In the early part of 2016, before Brexit and Trump transpired, Conrad Armstrong was vexed with the machinations happening in the Western World. Over the course of a tumultuous week at the beginning of the year, he took it upon himself to provide a satirical illustration to the masses daily, calcifying the hopes and fears of the collective conscience.
These illustrations originally appeared on the @viciouseye twitter feed amidst a flurry of political praxis. Illustration: Co
Notorious Brothel Keeper Cynthia Payne ran a hugely successful brothel in Streatham, South London, near to where Conrad Armstrong grew up. During Police Raids in the 70s & 80s the brothel made headlines as the haunt of many prominent political, religious and financial figures of the time. Punters could swap luncheon vouchers to dress in lingerie and be spanked by young women amongst other services. Madame Payne went on to become politically active in the ongoing struggle to f
In the run-up to the London Olympics in 2012, those pesky kids Armstrong + Field went to town with their thoughts on upcoming spectacle reshaping London.
In this catch-all strip, Terry Wogan is alive and kicking, and Ken Livingstone gets tomatoed. Illustration: Armstrong Story: Field #comic #conradarmstrong #london #johnvicious #olympics #borisjohnson #games #satire #armstrongfield
'We' is a novel written by Russian writer Yegevny Zamyatin in 1924, The novel was written as a response to the policies pursued by the Communist Party of the Soviet Union following the events of the October Revolution. It became the first work banned by the Soviet censorship board, and subsequently led to the exile of the writer. Zamyatin has often been referred to as one of the first Soviet dissidents. The novel is widely considered to be the grandfather of the satirical d