Writer Brian Michael Bendis appears at The Cleveland Museum of Art to as part of TEDxCLE on Friday, April 4, 2014!
Tickets On-sale: Mon., March 3, 2014 at 9:00 a.m.
Gartner Museum: $43
Simulcast Rooms: $33
www.TEDxCLE.com/tickets SOLD OUT
Brian Michael Bendis is an American comic book writer and former artist. He has won critical acclaim, including five Eisner Awards for both his creator-owned work and his work on various Marvel Comics books.
Starting out with crime and noir comics, Bendis eventually moved to mainstream superhero work. With Bill Jemas and Mark Millar, Bendis was the primary architect of the Ultimate Marvel Universe, launching Ultimate Spider-Man in 2000, on which he continues as writer to the present day. He relaunched the Avengers franchise with New Avengers in 2004, and has also written the Marvel “event” storylines “House of M”, “Secret War”, 2008′s “Secret Invasion” and 2010′s “Siege”.
Though Bendis has cited comic book writers such as Frank Miller and Alan Moore, his own writing influences are less rooted in comics, drawing on the work of David Mamet, Richard Price, and Aaron Sorkin, whose dialogue Bendis feels are “the best in any medium.”
In addition to writing comics, he has also worked in television, video games and film, and taught writing at Portland State University. He will begin teaching at University of Oregon starting in Fall 2013, and his book Words for Pictures will be out in Spring 2014 from Random House.
The Cleveland Museum of Art
11150 East Boulevard Cleveland, Ohio 44106
Burt Ward (Robin!) along with Felicia Day and the cast of The Guild appear at Golden Apple Comics on Saturday May 5, 2012 for Free Comic Book Day!
10:00AM - The festivities begin!
*1000′S OF FREE COMICS & SWAG!!!
*$5 grab bags with BIG prizes!!
11:00 a.m. Signings
Dark Horse Creators:
*Felicia Day & The Guild Cast Members
(BUFFY SEASON 9)
1:00 p.m. Signings
*Burt “Robin” Ward
(BURT WARD: BOY WONDER)
(WRATH OF THE TITANS)
3:00 p.m. Signings
(MANHUNTER, TORSO, TRICK R TREAT)
(IDOLIZED FROM ASPEN COMICS)
(ANTI FROM 12 GAUGE COMICS)
*BOUNCE HOUSE & ACITIVITIES FOR KIDS
*TONS OF GIVEAWAYS!
*PARKING LOT SALE!
*FREE CINCO DE MAYO TACO BAR (W/PURCHASE) *LIVE DJ SET BYPDUB!
Golden Apple Comics
7018 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90038