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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

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Bill Plympton’s Cheatin’

April 3 – 10

Village East Cinema

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Ed Koren: Wet Ink

work from The New Yorker plus Bikes and Beasts

On display now until April 11

Luise Ross Gallery

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Alice Neel

Drawings and Watercolors 1927 – 1978

On display now until April 18

David Zwirner Gallery

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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7th Annual Drink & Draw Like a Lady

The Productive

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

7:00PM

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BK: European Invasion

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

WORD Brooklyn

126 Franklin Street

7:00PM

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Signing and Exhibit of Original Art by Annie Goetzinger

Kinokuniya Bookstore

6th Ave. between 40th and 41st Street

6:00PM

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Saturday, April 11

MoCCA Arts Festival 2015

Exhibitor Hall at Center 548

Programming at The High Line Hotel

11:00AM – 6:00PM

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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

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Bell of The Beast

Exhibit closing

Tomato House

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Sunday, April 12

MoCCA Arts Festival 2015

Exhibitor Hall at Center 548

Programming at The High Line Hotel

11:00AM – 6:00PM

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Monday, April 13

Annie Goetzinger and Bil Donovan

at the French Embassy

972 Fifth Avenue

7:00PM

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Comics, Underground and Above:

The Story of the Kitchen Sink Press

Butler Library, Columbia U.

6:00 – 8:30PM

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