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Feb. 13 – Is This Guy For Real? The Unbelievable Andy Kaufman book release party with Box Brown

Comedian and performer Andy Kaufman’s resume was impressive—a popular role on the beloved sitcom Taxi, a high-profile stand-up career, and a surprisingly successful stint in professional wrestling. Although he was by all accounts a sensitive and thoughtful person, he’s ironically best remembered for his various contemptible personas, which were so committed and so convincing that […]

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Feb. 1 – Orange Thief release party and art exhibit with Sophie Franz

This February we are excited to host a book release party and art exhibit with one of our favorite local artists, Sophie Franz. Orange Thief is a compilation of images pulled from Sophie’s voluminous collection of sketchbooks. Doodles! Hedge mazes! Half-assed ripoffs of famous paintings! Kermit! Cowboys! More cowboys! Horse-faced men! Man-faced horses! All of […]

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Nov. 2 – The Willows release party with Nathan Carson & Sam Ford

“A sumptuous and remarkable adaptation of the classic story by Algernon Blackwood. This comics version manages to infuse the story not just with the dread and cosmic horror of the original, but also displays a deep appreciation for the natural world. Unexpectedly beautiful.” – Jeff Vandermeer, best-selling author of Borne and Annihilation “It’s easy to […]

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August 3 – One More Year release party and live performance with Simon Hanselmann

We are proud to host a release party and live performance with Simon Hanselmann, to celebrate the release of his new book One More Year. We will also co-publish a new broadsheet newspaper featuring Simon’s latest paintings which will exclusively debut at this event. As a genderqueer immigrant living in Trump’s America, Simon Hanselmann has […]

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July 21 – Matthew Thurber comics signing and musical performance by Ambergris, 6-8pm

Matthew Thurber (1-800-MICE, INFOMANIACS, Art Comic) is an artist living in New York City. Friday night he will sign copies of the new collection of Mr. Colostomy daily strips, a noir mystery about a mouse detective investigating state-enforced insomnia. Also on hand will be Art Comic 5, the final issue of Thurber’s satire of the Art Gallery Industrial […]

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July 6 – POP GUN WAR: CHAIN LETTER release party and exhibit with Farel Dalrymple

Stuck in a small town with a broken-down van, Emily goes on a walk. After following some shady characters through subterranean tunnels, she discovers three video monitors showing stories from a magical present, dreamy past, and strange future. In this long-awaited sequel to the award-winning and critically acclaimed graphic novel POP GUN WAR: GIFT, author […]

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June 1 – VISUAL ABUSE art show and book signing with Jim Blanchard

Visual Abuse is an outrageous and optically rich collection of the halcyon days of illustrator and cartoonist Jim Blanchard, whose work from 1982–2002 intersected with punk rock, grunge, psychedelia, alternative comics, “zine” culture, portraiture, and “girlie” art. The book gathers Blanchard’s different eras and disparate art styles into a cohesive whole. After self-publishing the punk […]

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May 31 – PAKLIS release party with Dustin Weaver

Image Comics is pleased to introduce PAKLIS—a new anthology series from writer/artist Dustin Weaver—where the characters in three mind-bending stories find themselves faced with dark, existential questions that will haunt readers. Join us on May 31 for a release party and signing with local artist, Dustin Weaver! “My influences on this series range from Kafka […]