Art Scene: The Art of Comics , 1st Edition

  • Stuart A. Kallen
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  • ISBN-10: 1682825825
  • ISBN-13: 9781682825822
  • DDC: 741.5
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2020 | Published/Released August 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2020

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Sales of comic books and graphic novels amounted to more than $1 billion in 2019. While familiar superheroes remain popular, a new generation of comics creators is focused on nontraditional characters. This book discusses what today’s artists are doing, how they attract a following, and what they are saying through their artwork.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Introduction: The Changing Culture of Comic Books.
1: A Brief History of Comic Art.
2: Artists of Influence.
3: Creating a Following.
4: Graphic Novels Pushing Boundaries.
Source Notes.
For Further Research.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.