London’s Orbital Comics hosts new DesPop exhibition in July

Orbital Comics DesPop Exhibition - July 2018

July sees the return of comic and pop artist Des Taylor to Orbital Comics in London with a new exhibition.

Influenced by vintage fashion, pin-up art, romance and Bronze Age comic books, Des has put together a collection of limited edition pieces that are sure to delight fans old and new.

This super stylish show in the Orbital Gallery runs from 1st – 29th July, with a special opening night event on Saturday 30th June 2018.

This exhibition also features collaboration pieces with clothes designer Elly Prizeman and a Drink & Draw Art Class featuring models Katie Lea, Emmy Clapp and Tabitha Lyons.

Tickets for Des’ art class are available here

The founder of downthetubes, John works as a comics editor, writer, as Creative Consultant on the Dan Dare audio adventures for B7 Media, and on promotional work for the Lakes International Comic Art Festival. Working in British comics publishing for over 30 years, his credits include editor of titles such as Doctor Who Magazine, Star Trek Magazine and Babylon 5 Magazine. He also edited the comics anthology STRIP Magazine and edited several audio comics for ROK Comics. He has also edited several comic collections, including volumes of “Charley’s War and “Dan Dare”. He’s the writer of “Crucible”, a creator-owned project with 2000AD artist Smuzz, published on Tapastic; and “Death Duty” and “Skow Dogs” with Dave Hailwood for digital comic 100% Biodegradable.

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