Just opened at the British Museum, London, Terror and Wonder: The Gothic Imagination, a general survey exhibition of the gothic across 250 years, drawing on the Museum’s holdings. Runs until 20th January 2015, and has an accompanying catalogue book.
With the aid of a vintage postcard I colorised Shorpy‘s big Library of Congress scan of a 8″ x 10″ b&w glass negative of Prospect St., Providence, made in early summer 1906. Lovecraft then aged 15…
Apparently set to ship in late November, Ian Culbard’s new graphic novel version of Lovecraft’s The Dream-Quest of Unknown Kadath. 144 pages of zoog-tastic comics fun from SelfMadeHero, pre-ordering now.
Ever wondered what Erich Zann’s music sounded like? Alexey Voytenko’s “The Music of Erich Zann” for violin solo (2009).
Hot on the heels of the Lovecraft Film Festival, comes what is effectively a proto Lovecraft Theatre Festival. The 6th Annual H.P. Lovecraft Festival promises ten performances of various tales in the East Village, Manhattan, New York City.
Oct 2 – The shadow over Innsmouth / The moon pool
Oct 3 – The Dunwich horror / The statement of Randolph Carter
Oct 9 – The shadow over Innsmouth/ The beast in the cave
Oct 10 – From beyond / The call of cthulhu/ The beast in the cave
Oct 11 – The shadow over innsmouth / The moon pool
Oct 12 – The Dunwich horror/ Dagon
“Whispers in the Darkness” (2010) by Gato-Chico. Photoshop and stock. With some suitably refined typography and some cropping at the top and bottom, this would make someone a fine book cover.