Tuesday, June 2, 2009

Panelists V at Giant Robot

I won’t be in NY for MoCCA, but I will have some work in the Panelists V show at Giant Robot NY.

From the press release:

Panelists V June 6 – July 8, 2009
Reception: Saturday, June 6, 2009 at 6:30 p.m.

Giant Robot Gallery
437 East 9th Street
Between 1st Ave. & Ave. A, in the East Village
New York, New York 10009
(212) 674-GRNY (4769) | grny.net

Giant Robot is proud to present the Panelists V art show and as well as a reception for three new comic books at the Giant Robot Gallery in the East Village.

The follow-up to the popular series puts a spotlight on indie-comics creators from across the country, ranging from stapled-and-folded stars of DIY to art-gallery superstars. The show will feature original illustrations, paintings, mixed-media work, and special surprises from an assortment of contributors—including many Eisner and Ignatz Award nominees and winners. This event coincides with the Museum of Comics and Cartoon Art Festival, and is slated to include:

Trevor Alixopulos, Andrice Arp, Nate Beaty, Jeffrey Brown, Lilli Carre, Christine Castro, Martin Cendreda, Shawn Cheng, Devin Clark, Eleanor Davis, Mike DeNicola, Nate Doyle, Theo Ellsworth, Austin English, Renee French, Matt Furie, Mollie Goldstrom, Joseph Guillette, Tim Hensley, David Horvath, Rama Hughes, Jeaux Janovsky, Levon Jihanian, Hellen Jo, Claire Johnson, Blaise Larmee, Minty Lewis, David Magdaleno, Mats!?, James McShane, Dan Moynihan, Kiyoshi Nakazawa, Tom Neely, Molly Colleen O’Connell, John Porcellino, Emilio Santoyo, Rob Sato, Daria Tessler, Peter Thompson, Jeremy Tinder, Steven Weissman , Julia Wertz, Calvin Wong …and more!

Giant Robot will also host the debut of three new comics including Windy Corner #3. Meet the artists behind the Ignatz award-nominated magazine and get a signed copy of the new issue. Editor Austin English will be on hand, along with contributors Lilli Carre, Sakura Maku, and Joseph Hart. Also witness the debut of Rock That Never Sleeps, a comics collaboration from acclaimed artists JULIACKS and Olga Volozova, as well as Crooked Teeth #4, the amazing mini comic from up-and-coming artist Nate Doyle! All three signings will take place from 6:30-8:30 on Saturday, June 6.