South Fellini Studios are taking web comics to brick and mortar comic shops in Philadelphia, New York and LA this year. The traveling gallery of original art, tee shirts and comics continues this January at Brave New World. The boutique comic shop situated in Old City will open it’s doors from 5 pm to 10 pm on Friday, January 7th for an evening of wine and comics.
South Fellini Studio is a collection of DiY comic creators dedicated to the digital revolution organized by Tony Trov and Johnny Zito. Beginning in the comic book industry with Black Cherry Bombshells and LaMorte Sisters for DC Comics Online, South Fellini has also developed Moon Girl and Carnivale De Robotique for Apple distributor Comixology.
“This gallery is just one example of the many ways that web and retail can work together to ensure a successful future in the funny book business.” says Johnny Zito. “The community is so much bigger and stronger than it’s ever been. It’s a fantastic time in history to be a geek.” continues Tony Trov.
Brave New World Comics is located at 45 N Second Street Philadelphia, PA 19106. The gallery will be open between 5 pm and 10 pm on Friday, January 7th.