“COMPLEX: Love_Underscores_You” Written by Seth Kushner, Chris Miskiewicz & Dean Haspiel Photocomix by Seth Kushner Featuring Katelan Foisy & Chris Miskiewicz “COMPLEX” was an idea I had a few years ago. I liked the notion of a sort of futuristic sci-fi soap opera about four distinctive and lonely characters whose lives intersect. I wanted to [...]
Learn more about Marc Maron at his website, his twice-weekly podcast, WTF, his book, Attempting Normal and his IFC TV show, Maron. Read all 31 installments of Seth Kushner’s CulturePOP Photocomix
Read all 31 of Seth Kushner’s Photocomix profiles here. DOUGLAS RUSHKOFF, PH.D., is a world-renowned media theorist whose twelve books, including Life Inc and Program or Be Programmed, have won prestigious awards and have been translated into thirty languages. He is a commentator on CNN and a contributor to the Guardian, Discover, and NPR. He [...]
Written by Jonathan Vankin, imagery by Seth Kushner & layouts by Dean Haspiel FOREVER DUSTY is a 90-minute musical packed with 20 of Dusty’s most memorable songs including “Son of a Preacher Man,” “You Don’t Have to Say You Love Me,” “The Look of Love” and others that still resonate today. The show tells the [...]
Last spring, I was asked by American Photo magazine, via uberconnector JahFurry, to to produce an 8-page meta “photocomic” about myself making photocomix, something I’ve been doing in my “spare” time for the past two-years as the series, CulturePOP Photocomix, where I’ve profiled such fascinating subjects as; Chuck Klosterman, Moby, Jonathan Ames, Stoya, Reggie Watts, [...]
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When author and archivist, James Haspiel, was 16-years old, he received a kiss on the cheek from Marilyn Monroe and, thus, began a friendship that would last until MM’s untimely death. He has kept an incredible collection of personal items that belonged to MM and is considered a respectful yet world renowned authority on Marilyn [...]
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SETH KUSHNER loves comix, taking photos, and interviewing “characters.” CulturePOP, his ongoing series of Photocomix Profiles, fuses three passions into a dynamic new brew. Beta’d on ACTIVATEcomix, and now featured on TRIP CITY, CulturePOP’s newest episode profiles author / creator of HBO’s Bored To Death, JONATHAN AMES. Upcoming subjects include MOBY, comedian MARK MARON (WTF Podcast), and Marilyn Monroe friend/biographer JAMES HASPIEL.
“Seth Kushner’s omniscient lens distills NYC’s brave and bold into graphic time capsules,” says Emmy Award winning artist, Dean Haspiel [creator of Billy Dogma].
SUBJECTS: “bootleg” toy designer SUCKLORD; comedian/musician REGGIE WATTS; artist CYNTHIA VON BUHLER; author/media theorist DOUGLAS RUSHKOFF; comics writer HARVEY PEKAR; VJ JONNY WILSON (Eclectic Method); sousaphonist/producer CLARK GAYTON; singer/songwriter JIHAE; graffiti artist/sculptor CARLOS “MARE139″ RODRIGUEZ; painter/illustrator JEN FERGUSON; comics creator DEAN HASPIEL; erotic writer/editor RACHEL KRAMER BUSSEL; hip hop artist AKIM FUNK BUDDHA; illustrator DAVE FRANZESE (Dark Igoo); TV host BARON AMBROSIA (Bronx Flavor); aerialist LISA NATOLI; singer ELYSSA LOVELESS; poet CAITS MEISSNER; designer JOHN D’APONTE; yoga instructor MELISA WINITZKY; champion gymnast OLGA KARMANSKY; ukelelist JENNIE FISK AKA PLUCKY CHARMS; writer MATTHEW O’BRIEN; filmmaker NANCY SCHWARTZMAN; writer TIM HALL.