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How Marvel’s Hawkeye Sets ‘Em Up and Knocks ‘Em Down

An in-depth look at a few pages of Marvel’s 'Hawkeye,' a study in reader misdirection (in a good way).
Giaco Furino
6.12.17
Comics!

This Graphic Novel Tackles Depression from Many Sides

Two best friends secluded themselves on a farm and emerged with 'Eyes Too Dry.'
Giaco Furino
5.2.17
Comics!

What An Indie Comic Can Teach Us About the Subtleties of Character Scale

How Craig Thompson’s visual novel uses scale to impart crucial information to the reader.
Giaco Furino
3.20.17
Art

Stop What You're Doing and Read the Comic Advocating for Chelsea Manning

‘Suppressed Images’ documents DNA portraiture of Manning by artist Heather Dewey-Hagborg.
DJ Pangburn
1.18.17
Music

Street Artist Conzo Throb Illustrates Stella’s "BURN" Music Video [Premiere]

Stella Santana, daughter of Carlos Santana, works with famed street artist Conzo Throb to create her newest video.
Giaco Furino
6.30.16
Art

3D-Printed Skull Busts Break Down the Human Body

A three-person exhibition at Melbourne's beinArt Gallery features 3D-printed sculptures, cartoonish watercolours, and hyperrealistic oil paintings.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.22.16
Art

Studio Ghibli Storytelling Inspires a South African Graphic Novel

If 'Kariba' is any indication, South Africa's booming animation scene may soon have it's very own Miyazakis.
Beckett Mufson
3.30.16
Art

A Graphic Novel Illustrates Cybersecurity, Gender, and Sexuality in Contemporary Iran

Graphic novel website 'Jensiat' tackles these issues with reader guides, expert advice, and the 6-part story of Leila, a young Iranian entrepreneur.
Sami Emory
3.5.16
Comics!

The Graphic Novel 'Baddawi' Looks Back at Life in a Palestinian Refugee Camp

Leila Abdelrazaq adapted her father's stories of his youth into a powerful and compelling book about coming of age in a region defined by conflict.
Tasbeeh Herwees
12.5.15
VICE TALKS FILM

Actress Bel Powley on 'Diary of a Teenage Girl'

The breakout star talks about the challenges of her performance, working with Kristen Wiig and Alexander Skarsgård, and the taboo subject of female sexuality in films.
VICE Staff
8.17.15
VICE vs Video games

Frozen in Place: On Zelda, ‘Second Quest,’ and the Threat of Fandom

The new Zelda-inspired comic is more than it seems, and one of the smartest pieces of media criticism you'll read this year.
Julie Muncy
6.25.15
Comics!

Alison Bechdel's New Musical Is About the Suicide of Her Closeted Gay Father

We spoke to the cartoonist about adapting her critically acclaimed coming of age story for the stage, and the "test" that bears her name.
Eleanor Capaldi
3.17.15
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