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Choose your own adventure for Britain with the London Graphic Novel Network

London Graphic Novel Network - Choose Your Own Adventure

The National Poetry Library and the London Graphic Novel Network will be presenting a collaborative workshop next month at the Royal Festival Hall, exploring how the expression of poetry can be paired with the art of comics. The aim is to create an anthology of poetry comic strips in a little over an hour, expressing what path the UK should take ... Read More »

Kettering hosts new comic exhibition featuring work by Frank Bellamy, Bill Sienkiewicz and Barry Windsor Smith

Comics Unstripped True Brit Souvenir Booklet

Kettering, Northamptonshire is currently the location of a free ‘Comics Unstripped!’ exhibition, examining the history of comics and graphic novels and featuring works by artist Frank Bellamy, who lived in the town and includes some examples from his work for the Daily Mirror strip Garth, TV Century 21‘s “Thunderbirds” and “Dan Dare” from the original Eagle. The exhibition also features work by ... Read More »

British Creators On Board for New Images Comics

Surgeon X Promotional Art

Image Comics kicked-off Emerald City Comicon with Image Expo yesterday, announcing a number of exciting creator-owned announcements that include new work by a number of British creators – including Sean Phillips, Alison Sampson, John Watkiss and Jim Campbell as well as those international and US-based. The following creator-owned projects set to launch in the coming year and beyond… AFAR by Leila del Duca ... Read More »

Chris Ware, Alison Sampson among guests at Graphic Novel/Novel Architecture Symposium 

Alison Sampson

Kent State University College of Architecture & Environmental Design has organized a Graphic Novels / Novel Architecture symposium to explore constructive and projective relationships between architecture and comics. Guests include London-based architect and illustrator Alison Sampson and many others.   Scheduled for the afternoon of 1st April 2016 at the Cleveland Museum of Art, it will provide a provocative forum ... Read More »

Broken Frontier launches exciting anthology Kickstarter featuring David Hine, Alison Sampson and many more

Broken Frontier Anthology 2015

  The team over at the fabulous Broken Frontier web site, along with over 40 incredibly talented creators, have just launched an ambitious Kickstarter campaign to raise $58,000 for a massive anthology featuring 27 stories, celebrating the unlimited storytelling possibilities of creator-owned comics.     The project’s amazing lineup from across the globe includes British creators such as INJ Culbard, Karrie Fransman, David Hine, EdieOP, Alison Sampson and Mark Stafford, and ... Read More »

Broken Frontier Awards 2014 launched, Warren Ellis, Darryl Cunningham, SelfMadeHero among the chosen

Broken Frontier Awards

The top comics site Broken Frontier has announced the nominees for its 11th annual Broken Frontier Awards. The site’s staff has selected five nominees for each of the 13 categories that comprise the BF Awards, their way to honour the best creators and publications of the past year. A number of British comic creators and publishers are among the nominees ... Read More »

Image Comics “Genesis” latest US project for British artist Alison Sampson

Genesis by Nathan Edmondon, drawn by Alison Sampson

British comic artist and architect Alison Sampson (one of the team behind Think of a City, a tumblr-based, mass storytelling project) is providing art for a one-shot creator-owned comic, Genesis, from Image Comics, which will be published in April. Written by Nathan Edmondson (Who is Jake Ells, The Punisher, Black Widow), Genesis is described as “a trippy journey of creation ... Read More »

Think of a City storytelling project attracts Dave McKean, JH Williams III

Think of a City illustration by Ian McEwan © Ian McEwan

  The City is our story – but what is a city? That’s the question being posed by architect Alison Sampson and comics artist Ian MacEwan through Think of a City, a tumblr-based, mass storytelling project involving a huge range of creatives from across the globe that include Britain’s Dave McKean and US comics artists such as JH Williams III , ... Read More »

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