Adrian Tomine
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Reviews // 3 Articles

Truth Against Truth: The Work of Adrian Tomine
6 Jul 2009 // 4:00 PM

Tomine has a gift for capturing body language and facial expressions -- his characters often say more in a silent panel than most say with an entire word balloon.


In 'Killing and Dying', Drama Is Hidden Between the Lines of Profile Art and Dialogue
20 Oct 2015 // 1:30 AM

Adrian Tomine's latest collection offers poignant, bittersweet and surprisingly filling snapshots of everyday life.

32 Stories: The Complete Optic Nerve Mini-Comics
3 Aug 2009 // 9:40 PM

32 Stories effectively demonstrates how the dolorous ‘90s diary comic might pull itself out of the mire of its similar contemporary pieces. It is Tomine’s command of form that ultimately redeems the genre.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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