure I desperately need to own.
Mondo's Batman Anniversary Portraits Are Maximum Rad
Mondo's Batman Anniversary Portraits Are Maximum Rad
It's not often, but every now and then have to look at things that aren't covered by pictures of Batman, and this is clearly the biggest problem in my life. Fortunately, Mondo is taking steps to minimize this problem in the best way possible. Here at ComicsAlliance, we've been excited about this ever since it was announced a few months back, but on October 24, they're kicking off their gallery show in Austin celebrating the Dark Knight's 75th anniversary. There are some some truly incredible portraits, continuing a long year of great comics and pop-culture inspired art that's included stuff like the Batman: The Animated Series and Guardians of the Galaxy soundtracks. We've seen a sample of what they have to offer, and they are beautiful. Check 'em out below!
Best Art Ever (This Week) - 10.03.14
Best Art Ever (This Week) - 10.03.14
We make a regular practice at ComicsAlliance of spotlighting particular artists or specific bodies of work, as well as the special qualities of comic book storytelling, but because cartoonists, illustrators and their fans share countless numbers of great pinups, fan art and other illustrations on sites like Flickr, Tumblr, DeviantArt and seemingly infinite art blogs that we’ve created Best Art Ever (This Week), a weekly depository for just some of the pieces of especially compelling artwork that we come across in our regular travels across the Web. Some of it’s new, some of it’s old, some of it’s created by working professionals, some of it’s created by future stars, some of it’s created by talented fans, awnd some of it’s endearingly silly. All of it is awesome.
Mondo's Guardians Of The Galaxy Posters: See The Collection
Mondo's Guardians Of The Galaxy Posters: See The Collection
As San Diego Comic-Con heads into its final day and the weary con-goers tape up their blisters for six or seven last tromps around the crowded con floor, let's enjoy a moment of tranquil reverie and appreciate the majestic beauty of the limited edition Guardians Of The Galaxy posters from Mondo, the art boutique wing of the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in Austin, Texas. The Mondo posters by artists Francesco Francavilla, Kevin Tong, Randy Ortiz, Vance Kelly, Mike Mitchell, and Phantom City Creative, are available exclusively from Mondo at Booth 835 at prices ranging from $35 to $75 - or were. It is Sunday, after all. You'll have to stop by or follow @MondoNews on Twitter to see if there's anything left.
Best Art Ever (This Week): Breaking Bad, Game Of Thrones & More
Best Art Ever (This Week): Breaking Bad, Game Of Thrones & More
We make a regular practice at ComicsAlliance of spotlighting particular artists or specific bodies of work, but because cartoonists, illustrators and their fans share countless numbers of great images on sites like Flickr, Tumblr, DeviantArt and seemingly infinite art blogs that we’ve created Best Art Ever (This Week), a weekly depository for just some of the pieces of especially compelling artwor
Parting Shot: Bryan Lee O’Malley & Kevin Tong Draw ‘Battle Royale’ for Mondo
Parting Shot: Bryan Lee O’Malley & Kevin Tong Draw ‘Battle Royale’ for Mondo
In what's just the latest in a long line of ridiculously cool, maddeningly limited edition film posters produced by Mondo, Scott Pilgrim creator Bryan Lee O'Malley has collaborated with illustrator Kevin Tong to depict the often imitated, never duplicated ultra-violent awesomeness that is Battle Royale... Read More ...
Mondo Reveals its Iron Man, Thor, Cap and Hulk ‘Avengers’ Movie Posters
Mondo Reveals its Iron Man, Thor, Cap and Hulk ‘Avengers’ Movie Posters
Four more of Mondo's expertly-designed The Avengers movie posters have surfaced, showing off The Alamo Drafthouse creative boutique's take on Earth's Mightiest Heroes. Among the upcoming limited edition prints are Iron Man by Kevin Tong, Captain America by Phantom City Creative, Thor by Martin Ansin and Hulk by Ken Taylor...
Gorgeous Scott Pilgrim Sex Bob-Omb Poster Now on Sale
Gorgeous Scott Pilgrim Sex Bob-Omb Poster Now on Sale
The album poster for Sex Bob-Omb, the fictional band of Scott Pilgrim, is now on sale at artist Kevin Tong's site for $20. The print originally went on sale as an exclusive at Comic-Con last weekend, along with three other imaginary Scott Pilgrim band posters by Aesthetic Apparatus, Daniel Danger, and Hellen Jo, but if you didn't make it to San Diego -- or couldn't afford the $120 price tag for th