Hackney Comic + Zine Fair 2019

First Hackney Comic + Zine Fair announced for September

The first ever Hackney Comic + Zine Fair will be taking over London Fields Arches this September, offering a celebration of all things comics, featuring over 40 artists, writers and publishers with a huge range of styles and genres available to purchase. Comic creator Joe Stone came up with the idea for the event, afterContinue reading First Hackney Comic + Zine Fair announced for September

Brick (aka John Stuart Clark with is strip "Let’s All Sing With The Chipmunks"

WebFind: Various Artists – Comics about the Music that inspires us

I’ve just come across Various Artists, a great web site packed with music inspired comics, the brainchild of artist Tim Bird, whose  books include Grey Area, Reads and the forthcoming The Great North Wood from Avery Hill Publishing. Rock & Pop started as a webcomic in 2015, taking songs that were significant to artist as he was growingContinue reading WebFind: Various Artists – Comics about the Music that inspires us

Just some of the creators gathered at Gosh in London for the successful launch of the Broken Frontier Small Press Year Book 2016 on 29th April. Photo: Mauricio Molizane De Souza

Broken Frontier Publishes First Small Press Yearbook

Following hot of the heels of the release of its brilliant Broken Frontier Anthology, the comic book and graphic novel news site has just released another great publication – the Broken Frontier Small Press Year Book 2016. Launched on Friday 29th April at London’s Gosh! Comics, the Broken Frontier Small Press Yearbook 2016 celebrates the work of BF Editor-in-ChiefContinue reading Broken Frontier Publishes First Small Press Yearbook

Lakes International Comic Art Festival out side the Brewery Arts Centre. Photo: Tim Murray

Lakes International Comic Art Festival “Clock Tower” Line-Up revealed

  Following up on our reports on the international and British guests attending this year’s Lakes International Comic Art Festival in October – which includes Steve Bell, Darwyn Cooke, Dave McKean, Kieron Gillen, Kathryn and Stuart Immonen and many more – the organisation has begin to announce its Clock Tower line up. The Clock Tower is the freeContinue reading Lakes International Comic Art Festival “Clock Tower” Line-Up revealed

Graphic Brighton 2015

Graphic Brighton returns in May, Drawing in the Margins

  This year’s Graphic Brighton weekend at the University of Brighton City Campus takes place on 1st – 2nd May, presented by the University of Brighton and fine publishers Myriad Editions, and includes panels, discussions and workshops. Following last year’s event which explored the work of local artists and included Chris Riddell and David Lloyd as guests,Continue reading Graphic Brighton returns in May, Drawing in the Margins