The covers from 570 issues of The Avengers, starting with issue #1, in September 1963. They are arranged in numerical order (note the strange issue #0 in the top left, published in 1999).
This image is really worth seeing in hi-res. Some of the covers are
really spectacular, and some are downright ridiculous (The Avengers on
the David Letterman show? Really?)
Images/data courtesy of comicvine.com
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Jer Thorp is an artist and educator from Vancouver, Canada, currently living in New York. Coming from a background in genetics, his digital art practice explores the many-folded boundaries between science, data, art, and culture. Recently, his work has been featured by The Guardian, Scientific American, The New Yorker, and Popular Science.
He is currently Data Artist in Residence at the New York Times, and is an adjunct Professor in New York University’s ITP program.