Category Archives: Illustration

Ralph Steadman on Breaking Bad

A new collected edition of Breaking Bad on Blu-ray will sport brilliant cover illustrations by none other than Ralph Steadman. Each of the six seasons has a portrait of one of the main characters, including Walter White, Jesse Pinkman and … Continue reading

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Tom Gauld’s Library

Judging from Tom Gauld‘s cover to this week’s edition of the New Yorker magazine, his idea of a good library is quite similar to mine. Thank God they didn’t pick the alternative featuring the e-reader. It would have “said something”, … Continue reading

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Jon McNaught’s Drinking Doe

Jon McNaught created this splendid poster for the Colomiers comics festival, which take place in November.

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Sammy for Billy

Cartoonist Sammy Harkham created the artwork for the new album by Bonnie Prince Billy, Singer’s Grave A Sea Of Tongues. And splendourful it is!

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McNaught covers Mak

In In America, Dutch historian Geert Mak follows in John Steinbeck’s footsteps (or tyre tracks, for that matter) as he retraces the Nobel Prize winner’s long trek through the United States (as described in Travels With Charley). The English translation … Continue reading

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Brecht Evens Paints Tintin

In their literary supplement, the Flemish daily De Morgen is currently running a weekly series of short essays on literary figures that were based on actual people. Each time Brecht Evens provided a fantastic piece of art to go with … Continue reading

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Baeken lights the book signal

Every year in November the Boekenbeurs, the biggest book fair in the Dutch-speaking part of the world, is held in Antwerp. For this year’s edition, the organisers commissioned a poster and a general brand image from Flemish illustrator and cartoonist … Continue reading

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