Join the Museum of Comic & Cartoon Art – MoCCA at New York Comic Con for special programming:
CAROUSEL, 3:15pm Friday October 14, on the Variant Stage
Cartoon slide shows created and performed by some of New York’s best alternative cartoonists. Emily Flake (“Lulu Eightball”), Danny Hellman (“Typhon”), Sam Henderson (“The Magic Whistle”) Michael Kupperman (“Tales Designed to Thrizzle”) and more! Hosted by R. Sikoryak
SPOTLIGHT: DASH SHAW, 10:45am Sunday October 16, Room 1B01
Dash Shaw is the cartoonist behind the telepathy comedy “BodyWorld” and the surreal family comedy “Bottomless Belly Button”. He is also the animator/director of IFC’s “The Unclothed Man in the 35th Century A.D.” He is currently working on another comic book and an animated feature, “Shell”, which recently attended the Sundance Screenwriter & Director Labs.
MICHAEL USLAN signing at the MoCCA Booth
Michael Uslan is the author of “The Boy Who Loved Batman”, the true story of how a middle class boy from New Jersey grew up to be an executive producer of one of the most successful film franchises of all time. Uslan was the executive producer of films such as Batman, Batman Returns, Batman Forever, Batman & Robin, Constantine, The Spirit, Batman Begins, and the second highest grossing film of all time, The Dark Knight. He has also written a number ofcomic books, including the critically-acclaimed revival of The Shadow for DC Comics.
Thursday, March 25, 7 PM at the Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art
Admission: $5 | Free for MoCCA Members
Get ready for the HOTWIRE comics slide show! That’s right, the Eisner and Harvey nominated anthology comic is about to chew up the scenery live. Presented by HOTWIRE editor Glenn Head and Carousel host R. Sikoryak.
Featuring these great artists performing their comics for your delectation: Danny Hellman, Sam Henderson, Michael Kupperman, Tim Lane, Jayr Pulga, David Sandlin, Chadwick Whitehead, plus Head and Sikoryak. This show is sure to offer both spontaneous cartoon funk and the slickest of production values. Live comic entertainment at its best!
MoCCA Thursdays are made possible in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council.
The Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art – MoCCA is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit arts education organization dedicated to the preservation, study and display of all forms of comic and cartoon art. The museum promotes greater understanding and appreciation of the artistic, cultural and historical significance of comic and cartoon art through a variety of events, exhibitions, and educational programs. The museum is located at 594 Broadway (between Houston and Prince Streets) in New York City. MoCCA is open to the public Tuesdays through Sundays from 12:00-5:00 pm. Suggested donation to the museum is $5 but free for MoCCA Members as well as for children 12 and under (when accompanied by a paying adult). For more information about the museum and MoCCA events, exhibitions and programs, visit the museum’s Website (www.moccany.org).
Mary Fleener, Glenn Head, Danny Hellman, Sam Henderson, Tim Lane, Mats!?, Jayr Pulga, David Sandlin, R. Sikoryak, Mark Dean Veca, Chadwick Whitehead, Karl Wills
Friday, Feb. 12th, 6 – 9 PM
Scott Eder Gallery, 18 Bridge St. #2i, Brooklyn, NY 11201
Please visit scottedergallery.com to view all the exhibition artwork (soon!) and to get more information (and directions!).
Name: R. Sikoryak, Todd Alcott, Michael Kupperman, Megan Montague Cash, Neil Numberman, Sabrina Jones, Danny Hellman
Date(s): May 28, 2009
Description: Thursday, May 28
New York, NY, 8 PM – “Carousel” slide show at Dixon Place
Cartoonist R. Sikoryak presents “Carousel,” a cartoon slide show, which he has hosted for over a decade, featuring Todd Alcott, Michael Kupperman, Megan Montague Cash, Neil Numberman, Sabrina Jones, Danny Hellman and more. Admission is $15.
Location: Dixon Place, 161 Chrystie St, New York, NY 10002