Illustrations by Matt Fox, in Famous Fantastic Mysteries, June 1944. Thanks to Murray Ewing for introducing me to Matt Fox, clearly a key illustrator of the Weird – I’m sharing his post here. Murray blogs about SF and related genres in literature and film, so give his site a read.These images depict Algernon Blackwood’s […]Read more "Illustration for Algernon Blackwood’s ‘The Wendigo’ — Matt Fox"
“Chaos is present everywhere,” Maurits Cornelis Escher (1898-1972) once stated, “whereas order remains an impossible ideal. We can always hope.” ‘The Amazing World of M.C. Escher’ – the first major exhibition of Escher’s work in the UK – is as well ordered as the artist in question’s thought-provoking and mind-bending engravings and lithographs. Straightforwardly arranged in […]Read more "Reassembling Reality: ‘The Amazing World of M.C. Escher’, Dulwich Picture Gallery, 5/11/2015"