128 relations: Alan Moore, Alberto Breccia, Alice Cooper, Altan (band), Angoulême International Comics Festival Prize for Best Album, Anne Rice, Arkham Asylum: A Serious House on Serious Earth, Batman, BBC News, Berkshire, Bernie Taupin, Black Orchid (comics), British Library, BSFA Award, Cages (comics), Collage, Comics artist, Concept art, Continuity Comics, Coraline, Crazy Hair, Dark Horse Comics, David Almond, DC Comics, Delcourt (publisher), Digital art, Dinner by Heston Blumenthal, Dorling Kindersley, Dragon, Elton John, Fairy, Fantagraphics Books, Found object, Front Line Assembly, Giant, Gina McKee, Grant Morrison, Graphic designer, Graphic novel, Green Street (film), HarperCollins, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (film), Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (film), Harvey Award, Hellblazer, Heston Blumenthal, Iain Ballamy, Iain Sinclair, Imperial War Museum, James Beard Foundation, ..., Jason Barry, Jazz piano, John Cale, Jonathan Carroll, José Antonio Muñoz, Kit Downes, Kitchen Sink Press, Lambiek, Les Daniels, Lestat (musical), Little, Brown and Company, Lorenzo Mattotti, Maidenhead, Manchester Jazz Festival, Marvel Comics, Matthew Sweeney, Mermaid, Michael Sheen, MirrorMask, Mouse Bird Snake Wolf, National Theatre of Scotland, National Theatre Wales, NBM Publishing, Neil Gaiman, Neverwhere, Nine Lives (2005 film), Opie Gets Laid, Paradise Lost (band), Passion Play, Picture book, Pixie, Port Talbot, Punch and Judy, Ray Bradbury, Record label, Richard Dawkins, Rob Brydon, Royal Mail, S. F. Said, Signal to Noise (comics), Skinny Puppy, Slog's Dad, Stephanie Leonidas, Stephen King, Steve Walsh (musician), Stian Carstensen, Sundance Film Festival, Sydney Opera House, Telluride Film Festival, Terry Gilliam, The A.V. Club, The Day I Swapped My Dad for Two Goldfish, The Face (magazine), The Fat Duck, The Gospel of Us, The Graveyard Book, The Guardian, The Jim Henson Company, The Lakes International Comic Art Festival, The Magic of Reality, The Quietus, The Rolling Stones, The Sandman (Vertigo), The Savage (Almond book), The Tragical Comedy or Comical Tragedy of Mr. Punch, The Wolves in the Walls, Toad the Wet Sprocket, Tori Amos, Toronto International Film Festival, Unicorn, Up for Grabs (film), Varjak Paw, Victoria and Albert Museum, Violent Cases, Voodoo Lounge, William Shatner, World Fantasy Award, World Fantasy Convention. Expand index (78 more) » « Shrink index
Alan Moore (born 18 November 1953) is an English writer known primarily for his work in comic books including Watchmen, V for Vendetta, The Ballad of Halo Jones and From Hell.
Alberto Breccia (April 15, 1919 – November 10, 1993) was an Uruguay-born Argentine cartoonist.
Alice Cooper (born Vincent Damon Furnier; February 4, 1948) is an American singer, songwriter, and actor whose career spans over fifty years.
Altan are an Irish folk music band formed in County Donegal in 1987 by lead vocalist Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh and her husband Frankie Kennedy.
The Prize for Best Album (Prix du meilleur album), also known as the Golden Wildcat (Fauve d'Or), is awarded to comics authors at the Angoulême International Comics Festival.
Anne Rice (born Howard Allen Frances O'Brien; October 4, 1941) is an American author of gothic fiction, Christian literature, and erotica.
Arkham Asylum: A Serious House on Serious Earth (often shortened to Batman: Arkham Asylum) is a Batman graphic novel written by Grant Morrison and illustrated by Dave McKean.
Batman is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.
BBC News is an operational business division of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) responsible for the gathering and broadcasting of news and current affairs.
Berkshire (abbreviated Berks, in the 17th century sometimes spelled Barkeshire as it is pronounced) is a county in south east England, west of London and is one of the home counties.
Bernard John Taupin (born 22 May 1950) is an English lyricist, poet, and singer, best known for his long-term collaboration with Elton John, writing the lyrics for the majority of the star's songs.
Black Orchid is the name of four superheroines published by DC Comics. The original version of the character first appeared in Adventure Comics #428 (cover-dated July 1973).
The British Library is the national library of the United Kingdom and the largest national library in the world by number of items catalogued.
The BSFA Awards are literary awards presented annually since 1970 by the British Science Fiction Association (BSFA) to honour works in the genre of science fiction.
Cages is a ten-issue comic book limited series by Dave McKean.
Collage (from the coller., "to glue") is a technique of an art production, primarily used in the visual arts, where the artwork is made from an assemblage of different forms, thus creating a new whole.
A comics artist (also comic book artist, graphic novel artist, or comic book illustrator) is a person working within the comics medium on comic strips, comic books, or graphic novels.
Concept art is a form of illustration used to convey an idea for use in films, video games, animation, comic books, or other media before it is put into the final product.
Continuity Publishing, also known as Continuity Comics, was an American independent comic book company formed by Neal Adams in 1984, publishing comics until 1994.
Coraline is a dark fantasy children's novella by British author Neil Gaiman, published in 2002 by Bloomsbury and Harper Collins.
Crazy Hair is a book by Neil Gaiman and Dave McKean, published in 2009 in the United States by HarperCollins, and in the United Kingdom by Bloomsbury.
Dark Horse Comics is an American comic book and manga publisher.
David Almond FRSL (born 15 May 1951) is a British author who has written several novels for children and young adults from 1998, each one receiving critical acclaim.
DC Comics, Inc. is an American comic book publisher.
Delcourt is a French publishing house that specializes in comics and manga.
Digital art is an artistic work or practice that uses digital technology as an essential part of the creative or presentation process.
Dinner by Heston Blumenthal is a restaurant in London, England.
Dorling Kindersley (DK) is a British multinational publishing company specializing in illustrated reference books for adults and children in 62 languages.
A dragon is a large, serpent-like legendary creature that appears in the folklore of many cultures around the world.
Sir Elton Hercules John (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight; 25 March 1947) is an English singer, pianist, and composer.
A fairy (also fata, fay, fey, fae, fair folk; from faery, faerie, "realm of the fays") is a type of mythical being or legendary creature in European folklore, a form of spirit, often described as metaphysical, supernatural, or preternatural.
Fantagraphics Books is an American publisher of alternative comics, classic comic strip anthologies, magazines, graphic novels, and the erotic Eros Comix imprint.
Found object originates from the French objet trouvé, describing art created from undisguised, but often modified, objects or products that are not normally considered materials from which art is made, often because they already have a non-art function.
Front Line Assembly (FLA) is a Canadian electro-industrial band formed by Bill Leeb in 1986 after leaving Skinny Puppy.
Giants (from Latin and Ancient Greek: "gigas", cognate giga-) are beings of human appearance, but prodigious size and strength common in the mythology and legends of many different cultures.
Georgina McKee (born 14 April 1964) is an English actress.
Grant Morrison, MBE (born 31 January 1960) is a Scottish comic book writer, and playwright.
A graphic designer is a professional within the graphic design and graphic arts industry who assembles together images, typography, or motion graphics to create a piece of design.
A graphic novel is a book made up of comics content.
Green Street, or Green Street Hooligans, is a 2005 British-American independent drama film about football hooliganism in the United Kingdom.
HarperCollins Publishers L.L.C. is one of the world's largest publishing companies and is one of the Big Five English-language publishing companies, alongside Hachette, Macmillan, Penguin Random House, and Simon & Schuster.
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is a 2005 fantasy film directed by Mike Newell and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures.
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban is a 2004 fantasy film directed by Alfonso Cuarón and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures.
The Harvey Awards are given for achievement in comic books.
Hellblazer (also known as John Constantine, Hellblazer) is an American contemporary horror comic book series, originally published by DC Comics, and subsequently by the Vertigo imprint since March 1993 when the imprint was introduced.
Heston Marc Blumenthal, OBE (born 27 May 1966) is a British celebrity chef.
Iain Ballamy (born 20 February 1964) is a British composer, soprano, alto and tenor saxophone player.
Iain Sinclair FRSL (born 11 June 1943) is a Welsh writer and filmmaker.
Imperial War Museums (IWM) is a British national museum organisation with branches at five locations in England, three of which are in London.
The James Beard Foundation is a New York City-based national non-profit culinary arts organization named in honor of James Beard, a prolific food writer, teacher, and cookbook author, who was also known as the "Dean of American Cookery." The Foundation's mission is to celebrate, nurture, and honor America's diverse culinary heritage through programs that educate and inspire.
Jason Barry (born 14 December 1972) is an Irish actor best known for his portrayal of Tommy Ryan in the 1997 film Titanic.
Jazz piano is a collective term for the techniques pianists use when playing jazz.
John Davies Cale, OBE (born 9 March 1942) is a Welsh musician, composer, singer, songwriter and record producer who was a founding member of the American rock band the Velvet Underground.
Jonathan Samuel Carroll (born January 26, 1949) is an American fiction writer primarily known for novels that may be labelled magic realism, slipstream or contemporary fantasy.
José Antonio Muñoz or simply Muñoz (born July 10, 1942) is an Argentine artist.
Kit Downes is a British jazz pianist.
Kitchen Sink Press was a comic book publishing company founded by Denis Kitchen in 1970.
Galerie Lambiek is a Dutch comic book store and art gallery in Amsterdam, founded on November 8, 1968 by.
Leslie Noel Daniels III, known as Les Daniels (October 27, 1943 – November 5, 2011), was an American writer.
Lestat is a Broadway musical inspired by Anne Rice's The Vampire Chronicles.
Little, Brown and Company is an American publisher founded in 1837 by Charles Coffin Little and his partner, James Brown, and for close to two centuries has published fiction and nonfiction by American authors.
Lorenzo Mattotti (born 24 January 1954) is an Italian comics artist as well as an illustrator.
Maidenhead is a large town in Berkshire, England, on the south-western bank of the River Thames.
Manchester Jazz Festival is an annual 9-day-long festival focused on showcasing contemporary jazz from the North West of England and beyond.
Marvel Comics is the common name and primary imprint of Marvel Worldwide Inc., formerly Marvel Publishing, Inc. and Marvel Comics Group, a publisher of American comic books and related media.
Matthew Sweeney (born 1951 in Donegal, Ireland) is an Irish poet.
In folklore, a mermaid is an aquatic creature with the head and upper body of a female human and the tail of a fish.
Michael Christopher Sheen, OBE (born 5 February 1969) is a Welsh actor.
MirrorMask is a 2005 fantasy film designed and directed by Dave McKean and written by Neil Gaiman from a story they developed together, starring Stephanie Leonidas, Jason Barry, Rob Brydon, and Gina McKee.
Mouse Bird Snake Wolf is a 2013 graphic novel, written by David Almond and illustrated by David McKean.
The National Theatre of Scotland, established in 2006, is the national theatre company of Scotland.
National Theatre Wales is the English language national theatre of Wales, and the UK’s youngest national theatre company.
Nantier Beall Minoustchine Publishing Inc. (or NBM Publishing) is an American graphic novel publisher.
Neil Richard MacKinnon GaimanBorn as Neil Richard Gaiman, with "MacKinnon" added on the occasion of his marriage to Amanda Palmer.
Neverwhere is an urban fantasy television series by Neil Gaiman that first aired in 1996 on BBC Two.
Nine Lives is a 2005 American drama film written and directed by Rodrigo García.
Opie Gets Laid, originally titled Sunnyvale for its film festival submissions, is a 2005 American independent romantic comedy film written and directed by James Ricardo and starring James Ricardo, April Wade, Ute Werner and Jesselynn Desmond.
Paradise Lost are a gothic metal band that formed in 1988 in Halifax, England and are considered by some to be one of the pioneers of the death-doom genre and of the gothic metal genre.
The Passion Play or Easter pageant (senakulo) is a dramatic presentation depicting the Passion of Jesus Christ: his trial, suffering and death.
A picture book combines visual and verbal narratives in a book format, most often aimed at young children.
Pixie (also pixy, pixi, pizkie, piskie and pigsie as it is sometimes known in Cornwall) is a mythical creature of folklore.
Port Talbot is a town in the county borough of Neath Port Talbot, Wales.
Punch and Judy is a traditional, popular, and usually violent puppet show featuring Pulcinella (Mr. Punch) and his wife Judy.
Ray Douglas Bradbury (August 22, 1920June 5, 2012) was an American author and screenwriter.
A record label, or record company, is a brand or trademark associated with the marketing of music recordings and music videos.
Clinton Richard Dawkins (born 26 March 1941) is an English ethologist, evolutionary biologist, and author.
Robert Brydon Jones, (born 3 May 1965), known professionally as Rob Brydon, is a Welsh actor, comedian, radio and television presenter, singer, and impressionist.
Royal Mail plc (Post Brenhinol; a' Phuist Rìoghail) is a postal service and courier company in the United Kingdom, originally established in 1516.
Signal to Noise is a graphic novel written by Neil Gaiman and illustrated by Dave McKean.
Skinny Puppy is a Canadian industrial music group formed in Vancouver, British Columbia in 1982.
Slog's Dad is a 2006 short story by David Almond and is about a boy called Slog who, sees a man he believes is his father returned from death to visit him.
Stephanie Leonidas (born 14 February 1984) is an English actress.
Stephen Edwin King (born September 21, 1947) is an American author of horror, supernatural fiction, suspense, science fiction, and fantasy.
Steve Walsh (born June 15, 1951) is an American musician, singer and songwriter best known for his work as a member of the progressive rock band Kansas.
Stian Carstensen (born 5 January 1971) is a multi-instrument Norwegian musician, entertainer and with Jarle Vespestad (drums) and Nils-Olav Johansen (vocal and guitar), central members of the Balkan-jazz orchestra Farmers market.
The Sundance Film Festival, a program of the Sundance Institute, takes place annually in Park City, Utah.
The Sydney Opera House is a multi-venue performing arts centre in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
The Telluride Film Festival is a film festival in Telluride, Colorado, U.S., over Labor Day Weekend in September of each year.
Terrence Vance Gilliam (born 22 November 1940) is an American-born British screenwriter, film director, animator, actor, comedian and member of the Monty Python comedy troupe.
The A.V. Club is an entertainment website featuring reviews, interviews, and other articles that examine films, music, television, books, games, and other elements of pop culture media.
The Day I Swapped My Dad for Two Goldfish is a book by Neil Gaiman and Dave McKean, first published in 1997 by White Wolf Publishing.
The Face was a British music, fashion and culture monthly magazine published from 1980 to 2004 and launched in May 1980 in London by Nick Logan, the British journalist who had previously been editor of New Musical Express and Smash Hits.
The Fat Duck is a restaurant in Bray, Berkshire, England.
The Gospel of Us is a 2012 Welsh drama based on the Owen Sheers novel of the same name and the three-day Passion play that Michael Sheen acted in at his home town of Port Talbot in April 2011.
The Graveyard Book is a young adult fantasy novel by the English author Neil Gaiman, simultaneously published in Britain and America during 2008.
The Guardian is a British daily newspaper.
The Jim Henson Company (also known at various times as Muppets, Inc., Henson Associates, Inc., and Jim Henson Productions, Inc.) is an American entertainment company, a leading producer of children's and family entertainment (despite some of the company's works containing mature content), and best known as the creators of the renowned Muppets characters.
The Lakes International Comic Art Festival is a comics art festival held in Kendal, United Kingdom every October.
The Magic of Reality: How We Know What's Really True is a 2011 book by the British biologist Richard Dawkins, with illustrations by Dave McKean.
The Quietus is a British online music and pop culture magazine, focusing on arts news, reviews, and features.
The Rolling Stones are an English rock band formed in London, England, in 1962.
The Sandman is a comic book series written by Neil Gaiman and published by DC Comics.
The Savage is a 2008 graphic novel by David Almond.
The Tragical Comedy or Comical Tragedy of Mr.
The Wolves in the Walls is a book by Neil Gaiman and Dave McKean, published in 2003, in the United States by HarperCollins, and in the United Kingdom by Bloomsbury.
Toad the Wet Sprocket is an American alternative rock band formed in 1986.
Tori Amos (born Myra Ellen Amos, August 22, 1963) is an American singer-songwriter, pianist, and composer.
The Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF, often stylized as tiff) is one of the largest publicly attended film festivals in the world, attracting over 480,000 people annually.
The unicorn is a legendary creature that has been described since antiquity as a beast with a single large, pointed, spiraling horn projecting from its forehead.
Up for Grabs is a 2004 comedic documentary about two men who fought over custody of a baseball.
Varjak Paw (2003) is a novel by the British author S. F. Said and illustrated by Dave McKean.
The Victoria and Albert Museum (often abbreviated as the V&A) in London is the world's largest museum of decorative arts and design, housing a permanent collection of over 2.3 million objects.
Violent Cases is a short graphic novel written by Neil Gaiman and illustrated by Dave McKean.
Voodoo Lounge is the 20th British and 22nd American studio album by British rock band The Rolling Stones, released in July 1994.
William Shatner (born March 22, 1931) is a Canadian actor, author, producer, and director.
The World Fantasy Awards are a set of awards given each year for the best fantasy fiction published during the previous calendar year.
The World Fantasy Convention is an annual convention of professionals, collectors, and others interested in the field of fantasy.