Gallery Nucleus is proud to present Hip Check!: Fantasy Roller Derby by Vera Brosgol & Helen Chen, an exhibition highlighting the exciting, death-defying, and bone-crushing world of Roller Derby! Featuring the talents of Eisner award-winner Vera Brosgol and art director/visual developer Helen Chen, join us opening night Saturday, October 18 at 7:00 PM as each artist unveils their own fantasy roller derby dream team!
210 East Main Street, Alhambra, CA 91801
Graham Annable (Grickle creator & co-director of The Boxtrolls) showcases new work based on the eerie narratives of “The Hidden People” at Gallery Nucleus with an eexhibitionopening on Saturday, October 18th from 7:00 – 10:00 PM!
Opening Reception Highlights
50+ new works by Graham based on the stories of “The Hidden People”
Exclusive publication/US release of the comic short “Hidden” (signed & limited to 100 copies)
Exclusive new print releases by the artist
…and more to be announced!
210 East Main Street, Alhambra, CA 91801
Jesse Eisenhower and Veronica Graham appear at Mission: Comics & Art on Saturday, October 18th at 6:00 pm!
Mission: Comics & Art
3520 20th St. Suite B, San Francisco, CA 94110
Brazilian artist and illustrator GUSTAVO DUARTE is coming all the way from Brazil for an Art Show and Signing at Challengers Comics on Saturday, October 18th at 7:00 pm!
1845 N. Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60647
James O’Barr opens a gallery of artwork on Monday October 6th at the Mosely Gallery!
A new art show, “Dark Dreams: The Art of James O’Barr” will be opening with a reception on October 6, at the Mosely Gallery on the campus of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.
The art show will feature 30 originals by O’Barr, the creator of “The Crow,” as well as the writer on the hit series “Skinning the Wolves,” “Curare,” and “Pestilence.”
The show runs from Oct. 6-30th, with an opening reception from 4-6, on Oct. 6th. A film screening of “The Crow” will follow at 8 pm in the SSC Theater, followed by a Q & A with O’Barr. Prints will be available for signing at both events.
The closing reception will take place October 30th from 4-6 with a Halloween costume Party. (Note that Mr. O’Barr will only be in attendance on Oct. 6th.)
Mosely Gallery – University of Maryland: Eastern Shore
11931 Art Shell Plaza; Princess Anne, MD 21853
Farel Dalrymple appears at Powell’s Books on Thursday, October 2nd at 6:30 pm to sign THE WRENCHIES!
Comics legend Farel Dalrymple brings his literary and artistic powers to bear in The Wrenchies (First Second), a sprawling science-fiction graphic novel about regret, obsession, and the uncertainty of growing up. Dalrymple’s artwork will be featured in our Basil Hallward Gallery throughout October.
Powell’s City of Books
1005 W Burnside St, Portland, OR 97209-3114
503 228 4651
Artist Nate Kelly appears at A Little Known Shop on Saturday, September 13th from 6:00 – 10:00 pm! They are also holding an Iron Giant tribute art show, POG Tournament, and KROQ Locals only band, Watch for Horses will be performing live, along with Deco Hectics and Hollow FortyFives in the back lot.
A Little Known Shop
423 S Brookhurst Street Suite M, Anaheim, CA 92804
Join creators Douglas Wolk, Ulises Farinas, and Ryan Hill on Wednesday, September 3rd at 6:00 PM for a book release and signing of the graphic novel collection of this awesome new miniseries. Ulises will also exhibit a selection of original pages from this incredible series.
Floating World Comics
400 NW Couch Street, Portland, OR 97209
Julie Bell, Dave Palumbo, Dan dos Santos, and Charles Vess appear at Society of Illustrators on Saturday September 13, 2014 from 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Top fantastic illustrators will demonstrate their skills and techniques in an open forum.
$40 Members, $50 Non-Members, $20 Students
Purchase tickets here
Society of Illustrators
128 East 63rd Street, New York, NY 10065
Brian & Wendy Froud appear at the AFA to open an exhibition of artwork from their new book Faeries’ Tales on Thursday September 18th from 6:00 – 8:00 PM!
On exhibition, a collection of 30 paintings by Brian and 16 sculptures by Wendy created for and published by Abrams in their newest book, Brian Froud’s Faeries’ Tales. The exhibition will be on view at AFA of SoHo from September 12th through October 12th, 2014.
Brian Froud’s Faeries’ Tales explores the complex relationship and the liminal state between the human and faery world where interaction occurs. Readers encounter individual faeries, each with a story to uncover, as told by the faeries themselves. Many of the stories are familiar to humans, but the true story is told by the faeries.
RSVPs are requested: RSVP@afanyc.com
54 Greene Street, New York City, NY 10013