Compiled by Kate Fitzsimons
Our 1/28/2013 calendar of upcoming comics events.
Acclaimed comics artist Ming Doyle will appear at Comicopia in Boston to sign and celebrate her new graphic novel Mara. Co-created with Brian Wood of Northlanders and DMZ, the book is the futuristic tale of Mara, a famous athelete who discovers she has superpowers – for better and worse. This free event will take place on Saturday, 2/3 at Comicopia, located at 464 Commonwealth Avenue #13, Boston, MA.
Smash hit indie comics creators Robert Kirkman and Ryan Ottley will celebrate the 100th issue and 10th anniversary of their creator-owned comic Invincible with a party at Earth 2 in Sherman Oaks on Saturday, February 2. The comic is a coming of age comedy/drama about a young half-alien superhero. The party is open to the general public and will include free signings and cake. The event will takes place from 12 - 3 p.m. at Earth-2 Comics, located at 15017 Ventura Blvd, Sherman Oaks, CA .
The work of legendary animator and animation director Chuck Jones, creator of some of the most famous and beloved Warner Brothers cartoons will appear in a new exhibit at the Cartoon Art Museum. Celebrating the 100th birthday of the late Oscar-winning director, "Chuck Jones: Drawing on the Imagination" will showcase 100 works of Jones's art from the 1930's – 1990's. The exhibit runs from February 9 – May 5 at the Cartoon Art Museum, located at 655 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA..