“A touching and engaging experiment that makes great use of surrealism and metafiction.” — Comic Book Resources
“This is an attractive work from an exceptional artist. … Each pastiche is beautifully drawn, as are the framing segments featuring Ponchione’s own clean, naturalistic style.” — Publishers Weekly
Poised between reality and fantasy, Memorabilia is acclaimed cartoonist Sergio Ponchione’s wildly original homage to the legendary comic book creators who captured his imagination as a child. Weaving history, speculative fiction, and pure fantasy, Ponchione has crafted a visually stunning love letter befitting such towering comic book legends.
"Ponchionne’s line is thick and rubbery, influenced in equal parts by classic cartooning of the 1920s and the American underground and alternative traditions. There are echoes of R. Crumb, Elzie Segar, Charles Burns, and Kim Deitch in his work, creating a lush, bizarre world." — Rob Clough