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Author: Matthew Thurber
Publisher: [Montreal] : Drawn & Quarterly, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Humor, satire, etc. : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"Matthew Thurber's Art Comic is a blunt and hilarious assault on the swirling hot mess that is the art world. From sycophantic fans to duplicitous gallerists, fatuous patrons to self-aggrandizing art stars, he lampoons each and every facet of the eminently ridiculous industry of truth and beauty. Art Comic is brimming with references and cameos, outsized personalities and shuddering nonsense-Robert Rauschenberg  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Humorous comics
Comics (Graphic works)
Comic books, strips, etc
Graphic novels
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Matthew Thurber
ISBN: 1770463003 9781770463004
OCLC Number: 1004911434
Notes: "Originally published as a series of comic phamplets in a slightly different form by Swimmer's Group."--Title page verso.
Description: 192 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Matthew Thurber.

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A raucous skewering of the art world as told by a master of absurdity  Read more...

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"If there is such planet as the Art World, then Matthew Thurber is an intergalactic ranger and Art Comic is the trippy travelogue. Thurber turbo-charges through a vast and vapid landscape; one where Read more...

 
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