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Exploring Calvin and Hobbes : an exhibition catalogue / Bill Watterson ; [text by Jenny E. Robb].

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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

Exploring Calvin and Hobbes is the catalog for an exhibition by the same name at the Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum at Ohio State University that ran in 2014. The exhibit is Bill Watterson's personal exploration of how the wonder of Calvin and Hobbes came to be. It includes original art of Calvin and Hobbes, along with Watterson's original commentary. The show also includes art from cartoons and cartoonists that Watterson has identified as influential in the development of his art, including Peanuts, Pogo, Krazy Kat, Doonesbury, Pat Oliphant, Jim Borgman, Flash Gordon, Bloom County, and Steadman. The book also includes an extensive, original interview with Watterson by Jenny Robb, the exhibition's curator.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Parkdale Community Library J GRAPHIC FIC WATTERSON (Text) 33892100642553 Children's Graphic Novels & Comics Book None 10/23/2019 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781449460365 (paperback)
  • ISBN: 1449460364 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: viii, 151 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 x 28 cm.
  • Publisher: Kansas City : Andrews McMeel Publishing, [2014]

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General Note:
"This catalog accompanies the exhibition Exploring Calvin and Hobbes held at the Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum, Ohio State University, March 22, 2014 - August 3, 2014"--Colophon.
Summary, etc.:
Exploring Calvin and Hobbes is the catalog for an exhibition by the same name at the Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum at Ohio State University that ran in 2014. The exhibit is Bill Watterson's personal exploration of how the wonder of Calvin and Hobbes came to be. It includes original art of Calvin and Hobbes, along with Watterson's original commentary. The show also includes art from cartoons and cartoonists that Watterson has identified as influential in the development of his art, including Peanuts, Pogo, Krazy Kat, Doonesbury, Pat Oliphant, Jim Borgman, Flash Gordon, Bloom County, and Steadman. The book also includes an extensive, original interview with Watterson by Jenny Robb, the exhibition's curator.
Subject: Watterson, Bill > Exhibitions.
Calvin (Fictitious character : Watterson) > Exhibitions.
Hobbes (Fictitious character) > Exhibitions.
Genre: Exhibition catalogs.

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