Monthly Archives: November 2013

Lurve

Lurve

First published in The Guardian online 1 June 2011 You could have zilch interest in art and you would still know this painting – The Kiss by Gustav Klimt. Very few artworks are as iconic as this one – if there were my life would be a lot easier. It’s risky making jokes about art […]

Jack the Dripper

Jack the Dripper

First published in guardian.co.uk on 25th May 2011 At the moment my cartoons come out once a fortnight in the Guardian. However I try to write one blogpost per week. This is a dilemma that I have lately solved by writing on the subject of nothing every second week. Now though I will now dredge up […]

Hey Sparky!

Hey Sparky!

First published in The Guardian online 18 September 2013 If you were commissioned to paint “God creating Adam” how would you do it? A particularly brilliant solution is Michelangelo’s idea of the pointing index fingers, a split second before life is zapped into Adam (I guess it’s a split second; it all depends on how fast God’s […]