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Tag Archives: Joost Swarte
Joost Swarte provided a pretty sweet illustration in this weekend’s New York Times, for a reader’s letter about the relativity of the midlife crisis. (with thanks to Mike R.)
I recently attended an underwater hockey championship that my son took part in. Underwater hockey is not really a spectator sport, so I was quite lucky to find that the Wisselaar swimming pool in Breda (The Netherlands) boasts a monumental … Continue reading
In february of this year Dutch graphical wizard Joost Swarte created a special building in the Willemsstraat in Amsterdam, simply called the Joost Swarte Huis.Â Â Swarte took care of all the details, including kitchen, bathroom and a special work of … Continue reading
The MusÃ©e HergÃ© in Louvain-La-Neuve, Belgium is the host to a grand exhibition of the works of Dutch ligne claire virtuoso Joost Swarte.Â The excellent Klare Lijn International blog (an authority on all things ligne claire) provided us with this … Continue reading
The title says it all : the current issue of the New Yorker Magazine features a comic on the cover, created by Dutch clear line guru Joost Swarte.Â Just in time for my birthday 😉
Clear line surrealist wizard Max created this poster for the tenth edition of the Musica Contada festival.Â I would have sworn this was by Swarte. (via Klare Lijn International, which has more music-related Max goodness)
Griffioen Grafiek, the Dutch purveyor of prime prints, announces new material on its site by Dutch illustrator Joost Swarte (above), Belgian cartoonist Judith Vanistendael and her French colleague Catel (below).Â More info @ Griffoen (in Dutch).
Dutch illustration and graphic design genius Joost Swarte recenty met up with Robert Crumb in his home in the south of France to discuss the Dutch edition of Genesis.Â And he asked him some questions for the November issue of … Continue reading
In between his work for the HergÃ© Museum and the Mural for the Brussels Bozar exhibition, Joost Swarte has found time to provide the latest issue of The Walrus magazine with this magnificent cover.Â Sean Rogers provides us with some … Continue reading