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Comic book illustrator, MICHAEL CHO, explores TORONTO's alleyways . . .

Best known for his drawings of superheroes like Iron Man and X-Men, MICHAEL CHO has also been sketching the hidden world of TORONTO’s downtown laneways for the past 5 years.  36 more words


back alleys and urban landscapes by Michael Cho

You could flip through Michael Cho‘s new graphic title in just a few minutes and pronounce if ‘read.’ But you’d be missing the whole point of the book … because it’s undoubtedly one of the better, gently contemplative ‘stop-and-smell-the-roses’ reminders to take a little break from our overscheduled lives. 247 more words


Michael Cho explores back alleys and urban landscapes

Some years ago, Michael Cho received a two-volume book of illustrations as a gift from a family friend. The sketches, which date from the late 19th century until around the end of the First World War, were done by an insurance salesman, who compiled his drawings into a calendar he presented to friends and clients during the holidays each year. 736 more words