Jim Hanley's Universe Becomes Part Of A Much Larger Comic Book

Jim Hanley's Universe Becomes Part Of A Much Larger Comic Book

Alberto Serrano, as Tito na Rua, is a master of graffiti storytelling. Telling the story of Joe Nobody and his dog, one wall at a time throughout the streets of Rio de Janeiro. Scott McCloud described comics as sequential, juxtaposed art. Well you can't get more juxtaposed than this.

The walls have been colleced in a book, Street Comics Volume 1. But now he's painting on a larger canvas now, travelling the world. And, as his book goes on sale at Jim Hanley's Universe in Manhattan, he has added his latest panel to the store itself, permanently.

Look for its appearance, as part of a longer story, in Volume 2…

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About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.

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