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SCHMUCK 16: There’s Nothing To Say

by Seth Kushner

Omar Angulo is an illustrator, designer and noise maker documentarian. His art is a graphic combination of mark making, music, comics, film and design. Since the 1990′s he has collaborated with artists, labels, and promoters to create album art, custom packaging for punk rock and experimental music labels, and limited edition collectible art and merchandise. [...]

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SCHMUCK 15: RAISING THE BAR

by Seth Kushner

Nick Bertozzi is the Harvey Award and Ignatz Award-winning author of LEWIS & CLARK (First Second) and THE SALON (St Martin’s Press), a graphic novel about Picasso and magical absinthe, and the upcoming SHACKLETON (First Second). He has collaborated with Jason Lutes on the cartoon-biography HOUDINI: THE HANDCUFF KING (Hyperion), and with Boaz Yakin on [...]

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COMPLEX: LOVE_UNDERSCORES_YOU

by Seth Kushner

“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 [...]

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SCHMUCK 13: Night at the Museum

by Seth Kushner

Noah Van Sciver was born in 1984 in New Jersey. He first came to readers’ attention with his comic book series Blammo, which earned him an Ignatz award nomination in 2010. His work has appeared in the Denver alt-weekly Westword, Mad Magazine, and multiple graphic anthologies including Mome and The Best American comics 2011. His [...]

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SCHMUCK 12: THE PARTY

by Seth Kushner

Jon Allen grew up in Connecticut and lives in Brooklyn. He is currently working on the third and final part of his graphic novel, Vacationland. His comics are distributed online by Secret Acres. “SCHMUCK has a heart underneath its gritty crude input from main character Adam Kessler’s friends, a belief that love will find you [...]

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The Red Hook

by Dean Haspiel

THE RED HOOK is Dean Haspiel’s love letter to Brooklyn, NY and homage to the truncated storytelling and limited color palette of the Golden Age of superhero pulp noir. A 21st Century wink to the 1960s styles of Alex Toth, Will Eisner, C.C. Beck, and Jack Kirby by way of Burt Reynolds, Raquel Welch, and [...]

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SCHMUCK 11: The Lapdate

by Seth Kushner

Read past installments of SCHMUCK Christa Cassano is a Brooklyn-based artist and illustrator who recently came into comics by way of a residency at the Atlantic Center for the Arts.  Christa is a member of Hang Dai studios in Gowanus, Brooklyn and the comics collective Studio Yolo.  Look for her comic “Lonesome Vibrato” in the [...]

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AXELTRON 3

by Ryan Alexander-Tanner

AXELTRON is a view through the eyes of a recent college graduate as he struggles to find simple solutions to overwhelming feelings of hopelessness and dread.  It might make you feel nostalgic.  It’s an examination into different perspectives, or lack thereof, as characters try to cope with the terrible beauty of everyday life.  It’s also [...]

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FREE WEBCOMIX WEEKEND

by Seth Kushner

In honor of Free Comic Book Day on May 4th, TRIP CITY would like to draw your attention to some of the great FREE creator-owned comix we offer, including; Billy Dogma by Dean Haspiel The Red Hook by Dean Haspiel Schmuck by Seth Kushner & various Just Super by Jeffrey Burandt & Zees and various. [...]

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ALEXTRON 2

by Ryan Alexander-Tanner

AXELTRON is a view through the eyes of a recent college graduate as he struggles to find simple solutions to overwhelming feelings of hopelessness and dread.  It might make you feel nostalgic.  It’s an examination into different perspectives, or lack thereof, as characters try to cope with the terrible beauty of everyday life.  It’s also [...]

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ALEXTRON 1

by Ryan Alexander-Tanner

AXELTRON is a view through the eyes of a recent college graduate as he struggles to find simple solutions to overwhelming feelings of hopelessness and dread.  It might make you feel nostalgic.  It’s an examination into different perspectives, or lack thereof, as characters try to cope with the terrible beauty of everyday life.  It’s also [...]

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CulturePOP: Douglas Rushkoff

by Seth Kushner

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 [...]

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