Tuesday, 7 August 2012

Krokodil's 90th Birthday

Some TV news reports I missed at the time, on the 90th anniversary of Krokodil's birth!

'National' comic book styles

BBC article here on national characteristics of comic books and styles.

Thursday, 7 June 2012

Ivan Semenov exhibition

Details here about an exhibition in Moscow this week of cartoons by Ivan Semenov, Krokodil stalwart.

Friday, 25 May 2012

Thursday, 10 May 2012

Ukrainian Cartoonist

An interesting article about Jaroslaw Stetsko, Ukrainian cartoonist who worked for Pepper

Wednesday, 2 May 2012

Friday, 2 March 2012

Drawing the Curtain

An exhibition held in London recently, to celebrate the launch of a new book by Tim Benson, on cartoon imagery from USSR and the West during the Cold War.

Wednesday, 22 February 2012

Russian protest art on show

An article with some visuals on an exhibition of modern Russian protest art, which has some striking similarities to street art, Soviet poster art and Krokodil. I'm intrigued by the dissected crocodile in one of the photos.