Thursday, 8 May 2014

The Last Match


Latvian comics publisher kus! are here in Toronto for TCAF-Toronto Comic Arts Festival 
and have brought their traveling art show The Last Match:opening
Thursday May 8th 7-9pm at Videofag, 186 Augusta Avenue. 
There will be a mural by Patrick Kyle as part of the Toronto show.
Opening reception is Thursday, May 8th, 7:00pm-9:00pm at Videofag, 187 Augusta Avenue. - See more at:


Tuesday, 29 April 2014

DESCANT 164:Cartooning Degree Zero

 Cover art by Shannon Gerard
 Launch Tuesday April 29th at Handlebar in Toronto
 From Descant:
Descant is releasing its Spring 2014 issue, Cartooning Degree Zero. This issue explores the medium of comics, from its sense of play with text and image and the literary possibilities these games entail, to the great Canadian artists responsible for the popularity of visual storytelling today.The issue will be released amid a kaleidoscope of food, drink and readings at The Handlebar (159 Augusta Avenue) in downtown Toronto on Tuesday, April 29th, 2014 at 7pm. Featured readers include essayist Rachel Richey, poet Andy Verboom, and comics artists Shannon Gerard, Maurice Vellekoop, Gillian Goerz, Chris Kuzma and Mark Connery.