Profile: Sedrick Huckaby (1975-)

Sedrick Ervin Huckaby is an American artist known for his use of thick, impasto paint to create murals that evoke traditional quilts and his production of large portraits that represent his personal history through images of family members and neighbors. Huckaby has worked with images from quilts for many years, moving them from background components of portraits into the subject of his work. He was interviewed about … Continue reading Profile: Sedrick Huckaby (1975-)

Profile: Wayne Howard (1949-2007)

Wayne W. Howard was an African-American comic book artist. He is best known for his 1970s work at Charlton Comics, where he became American comic books’ first series creator known to be credited on covers, with the horror anthology Midnight Tales announcing “Created by Wayne Howard” on each issue — “a declaration perhaps unique in the industry at the time” Continue reading Profile: Wayne Howard (1949-2007)