Jeff Smith: Bone and Beyond by Dave FilipiJeff Smith: Bone and Beyond by Dave Filipi

Jeff Smith: Bone and Beyond

Text byDave FilipiForeword bySherri Geldin

Hardcover | July 1, 2008

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Jeff Smith is one of the great success stories of independent comics. In July of 1991, he launched Cartoon Books in Columbus, Ohio, to publish his black-and-white comic strip Bone. A tale of three marshmallowy creatures named Bone, adrift in a world of humans, monsters and fantasy creatures, Bone has since been translated into 15 languages and won Smith countless awards. Bone and Beyond is the first volume to offer an overview of Smith's work. Published in conjunction with the Wexner Center and Cartoon Research Library's 2008 exhibition, this catalogue presents work featured in the show, including examples of Smith's original drawings for Bone, plus the more recent Shazam and Rasl, a forthcoming time travel story. Also featured are selected works by cartoonists who have influenced Smith, such as George Herriman, Charles Schulz and Walt Kelly, and essays by comic book and fantasy author Neil Gaiman, comic book artist and scholar Scott McCloud and Wexner Center film/video curator David Filipi, the exhibition's co-curator. Cartoon Research Library curator Lucy Shelton Caswell, the exhibition's other co-curator, provides an introduction.
Neil Gaiman was born in Portchester, England on November 10, 1960. He worked as a journalist and freelance writer for a time, before deciding to try his hand at comic books. Some of his work has appeared in publications such as Time Out, The Sunday Times, Punch, and The Observer. His first comic endeavor was the graphic novel series Th...
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Title:Jeff Smith: Bone and BeyondFormat:HardcoverDimensions:96 pages, 10.5 × 9.5 × 0.68 inPublished:July 1, 2008Publisher:Wexner Center For The ArtsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1881390462

ISBN - 13:9781881390466

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