Blending cartoon, tiki aesthetic, and vintage illustration, Shag creates art that looks back on mid-20th-century culture, adding modern irony, humor, and joy. Retro on the surface, this art is a loving, fanciful paean to pop culture and consciousness. Carefully designed and incorporating Shag's best work, Art of Shag provides a well-balanced overview of this popular artist.
Over 60 full color reproductions
Essay by Otto Von Stroheim
Shag interview by Janice Gore
Beautiful full-color photos and detail shots reveal the exquisitely complex details of her sweetly twisted creatures, giving you a glimpse of what the City of Misfit Toys might have become had it been saved by Satan rather than Santa.