Fog of war: The Last Stand by Marc Wilson - in pictures
Second-world-war coastal defences that once gave reassurance to nations have become crumbling archaeological relics. Photographer Marc Wilson has travelled northern Europe photographing these concrete monuments
‘Kris Kool’: Mind-blowing French psychedelic pop art comic, 1970
My French isn’t quite good enough to figure out what’s going on in Kris Kool, an ultra-psychedelic journey to Venus, Mars, and Saturn, which turn out to feature puzzling geometrical landscapes with a pansexual phantasmagoria of nubile kaleidoscopic enchantresses in the full complement of Peter Max-ian primary colors. You’d never guess it was from 1970, now would you? Philippe Caza is a respected French illustrator, and this was his very first graphic novel. You can download the whole thing…
SAN FRANCISCO FOG Photograph by David Yu In this dreamy capture by photographer David Yu, we see a 'fog/haze/mist?' rolling over San Francisco. A beautiful capture of a beautiful city, San Francisco encompasses a land area of about 46.
The Andy Warhol of Japan you've probably Never Heard of
Tadanori Yokoo. "Who?", hoots back my (usually) reliable, ask-me-anything-about-art source. It's not a name that rolls off the tongue for many as easily as Andy Warhol, but much like the late American pop artist, Tadanori Yokoo holds nothing short of a rock-star's status in his homeland of Japan. H