Gregory Martens

Artist & Educator

From Superheroes to Anti-heroes

Golden Age: 1938-1945, Silver Age: 1954-1967, Underground Age: 1967-1980 Muscle men in tights, capes, and masks were de rigueur for the comics in the 1960’s and 1970’s. I grew up during the end of the Silver Age of comics and just before the Underground Age. It was a bland regurgitation of Superman and Batman. Originally these heroes offered a brooding […]