Here is another wonderful example of Gus Arriola’s exploration of scale through the philosophical spider in the Gordo comic strip! Arriola signed this (undated) comic strip as ‘WILLY D’WISP’. Note: For earlier example, please check out blog entry on 2/25/11.
Lucia Eames fondly remembers the wonder and delight in the brilliant Gus Arriola’s Gordo which was a favorite comic strip in the local St. Louis newspaper that she read daily with her father, Charles Eames. The comic strip was later included in Charles & Ray Eames’ film, The Fabulous Fifties. In 1970, Arriola explored scale [...]
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