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Tag Archives: Batman
Brazilian guerilla artist Butcher BillyÂ (him of the Charming Man Of Steel) uses quite iconic imagery from the clash of the titans in Frank Miller’s The Dark Knight Returns to tell that only slightly less earth-shattering story of the confrontation between … Continue reading
I’m always interested in projects that combine elements of popular or geek culture to create new visual designs. Heroic Words Of Wisdom is such a project, which has been around for a while but only just popped upÂ on my radar … Continue reading
On October 9th, the US Post Office will issue its contribution to the 75th anniversary of the Caped Crusader : a limited edition set of 8 different stamps, showcasing Batman’s representation across the “ages”. A special round stamp with the … Continue reading
Finnish cartoonist Jaakko SeppÃ¤lÃ¤ created this overview of ten iconic comic characters as drawn in each of their typical styles. Left to right, we see Albert Uderzo (AstÃ©rix), Bill Watterson (Calvin), Carl Barks (or another Donald Duck artist), HergÃ© (Haddock), … Continue reading
When Ian Gordon saw these shirts in a downscale market in Kuala Lumpur a couple of years ago, he was sure that DC would never license their characters for creepy spinoffs like these. How wrongÂ he was… (Reproduced with permission)
Even though you can tell that this was done in an ad school (there are no inches of copyright information to start with), I thoroughly dig these ads promoting healthy food. Â Not only are the visuals very creatively imagined, the … Continue reading
Even though they’re gramatically borderline pidgin, I like the art (and the message) in these pro bono campaigns by Aquatro (Brazil). Â Artwork by Dudu Fonseca. (via Ads of the World)
New York designer Diego Fonseca created these mockups for Red Bull energy drink cans adorned with the colors of celebrated Justice League members. I doubt whether these will ever be realised. Â After all, the Flash already has wings, and the … Continue reading
To support the cause to get Bill Finger recognized for his contributions to the Batman mythos (which was and still is much of a collaborated effort and not a “created by Bob Kane” affair), Ty Templeton created the strip above. … Continue reading