A new exhibition at Chicago’s Museum of Contemporary Art surveys over 60 years of cartoonists.
A history of John Porcellino’s midwest influence
In Monograph, the artist looks back on his life in comics.
Reader critics’ picks: Judy Blume, Art Spiegelman, D.T. Max, Haki Madhubuti, and more
New Yorker art editor Francoise Mouly: Artists—they’re totally adorable
From parks to books to TV, our Vultures love this town
“Partnership of the Picture and the Word”: how the graphic novel is making its impact on the literary scene
Two unusual and unusually good events this Wednesday, 4/5.
New reviews and notable films in this week’s Chicago Reader.
Catch Chris Ware, Ivan Brunetti, and Anders Nilsen all in the same place–plus Timuel Black at the DuSable Museum.
Ivan Brunetti discusses the art of comics
An online archive of Ivan Brunetti’s genially brutal comics.