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At JANM - GR Biennale 4 Installation Explained - What's in the Case? Part I

For the bunch of you who went to the Biennale 4 and didn't examine the Giant Robot Store Installation. Here's one angle of it. There are tons of details within so I'll make an effort in the next few days to explain it all.  The case I'm describing is in the bottom right corner blocked by the fella in blue t-shirt. I should have done this earlier, but circumstances slowed it all down. I'll give this a shot in list form and I'll add more photos of the Giant Robot store installation and explain what it all means. Upper Left. 1. Relax Magazine. The best magazine of that era. When people who know about Relax see my collection they trip out...

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Adrian Tomine in the New Yorker

New Yorker story about Adrian Tomine who’s exhibited at Giant Robot, and whose items we also sell including the new Optic Nerve #13. Adrian Tomine will also be part of the Giant Robot exhibition at the Oakland Museum of California next year (April 2014). (GR Store) read up on Adrian Tomine here: http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/culture/2013/09/cover-story-adrian-tomine-crossroads.html#slide_ss_0=1  

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Adrian Tomine in the New Yorker

New Yorker story about Adrian Tomine who’s exhibited at Giant Robot, and whose items we also sell including the new Optic Nerve #13. Adrian Tomine will also be part of the Giant Robot exhibition at the Oakland Museum of California next year (April 2014). (GR Store) read up on Adrian Tomine here: http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/culture/2013/09/cover-story-adrian-tomine-crossroads.html#slide_ss_0=1  

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Adrian Tomine’s New Yorker Cover

“Where I was in Brooklyn, I don’t think I would have even known that there was a major storm happening,” says Adrian Tomine, the artist of next week’s cover, “Undeterred.” He continues: So I spent the whole night glued to the Internet and watching everything unfolding, just being shocked that this kind of dramatic destruction was happening just miles outside my home. And I started thinking about how it would affect the election. This is a first for me in terms of doing [a cover] that’s topical with a quick turnaround; and somehow, these two significant events just came together into that one image for me. Tomine adds: For all its really horrible effects, I feel like the storm has...

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Adrian Tomine Talks 12th Installment of Optic Nerve

Adrian Tomine talks about his comic, Optic Nerve #12. The latest installment. He talks about the changes in his own life and the changes in his new stories. Some thing you can’t run away from even when he tries to make things different. Tomine mentions that his stories might be him spread throughout the characters and not just the one who looks like him. He talks a bit about Shortcomings and also the new characters. (Optic Nerve 12) (scpr – Tomine)  

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