Information Design

The architect's mandate for the coming century doesn't involve girders, bricks, or mortar -- the most important constructions to be built in the forseeable future will be those that allow people to negotiate the ever-increasing flood of data disgorged daily from... [more]

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DESIGN ARTS
05.29.09
DESIGN ARTS, Information Design, VISUAL ARTS, Graphic Novels, Graphic Novels, Visual Arts, Design Arts, Information Design, Scott McCloud, Will Eisner, Alan Moore, Neil Gaiman, Gary Panter, Chris Ware, Paper Rad, Robert Rauschenberg, Vanessa Beecroft, Matthew Barney, comics
So you may notice, here on Art + Culture, that there is no up front category for ‘comics’. “Oh ho” you say, “but somewhere in the literature section there is a little pigeon hole for ‘graphic novels’, Jason”. Yes, I’m quite aware of that particular designation, (as well as the 'avant-comics' sub-category -- which I can't find anymore) but a little disappointed in the ghettoization of an entire medium – comics – to only one of its forms – the bookstore marketing term ‘graphic novel’. I am admittedly employing the definition of comics put forth so eloquently by Scott McCloud in his seminal 1994 comic book (or ‘graphic novel’ if you’re looking for it at Borders) Understanding Comics. I think

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