Just came across this “graphic adaptation” of some key HPL tales, and think it’s great. The album includes the adaptation of the following short. (réalisme pompier vs abstract forms), there are Alberto Breccia’s comics adapted from Cthulhu’s Myth’s Lovecraft. Indeed, to paint the fall in. Alberto Breccia draws Lovecraft Cthulhu, Authors, Comic Art, Art Gallery, Monsters,. Visit . «Les mythes de Cthulhu / Los mitos de Cthulhu.

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Wednesday, January 03, Alberto Breccia Part 2: Introduction Breccia Part 1: Both versions feature a time traveller the “eternaut” who visits Oesterheld to warn of a future disaster.

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Los Mitos De Cthulu. Anyway, I think this book functions beautifully as an artistic compliment to the stories covered. This is monster making drawing from backwater brain mud in a way that is fresh, and still to this day awe-inspiringly original. I remember the first time Crhulhu saw a Breccia page.

It would be interesting to see more horror done in this way. Ditko and Abstraction II. Some of the images are. About Me Disraeli Demon. Post a Comment Please note that anonymous comments will be rejected.

Alberto Breccia and The Power of Suggestion in Horror Comic’s Imagery

May 21, Dunwich Horror by Breccia. Ashamed to say, I never even heard of Alberto Breccia, and I just picked the book up totally by accident. The approach there was so ill equipped to adapt true horror that it was almost comedic.


Just came across this “graphic adaptation” of some key HPL tales, and think it’s great. I don’t know what a guy like McCloud would say about it, but I think that cthhulhu a case like this the artwork is so obscure that the comic for a moment becomes illustrated prose, with the voice over narration basically hinting you about the indecipherable shapes and letting you connect the dots in your head It’s more like connotation that denotation.

cthulgu I do however own Eternauta, and while it is a cousin to the work of his Lovecraft adaptions, it lacks the horrific incomprehensibility of those adaptions. Click on the image to enlarge. Alberto Breccia Horror Comics. Instrumental Music Systems Theory Talk. The Anthology from Amazon.

It’s absolutely superb, the best HPL adaptation I’ve seen by a long way. You are in for a treat. I am interested in seeing some more from Informe Sobre Ciegos.

I think his art is wonderfully appropriate – rather than trying to show what HPL says can’t be shown, this artist takes the much more intelligent, though I am sure very hard, way of painting to imply or suggest.

There is no such concession from Breccia here. Just that as horror, it failed by a considerable nature. The much more political overtones of the second version may have helped contribute to Oesterheld’s eventual demise see part 3 of this article.

December 31, Breccia Introduction Breccia Part 1: The website shows both the English and Spanish versions for comparison. They use realist techniques—but they are both hyper surrealists, who are masters at staging mood and emotion.

You are commenting using your Twitter account. It is somewhat strange that so much in horror comics have run fast in the opposite direction. I think that this posting could be interesting for some of TLO members.


Haha I also had the same photoshop idea after reading this book that you did. Just my two cents.

“Cthulhu Mythos: The Haunter of the Dark” by Alberto Breccia & Norberto Buscaglia, AR, 1975

If you have enjoyed Breccia, try his “Mort Cinder”, with the equally gifted writer Oesterheld. You are commenting using your WordPress. El Eternauta to Lovecraft Breccia Part 3: He captured something in his adaptions of Lovecraft that was very unique. Retrieved from ” https: Uruguayan comics artists Argentine comics artists births deaths Uruguayan people of Italian descent. To capture the atmosphere on which his work is powered—you need to be able to create the inexplicable on the page.

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