Cover image for Issue #4. Which I will be debuting tomorrow night at Theater For The New City, at The Many Identities Of The Struggling Cartoonist art show! I also have two pieces in the show, and Eric & I will be doing a Doll Hospital sound experiment with La Femme Natal, who’s fresh back in NYC from the International Noise Conference in Miami. Is that enough identities for ya?
Theater for the New City, Crystal Field, executive director presents
THE MANY IDENTITIES OF THE STRUGGLING CARTOONIST
An artshow about cartoonists and other mediums
Curated by Adriano Moraes and Christine di Tolvo
A show about cartoonists and the other mediums they work with. You
will see how comic book art influences works of theater, film, set
design, sculpture, live performance, music, street art, animation,
graphic design, burlesque, origami and more.
The artists in the show are Arlen Schumer ( The Silver Age of Comic
Book Art ), Robert Sikoryak ( Masterpiece Comics ), Danny Hellman (
Legal Action Comics ), Mac Mcgill ( World War 3 ), Kurt Christenson (
Power Play, Gowanus Pete ) , James Romberger ( 7 Miles A Second ),
Bill Roundy ( the Amazing Adventures of Bill, Anything That Loves ),
Ken Wong ( Origami Comics ), Vishavjti Singh ( Sikhtoons ), Joe Heaps
Nelson ( Police Brutality Coloring Book ), Jared Gwniewek (
Scary-Oke), Allan David, Ellen Lindner ( The Black Feather Falls ), We
Paint collective ( Muffin Man, Zera and Brane ), Hanna Jaeun, Mark
Staff Brandl, Mark Lerer ( The Little General ), Javier Cruz ( The
Learning Curve ), Sharon Ma, Karl Kotas ( Transgendered Jesus ), Jenny
Gonzalez-Blitz ( World War 3 ), Isabella Bannerman ( Six Chicks ),
Adriano Moraes ( Baron Munchausen ), Forest Allread and Ami Gorgoroso.
The show opens Febuary 11th and runs until March 11th.
It is being produced by TNC Gallery, 155 First Avenue ( corner with
10th street ).
TNC GALLERY Art Opening
Theater for the New City – 155 First Avenue ( corner with east 10th st )
Wine and food will be served
Spoken word by Kurt Christenson, slideshows by Robert Sikoryak and Mac McGill,
animations by Adriano Moraes, poetry by Vishavjti Singh, electronic
music by Jenny Gonzalez-Blitz, Eric Blitz, and La Femme Natal. Other
Comics, zines, prints and other merch will be sold.
This program is made possible in part by public funds from
The NYC Dept. of Cultural Affairs in Partnership with the New York
City Council-(Many thanks to Rosie Mendez, NYC Councilperson) , NYSCA
and Theater for the New City.