Author and Cartoon Art Museum Curator Andrew Farago celebrates the premiere of Batman: The Definitive History of The Dark Knight in Comics, Film, and Beyond published by Insight Editions on Saturday, October 19, 2019. This star-studded book launch party features a number of talented Bat-guests, including Batman comic book writer Devin K. Grayson, DC Comics artists Brent Anderson, Al Gordon, Mick Gray, and Steve Leialoha, Sam Hamm, screenwriter of the 1989 Batman motion picture, and other special guests to be announced.
That evening, the Cartoon Art Museum will also launch a display of Batman movie costumes and props courtesy of Allan Lavigne of The Bronze Armory. Award-winning costumer and prop designer Lavigne will be on hand to discuss his career and provide guests with a behind the scenes look at the creation of Batman’s most iconic costumes.
General admission for this special event is $10, and free for Cartoon Art Museum members. Copies of Batman: The Definitive History of The Dark Knight in Comics, Film, and Beyond will be available for purchase at the event courtesy of event sponsor Insight Editions. The Cartoon Art Museum will be the first west coast venue to offer this historic volume for sale.
Cartoon Art Museum
781 Beach Street, San Francisco, CA 94109