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Boroughs & Burrows: Student Pictozine Showcase

Student Work

  Pictozine class Fall 2016, taught by Steven Guarnaccia, will be holding a show titled Boroughs & Burrows. The opening will be on December 8th at 2W 13th Street, Gallery #805…

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Carousel at Dixon Place, Wed. March 9

Faculty News News

Dixon Place presents CAROUSEL Comics Performances and Picture Shows Hosted by R. Sikoryak Live drawings, gag cartoons, and graphic novels as created, performed, and read by: Sam Gross Ellen Lindner Doug Skinner with Anne…

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New York Comics & Picture-story Symposium – Feburary 2, 2016

Events Illustration Industry Talks/Lectures

[above] Alberto Beltrán, Vida y drama de México: 20 años de vida del Taller de Gráfica Popular (Life and Drama of Mexico: 20 Years of the Life of the Taller de Gráfica Popular),…

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New York Comics & Picture-story Symposium Spring 2016 Schedule

Events Illustration Industry Talks/Lectures

Spring 2016 schedule, below. Check back for future details on each of the events or join the email list! For details visit the NY Comic & Picture-story Symposium website, or join the…

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“Oh The Places You’ll Go” – A Traveling Skate Deck Show

Current Students Events Exhibitions

Amanda Chung with her skatedeck In celebration of a new gallery showing in room 806 in 2 West 13th Street, the Illustration department’s peer mentors Kristin Gormley, Robin Yao, and Emily…

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New York Comics & Picture-story Symposium – December 15, 2015

Events Illustration Industry Talks/Lectures

Collaborators, translators and friends of the legendary cartoonist Hugo Pratt discuss his work and place in comics history. Panelists: Fiore Sireci teaches Anglo-American social history as well as writing in the…

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Dixon Place presents CAROUSEL – With Illustration Faculty R. Sikoryak

Events Illustration Industry

Cartoon Slide Shows and Picture Performances Hosted by R. Sikoryak Featuring Maëlle Doliveux (Hollywood Freeway Chickens) Felipe Galindo  (No Man Is a Desert Island) James Godwin (The Flatiron Hex) Glenn Head  (Chicago)      Carolita Johnson (The…

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New York Comics & Picture-story Symposium – December 8, 2015

Illustration Industry Talks/Lectures

Camilo José Vergara on Text & Image Found in the Street. Acclaimed photographer/sociologist Camilo José Vergara will present a slideshow and discussion of urban street drawings, murals and signage collected over…

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New York Comics & Picture-story Symposium – December 1, 2015

Events Illustration Industry Talks/Lectures

Lauren Redniss‘s work combines reporting, historical research, artwork and design. She will speak about her new book, Thunder & Lightning: Weather Past, Present, Future. Lauren Redniss is the author of Century Girl: 100…

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New York Comics & Picture-story Symposium – November 24, 2015

Events Illustration Industry Talks/Lectures

drawing (above) by Zou Jian Nicolas Grivel on Chinese Comics: From lianhuanhua to the new talents of the Chinese comics scene or the Tribulations of a Frenchman in China  The Chinese…

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This Years Annual Alumni Panel

Talks/Lectures


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New York Comics & Picture-story Symposium – November 17, 2015

Events Illustration Industry Talks/Lectures

Bill Griffith on his new book, Invisible Ink. Bill Griffith on his new book, Invisible Ink. Invisible Ink is about my mother’s secret 16 year affair with a famous cartoonist and…

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New York Comics & Picture-story Symposium – November 10, 2015

Events Illustration Industry Talks/Lectures

Paul Tumey on Forgotten Funnies: Images of America in the Comics of Percy Winterbottom, Dwig, and Ving Fuller. Forgotten today, the comics of these three cartoonists were widely published and enjoyed…

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New York Comics & Picture-story Symposium – November 5, 2015

Events Illustration Industry Talks/Lectures

[above] Illustration by Patrick Crotty Comics on the Northern Edge of Europe with Tom Oldham, Patrick Crotty, Tommi Musturi, and David Schilter. Moderated by Bill Kartalopoulos. Bill Kartalopoulos in conversation with…

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Graphic Novelist Riad Sattouf, Lecture and Book Signing – 11/6

Illustration Dept. Events

  Parsons School of Design’s Illustration BFA presents Riad Sattouf, a bestselling cartoonist and filmmaker who grew up in Syria and Libya and now lives in Paris, here in New York to discuss and…

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New York Comics & Picture-story Symposium – November 3, 2015

Events Talks/Lectures

Marvin Sackner on this new book, The Art of Typewriting Join Marvin Sackner for a celebration of the publication of his new book, The Art of Typewriting (Thames and Hudson) co-authored…

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Special Guest Lecturer, Animator Ru Kuwahata 11/5

Parsons Talks/Lectures

      Parsons alum, Ru Kowahata will be returning to Parsons to offer a lecture on her experiences and methods discovered post graduation. As a part of the Tiny Inventions duo,…

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Invitation to Adrian Tomine – 92Y

Events News Talks/Lectures

“Adrian Tomine has more ideas in twenty panels than novelists have in a lifetime,” wrote Zadie Smith. The artist behind the comic-book series Optic Nerve, which he began self-publishing at the…

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TWO NEW EVENTS for New York Comics & Picture-story Symposium

Events Talks/Lectures

The following events have been added to the New York Comics & Picture-story Symposium. Keep an eye out for more updates in the near future about both events! Nov. 5th at…

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Invitation to “Red Rosa – A Graphic Biography of Rosa Luxemburg” – November 5 – Brooklyn

Events Talks/Lectures

RELEASE EVENT: RED ROSA A Graphic Biography of Rosa Luxemburg – November 5 – Brooklyn, NY Rosa Luxemburg is one of the foremost political thinkers of the 20th century. Her philosophy…

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