Tag Archives: cartoon characters

  • ‘Plastic Surgeon’ Exhibition by Sculptor Jason Freeny

    ‘Plastic Surgeon’ Exhibition by Sculptor Jason Freeny

    Unless you’re Ghostface or someone equally deranged, there’s a very strong chance that you have never even idly wondered what cartoon characters’ insides look like. Sculptor Jason Freeny has done more than just wonder about it, though, in a new exhibition called Plastic Surgeon. Mario, SpongeBob SquarePants, and even a chocolate Easter bunny go under […]

  • ‘Why Cartoon Characters Wear Gloves’ From Vox (Video)

    ‘Why Cartoon Characters Wear Gloves’ From Vox (Video)

    It’s Friday afternoon, which for many of us means it’s time to think about something, anything, other than work. If you’re looking for a suggestion, how’s this for a topic: Those weird white gloves classic cartoon characters like Mickey Mouse, Bugs Bunny, Goofy, and even some renderings of Pac-Man are always wearing. Believe it or […]

  • ‘Bugs Bunny – The Origins of an American Icon’ (Video)

    ‘Bugs Bunny – The Origins of an American Icon’ (Video)

    Iconic cartoon characters, or perhaps I should say iconic characters period, don’t come much more iconic than Bugs Bunny. Not only is he universally recognized, he’s also universally beloved, and most of his best work holds up today like few 70-year-old entertainments can. But his history is actually quite complicated, which is why Bugs Bunny […]

  • A Bathing Ape x Felix the Cat Collection

    A Bathing Ape x Felix the Cat Collection

    Even in a pop culture landscape dominated by extremely old comic book and cartoon characters, Felix the Cat is a senior citizen, having first appeared way back in 1919, almost a full century ago. But like Neil Young and Lou Reed before him, Felix is finding new life in the 21st century by collaborating with […]