Monday, March 24, 2008

Iraq Band

"Heavy Metal in Baghdad," The New Yorker, March 31, 2008

You can read Sasha Frere-Jones' Critics Notebook piece on Acrassicauda here and watch the trailer for "Heavy Metal in Baghdad" here.
Below are some unused sketches for the illustration.


3 comments:

Frank said...

Hey Jashar, I'm curious: did they have an idea of exactly what they wanted when they called you or did you get to concept much?

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ILANA KOHN said...

looked even better in print!

jashar said...

-Hey Frank, all I was given was the link to the movie's site so there was as much freedom as possible with a 1.5 by 2 inch space.

-Thanks, Ilana!