ICE Brighton Summer Special 2017

ICE grips Brighton in June! (No, it’s not a weather report)

Some of the biggest stars from the world of comic art are coming to Brighton this June as part of ICE Brighton 2017 – an international celebration of the medium organised by Smallzone Events. As the summer sun beats down, a cool experience is promised at the Hilton Metropole on Kings Road on Saturday 10th June 2017Continue reading ICE grips Brighton in June! (No, it’s not a weather report)

Hannah Berry, Joe Decie and graphic designer George Hardie

Panel Borders: Collecting Souls and Brighton Rock

Panel Borders, the monthly show about comics and graphic novels is back this week, celebrating the output of three artists associated with the City of Brighton and Hove. Alex Fitch talks to graphic novelists Hannah Berry, Joe Decie (whose graphic novel, Collecting Sticks, debuts this month) and graphic designer George Hardie about their work. Coinciding withContinue reading Panel Borders: Collecting Souls and Brighton Rock

ComicPopUp Brighton - Landscape

New ComicPopUp Brighton revives indie comic creators cooperative ideas to sell comics

ComicPopUp Brighton is a new event happening on Saturday 13th May 2017, a one-day small-press/art comics shop that’s part of the Brighton Artists Open House Festival. Selling comics to comics readers and a whole new audience in a family-friendly pizza pub, with all sales money going to the creators, its a great idea where creatorsContinue reading New ComicPopUp Brighton revives indie comic creators cooperative ideas to sell comics

Coelifer Atlas - Cover

In Review: Coelifer Atlas

Written by Alex Paknadel, Dan Watters Art by Charlie Adlard, Dan Berry, Nick Brokenshire, Joe Decie, Mike Medaglia, Bruce Mutard, Ken Niimura, Jake Phillips, Bryan Talbot, Craig Thompson, Petteri Tikkanen and Emma Vieceli Published by the Lakes International Comic Art Festival Out: Now. Buy it from from Page 45 here “You sure these seats are ours? Check the tickets.”Continue reading In Review: Coelifer Atlas

Coelifer Atlas - Cover

New comics from the Lakes Festival: “Coelifer Atlas” and “Carrot to the Stars”

The Lakes International Comic Art Festival has recently published two great books as part of its developing publishing program. They are Coelifer Atlas, this year’s special 24 Hour Marathon Comic project featuring a stellar line up of talent, which aims to raise awareness of the medical condition Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, and has already raised £1000 for the charity OCD Action; and CarrotContinue reading New comics from the Lakes Festival: “Coelifer Atlas” and “Carrot to the Stars”