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“Yet, as ever, my attempts are mocked by the monstrosities that leer up at me from the page, wrenching me from my reverie, leaving me able only to stare aghast at the horrors that materialize and multiply before my eyes, seeping unbidden, crowding at the edges of my vision as if from a foul universe beyond the very fibres of the parchment, drawn forth by the frenzied scuttling dance of my accursed hand across the sheet, in its insane labour to describe and catalogue its most vile, degenerate subjects.”
Jake and Dinos Chapman, Granta 117: Horror
Yesterday marked the 75th Anniversary of the death of HP Lovecraft and his influence still clearly resonates in a lot of contemporary work. Here’s a look back at a recent erudite article by Rick Poynor on our collaboration with the Chapman Brothers.