Junko Mizuno - Jigoku Dayu SNIP

Junko Mizuno exhibition heads to the University of Cumbria in Carlisle

A free exhibition of art by Junko Mizuno, including paintings, drawings and sculptures, goes on display at the University of Cumbria‘s Brampton Road Campus in Carlisle, Cumbria in October – and the artist herself will make an appearance 10th October. Junko Mizuno grew up in Tokyo, Japan but now lives in San Francisco. She hasContinue reading Junko Mizuno exhibition heads to the University of Cumbria in Carlisle

From the Depths: The Hellboy Comics of Duncan Fegredo at the Wildman Gallery, Kendal. Photo courtesy Julie Tait

Duncan Fegredo’s Hellboy Exhibition opens this Saturday, in Kendal

The stage is set! From the Depths, a celebration of the acclaimed Hellboy artwork of Duncan Fegredo opens this Saturday (21st September) in Kendal, ahead of this year’s Lakes International Comic Art Festival next month. As we previously reported, the exhibition will delve into Fegredo’s working techniques and uncover how images are summoned from theContinue reading Duncan Fegredo’s Hellboy Exhibition opens this Saturday, in Kendal

Young Hellboy by Duncan Fegredo

Hellboy set to haunt Kendal, Dungeons & Dragons delights revealed at Lakes Festival

With little over a month to go before this year’s Lakes International Comic Art Festival (11th – 13th October 2019) in Kendal, work is proceeding apace on a number of exhibitions at the event, These will include an exclusive take on the Hellboy comics of Duncan Fegredo, the previously-announced Smurfs and Tom of Finland exhibitions and more.Continue reading Hellboy set to haunt Kendal, Dungeons & Dragons delights revealed at Lakes Festival

The Beano - A Manual for Mischief - Victoria and Albert Museum 2018

In Pictures – The Beano, A Manual for Mischief Exhibition at the V&A

Beano fans are surely spoilt for choice at the moment, not only has the McManus Gallery in Dundee been taken over by them, and the gallery re-branded as the McMenace, but a small corner of London has also been given over by the comic. Running until 12th August 2018, as we’ve previously reported, The BeanoContinue reading In Pictures – The Beano, A Manual for Mischief Exhibition at the V&A

Comics: Explore and Create Comic Art at Seven Stories exhibition

Newcastle upon Tyne’s Seven Stories announces new British comic art exhibiton

Love The Beano? Can’t get enough of superheroes? Read The Phoenix? Always wanted to have a go at making your own comic? You must visit the brand new Comics: Explore and Create Comic Art exhibition at Seven Stories in Newcastle upon Tyne, opening 21st July 2017. Seven Stories – the National home of Children’s BooksContinue reading Newcastle upon Tyne’s Seven Stories announces new British comic art exhibiton