Comic and Cartoon Art Week : Society of Illustrators

    When:
    April 6, 2015 @ 12:35 am – April 14, 2015 @ 1:35 am
    2015-04-06T00:35:00-04:00
    2015-04-14T01:35:00-04:00
    Where:
    Museum of American Illustration at the Society of Illustrators
    128 East 63rd Street, New York, NY 10065
    USA

    Comic and Cartoon Art Week

    Society of Illustrators

    April 5 – 13, 2015

    A series of lectures, panels, film screenings, workshops, and a festival celebrating comic and cartoon art will be held the week of April 6 – 13th.

    Hosted by organizations dedicated to supporting comics and cartoons, the week includes a stellar list of events featuring top artists working in the field

     

    Monday, April 6

    Discovering Yourself in a Sketchbook!

    Drawing is Magic! Book signing and lecture with John Hendrix

    at the Society of Illustrators

    128 East 63 Street

    6:30 – 8:30PM

    Learn more…

     

    Bill Plympton’s Cheatin’

    April 3 – 10

    Village East Cinema

    Learn more…

     

    Ed Koren: Wet Ink

    work from The New Yorker plus Bikes and Beasts

    On display now until April 11

    Luise Ross Gallery

    Learn more…

     

    Alice Neel

    Drawings and Watercolors 1927 – 1978

    On display now until April 18

    David Zwirner Gallery

    Learn more…

     

    Tuesday, April 7

    Sketch Night at the Society of Illustrators

    128 East 63 Street

    6:30 – 9:30PM

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    Drew Friedman Presents 40 Iconic Paperback Covers

    Parsons School of Design

    66 Fifth Avenue

    7:00PM

    Learn more…

     

    Wednesday, April 8

    A Happy Hour and Celebration of the exhibit

    Is That Art? Works from the Collection of Craig Yoe

    at the Society of Illustrators

    128 East 63 Street

    5:00 – closing

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    Congressman John Lewis, Andrew Aydin and

    Nate Powell on March: Book Two

    Brooklyn Public Library

    Central Library, Dweck Center

    7:00 – 9:00PM

    Learn more…

     

    An Evening with Graphic Novelist Pénélope Bagieu and Julia Wertz

    Albertine Books in French and English

    Cultural Service of the French Embassy

    975 Fifth Avenue

    7:00PM

    Learn more…

     

    Thursday, April 9

    VIP Evening of Music and Merriment

    hosted by the Society of Illustrators

    Honoring MoCCA Arts Festival

    Guest of Honor Aline Kominksy-Crumb

    with special guest performances by

    Matt Turk and Ilana Donna,

    Eden and John’s East River String Band,

    and The Down Hill Strugglers

    BY INVITATION ONLY. CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC.

     

    Dangerous Lines: Cartoonists and Other Subversives

    Brooklyn Public Library

    Central Library, Dweck Center

    7:00 – 9:00PM

    Learn more…

     

    Friday, April 10

    It’s Hard Being Loved By Jerks

    A film screening followed by a conversation with

    Françoise Mouly and Art Spiegelman, moderated by Bill Kartalopoulos

    Hosted by the Society of Illustrators,

    sponsored by The School of Visual Arts

    at the SVA Theater

    7:00PM

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    An Evening with Barbara Stok

    Bonnie J. Sacerdote Lecture Hall

    Uris Center for Education

    Metropolitan Museum of Art

    6:30 – 8:00PM

    Learn more…

     

    7th Annual Drink & Draw Like a Lady

    The Productive

    40 W. 38th St., 5th Fl.

    7:00PM

    Learn more…

     

    BK: European Invasion

    with Darryl Cunningham, Pénélope Bagieu, Sergio Garcia Sanchez & Nadja Spiegelman

    WORD Brooklyn

    126 Franklin Street

    7:00PM

    Learn more…

     

    Signing and Exhibit of Original Art by Annie Goetzinger

    Kinokuniya Bookstore

    6th Ave. between 40th and 41st Street

    6:00PM

    Learn more…

     

    Saturday, April 11

    MoCCA Arts Festival 2015

    Exhibitor Hall at Center 548

    Programming at The High Line Hotel

    11:00AM – 6:00PM

    Learn more…

     

    MoCCA Arts Fest After-Party and

    Awards of Excellence Ceremony

    at the Society of Illustrators

    128 East 63 Street

    7:00PM – closing

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    Koyama Press, 2D Cloud, and Fantagraphics TAKE OVER Bergen Street

    Bergen Street Comics

    Brooklyn, NY

    7:00PM

    Learn more…

     

    Bell of The Beast

    Exhibit closing

    Tomato House

    Learn more…

     

    Sunday, April 12

    MoCCA Arts Festival 2015

    Exhibitor Hall at Center 548

    Programming at The High Line Hotel

    11:00AM – 6:00PM

    Learn more…

     

    Monday, April 13

    Annie Goetzinger and Bil Donovan

    at the French Embassy

    972 Fifth Avenue

    7:00PM

    Learn more…

     

    Comics, Underground and Above:

    The Story of the Kitchen Sink Press

    Butler Library, Columbia U.

    6:00 – 8:30PM

    Learn more…