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Fantagraphics 1976 - 2006 Exhibition

Fantagraphics 1976 - 2006 Exhibition



September 27th, 2006

Held at the Museum of American Illustration at the Society of Illustrators
128 East 63rd Street, New York, NY 10021

Opening reception: Thursday, September 28th

Exhibition: September 27th - October 21, 2006

Exhibit highlights include Daniel Clowes' spectacular cover for the upcoming Comics As Art book, the Ghost World paperback cover art, the cover to Eightball #8, and several other pages; Chris Ware's original cover to Acme #1 and the preliminary cover study for the cover to Acme #16; Frank Frazetta's original art to the cover of the very first issue of The Comics Journal; two never-before-published Al Columbia pages; Drew Friedman's cover to his forthcoming collection, The Fun Never Stops; several Los Bros Hernandez pages, including Jaime's Ghost of Hoppers cover and the very last page from the original Love & Rockets series, with Maggie and Hopey riding off into the sunset; Joe Sacco's cover to PALESTINE #6; and a five-page Jim Woodring sequence from THE BOOK OF JIM.

A full list of artists in the show:

Rick Altergott, Max Anderson, Andrice Arp, David B., Peter Bagge, Gabrielle Bell, Marc Bell, Jonathan Bennett, Jim Blanchard, Steve Bronder, Ivan Brunetti, Martin Cendreda, Daniel Clowes, Al Columbia, Dave Cooper, Jordan Crane, Robert Crumb, Kim Deitch, Simon Deitch, Michael Dougan, Jeremy Eaton, Jules Feiffer, Bob Fingerman, Mary Fleener, Ellen Forney, Frank Frazetta, Drew Friedman, Francesca Ghermandi, Roberta Gregory, Bill Griffith, Leah Hayes, David Heatley, Tim Hensley, Gilbert Hernandez, Jaime Hernandez, Paul Hornschemeier, Kevin Huizenga, Jack Jackson, Jason, R. Kikuo Johnson, Ted Jouflas, Mark Kalesniko, Kaz, Megan Kelso, Jeff Kleinsmith, Michael Kupperman, Terry LaBan, Carol Lay, Tony Millionaire, Pat Moriarity, Mark Newgarden, Anders Nilsen, Spain Rodriguez, Arnold Roth, Johnny Ryan, Joe Sacco, Stan Sakai, Richard Sala, David Sandlin, Edward Sorel, Ted Stearn, James Sturm, Lewis Trondheim, Carol Tyler, Chris Ware, Steven Weissman, Kurt Wolfgang, Jim Woodring

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