Thursday, August 30, 2012

Hombre and Lady Liberty

Some more illustrations from the fascinating comics series Hombre written by Antonio Segura and drawn by José Ortiz. Here our hero is smoking on the ruins of Lady Liberty while the vultures are circulating above New York. But it's no peaceful world at all.

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

A Boy and His Dog

The film A Boy and His Dog (1975) is based on a science fiction novel by Harlan Ellison. In a post apocalyptic world a boy communicates telepathically with his dog as they scavenge for food and sex. This dog was probably the pattern for many other post apocalyptic companions to follow.

Thursday, August 9, 2012

Mysterious Ruins

An illustration by Frank Frazetta for a Tarzan novel by Edgar Rice Burroughs. Tarzan is approaching the mysterious ruins of Opar the forgotten city in the jungle. The ruins are promising adventures and spoil.

Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Jurassic Park Ruins

MosaTrajectum is a Golf Resort with villas and apartments near the Spanish city of Murcia. The whole village is walled in by some pseudo ruins. It looks like the architect took his inspirations mainly from Jurassic Park.