art work by Jim Rugg
Drawing Power: Comics, Zines, and Books in Pittsburgh and Beyond is a one-day event celebrating and exploring the small press and self-publishing comics and zine community of Pittsburgh and its connection to the larger world.
Saturday, April 20th 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Carnegie Museum of Art Theater (lower level), 4400 Forbes Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15213.
Moderators will be Bill Boichel from Copacetic Comics and Caitlin McGurk from the Billy Ireland Cartoon Library and Museum at OSU.
10-10:30 Meet & Greet, tabling
10:30-11:15 Pittsburgh Creators Panel
11:30-12:15 Boulet presentation
12:15-1pm Big Feminist But presentation
1:15-2pm John Porcellino presentation
2:15-3pm 2nd Panel
3:15-4pm Dash Shaw presentation
Pittsburgh Panel (First), Boichel moderator
image Andy Scott
2nd Panel, McGurk moderator
image John Porcellino
Last Panel, McGurk moderator
image Dash Shaw
There will be tables packed with locally-produced zines and books for both perusal and sale, as well as new releases from our out-of-town artist guests and a selection from around the world.
You can keep up with DP participants at: http://drawingpower.tumblr.com/
Drawing Power is sponsored by the Sprout Fund.