BOOKS

The Graphic Art of the Underground: A Countercultural History (Bloomsbury/ 2014)

Featuring chapters on custom car graphics, the psychedelic underground, punk rock, lowbrow and pop surrealist art, indie crafting and designer vinyl toys, The Graphic Art of the Underground: A Countercultural History takes the reader on a colourful journey through the visual art and design of alternative and youth cultures from the 1950s to the present day. In doing so it draws upon the work of an array of artistic figures such as Ed ‘Big Daddy’ Roth, Robert Williams, Robert Crumb, Martin Sharp, Jamie Reid, Linder Sterling, Barney Bubbles, Mark Ryden, Marion Peck and Pete Fowler among numerous others.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bare Essentials: The Best of Nude Magazine (Poke-in-the-Eye Publishing/ 2011)

Bare Essentials: The Best of Nude Magazine comes complete with a bonus 16-page creative supplement produced in conjunction with Central St Martins College, and brings together some of the best articles published in Nude during the eight years of its existence. It includes highly-illustrated in-depth interviews with Charles Burns, Jamie Reid, Alan Moore, Billy Childish, Trevor Brown and John Waters, as well as features on classic British horror movies, Steampunk, Blythe dolls, Indie comix and more.