Art Nouveau Meets Comics in SLEEPLESS

Artist Leila del Duca and colorist Alissa Sallah use elements of Art Nouveau in Image Comic’s SLEEPLESS to bring Sarah Vaughn’s ornate story to life. The floral motifs, geometric patterns, and bold line work evoke the aesthetics of Art Nouveau to reinforce the comic’s themes and intrigue.

Maus, Where Murder and Impressionism Collide

“Murderer.” After finishing the first book of Art Spiegelman’s Maus, the word echoes in my head. It was shocking the first time Artie hurled it at his father for destroying his mother’s Holocaust diaries. It was even more shocking that in this hallowed work of art, Artie says it twice. I have a feeling the ending of the story says …