Now Australia's Biggest Toy Shop

Sell Your Old Stuff for Cash. It's Easy & Free to List. Get Started Now.

Talking Lines
By

Rating

Product Description
Product Details

About the Author

Born Oscar Robert Blechman in 1930, R. O. Blechman's internationally acclaimed artwork spans decades, mediums, and industries. He is one of the first contemporary cartoonists to pen a full-length graphic novel, The Juggler of Our Lady, which he published in 1953 after graduating from Oberlin College. His illustrations and comics have graced magazines, anthologies, and newspapers. He has created more than a dozen New Yorker covers.Blechman is also an animated filmmaker, and at one time he owned his own animation studio, The Ink Tank. He has been awarded the Gold Medal from the Cannes Film Festival and numerous Emmy Awards, and has been nominated for a BAFTA. In 2002, the Museum of Modern Art held a retrospective of his films titled "R. O. Blechman and The Ink Tank: A Celebration."Blechman is also a member of the Art Directors Club Hall of Fame, has been named Illustrator of the Year by Adweek, and is the creator of many notable advertising campaigns. Blechman is married, has two sons, and lives in Ancram, New York.

Reviews

"An immensely rich talent . . . His qualities of taste and intelligence, and-most vital-his instincts never to stray into forms that will betray him, have allowed Blechman to express himself in a variety of ways that have enhanced the quality of American life." -MAURICE SENDAK
"I have always believed that humor-particularly political satire-is one of the most effective ways to make a point. And R. O. Blechman is a master of the form." -ARIANNA HUFFINGTON


"An immensely rich talent . . . His qualities of taste and intelligence, and--most vital--his instincts never to stray into forms that will betray him, have allowed Blechman to express himself in a variety of ways that have enhanced the quality of American life." --MAURICE SENDAK

"I have always believed that humor--particularly political satire--is one of the most effective ways to make a point. And R. O. Blechman is a master of the form." --ARIANNA HUFFINGTON


An immensely rich talent . . . His qualities of taste and intelligence, and--most vital--his instincts never to stray into forms that will betray him, have allowed Blechman to express himself in a variety of ways that have enhanced the quality of American life. "MAURICE SENDAK" I have always believed that humor--particularly political satire--is one of the most effective ways to make a point. And R. O. Blechman is a master of the form. "ARIANNA HUFFINGTON""


"An immensely rich talent . . . His qualities of taste and intelligence, and--most vital--his instincts never to stray into forms that will betray him, have allowed Blechman to express himself in a variety of ways that have enhanced the quality of American life." --MAURICE SENDAK"I have always believed that humor--particularly political satire--is one of the most effective ways to make a point. And R. O. Blechman is a master of the form." --ARIANNA HUFFINGTON

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling Talking Lines on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Item ships from and is sold by Fishpond World Ltd.
Back to top