Tag: Spain Rodriguez

  • Beautiful Art in an Ugly Year

    The vibe throughout 2017 — white supremacists are “fine” people, the top 5 percent need tax cuts financed by the bottom 95 percent, Vladimir Putin is a great guy — has been pretty ugly. Pretty. Ugly. Those last two words sum up my personal highlight list for a brash and belligerent year. Let’s start with Fantagraphics’ […]

  • Zap Ruder

    Things have changed since the first wave of underground cartoonists scratched their anti-authoritarian visions into the cave walls of culture at the height of the San Francisco ’60s. Dig the 1970 Kansas City Art Institute diploma co-created by Robert Crumb, Spain Rodriguez, and S. Clay Wilson that appears early in Rebel Visions. Big veiny penises, […]