A Diagrammatical Dissertation of Opening Lines of Notable Novels. Pop Chart Lab has diagrammed the first line of twenty-five novels in this print.
Sun & moon; for The Oxford American, illustrating an article about Flannery O’Connor’s beautiful, startling prayer journal.
Book covers and sketchbook pages, Isaac Tobin.
From a catalogue raisonné on her work in graphic design school, Jessica Svendsen.
Oil on wood panel 12”x12”
This painting is for the up coming show 12”x12” project at Gauntlet gallery in San Francisco.
Opening on March 8th.
Happy Valentines Day !
Baitogogo, Henrique Oliveira, Palais de Tokyo, Paris.
Detail of a commision for the Norwegian music festival BY:LARM 2014. The story was an imagined narrative inspired by the cover of Burzum's album Filosofem.
I’ve made 2 of these large fold-out drawings on that red dropcloth kraft paper stuff. I’m gonna put them in plastic envelopes and let people check them out at my Cartoon Utopia show at The Fantagraphics Bookstore in Seattle next week.
The internal, the eternal, the nocturnal—no skin, no mask, no suit of armor can hold in that which lives within, and revealed, colorful, stylish, scary in Matthew Houston’s work are innards of all stripes: the heroic, the villainous, the curious, all of them, the cool.