1. SHADOW HILLS no. 4 by sean ford, just released at SPX 2014. photos by chris anthony diaz

     
  2. THE SPACE FLEET SCIENTIFIC FOUNDATION LAPEL PIN BADGE, second limited edition of 100 with S.F.L.P.B. ’14 mini-comic, all by ryan cecil smith. photos by chris anthony diaz

     
  3. MECHANICS mini-series giveaway bag. photo by chris anthony diaz

     
  4. my spiffy new mini-comics storage container. photo by chris anthony diaz

     
  5. herman melville watercolor portrait by noah van sciver (nvs). photo by chris anthony diaz

     
  6. i’ll be at SPX this weekend taking pics of all my favorite cartoonists attending. check back here next week to see what i have!

     
  7. ok, this is what everyone has been waiting for — the charles burns and nick maandag signing times at SPX this weekend! also, a complete listing of PIGEON PRESS debuts:

    pigeonpressandgallery:

    PIGEON PRESS spx 2014 DEBUTS

    The Libertarian by Nick Maandag

    40pp. B+W, 6” x 8”, $9 

    Sugar Skull by Charles Burns

    64pp. Color, 9” x 12”, $23 ( pantheonbooks )

    Sarah by Charles Burns - limited edition print 

    Giclee printed 300 gsm Hahnemühle Photo Ultra Smooth. 100% cotton rag, pH neutral, acid-free with pigment inks

    Edition of 50

    PIGEON PRESS spx 2014 SIGNING SCHEDULE


    Both Charles Burns and Nick Maandag will be signing at the Pigeon Press (booth W 51-52) throughout the weekend.

    SATURDAY

    CHARLES BURNS:

    PANEL — Alt-Weekly Comics Roundtable — Noon - 1:00pm (White Oak Room)

    SIGNING  — 1:30 - 3:00pm

    SIGNING — 4:30 - 6:00pm

    NICK MAANDAG:

    SIGNING — Noon - 2:00pm

    SIGNING — 3:00- 5:00pm

    SUNDAY

    CHARLES BURNS:

    SIGNING — Noon - 1:00pm

    PANELCharles Burns Spotlight/Q + A — 2:00 - 3:00pm (White Oak Room)

    SIGNING — 3:30 - 5:30pm

    NICK MAANDAG:

    SIGNING — Noon - 1:00pm

    SIGNING — 2:00pm - 4:00pm

    For more info on Charles Burns at SPX 2014 go: here

    Not going to SPX? The Libertarian by Nick Maandag is now available from lastgasp.com and the “Sarah” limited-edition print by Charles Burns will be available at pigeonpress.com soon…

     
  8. THE LIBERTARIAN by nick maandag. PIGEON PRESS reissue
    HIGH SCHOOL by simon hanselmann from LIFE ZONE
    ALTERED BEASTS by simon hanselmann from LIFE ZONE and a painting specifically for the ENDLESS MANSION exhibit
    MICHEL MONROE by joseph remnant for THE BELIEVER comics section
    ANGELO THE GHOST and AIRLINE INNOVATION by nick maandag for THE BELIEVER comics section
    MEGG, MOOG & OWL by simon hanselmann for THE BELIEVER comics section
    MEGG’S COVEN by simon hanselmann
    TRUTH ZONE strip and WEREWOLF JONES/MOGG painting by simon hanselmann

    i have the wonderful opportunity to attend SMALL PRESS EXPO 2014 for the very first time and work the PIGEON PRESS table (W 51-52) with nick maandag for alvin buenaventura. PIGEON PRESS is hosting the charles burns signing for the advance release of SUGAR SKULL, the third and final volume of the NIT NIT trilogy from PANTHEON BOOKS. PIGEON PRESS is offering many rare out of print books from charles burns along with a limited-edition signed and numbered gicleé printed bookplate of 200 made especially for SPX along with promotional NIT NIT masks.  PIGEON PRESS will also offer originals from charles burns, simon hanselmann, joseph remnant and nick maandag among other exclusive items. PIGEON PRESS is also reissuing nick maandag’s hilarious THE LIBERTARIAN, which debuts at SPX. see you there this saturday and sunday! photos by chris anthony diaz

    ***burns will be on 2 panels during the weekend***

    saturday — alt-weekly comics roundtable — Noon - 1:00pm (white oak room)

    sunday — charles burns spotlight/q + a — 2:00 - 3:00pm (white oak room)

    the PIGEON PRESS artist signing times will be posted shortly

     
  9. SPX 2014 exhibitor badge
    "Sugar Skull" by Charles Burns (Pantheon Books 2014)
    Charles Burns
    Limited-Edition bookplate for SPX 2014 advanced copies.

    pigeonpressandgallery:

    Charles Burns @spx 2014


    Charles Burns will at the Pigeon Press table (W 51-52) throughout the weekend. We’ll have advanced copies of Sugar Skull, the final volume of the Nit Nit trilogy (X’ed Out, The Hive - pantheonbooks Books) for sale along with many other rare out of print books from the artist. Come early and be the first to get this book!

    The first 200 copies of Sugar Skull sold will include a limited-edition signed and numbered Gicleé printed bookplate made especially for SPX along a pantheonbooks​ promotional Nit Nit mask (while supplies last). 

    Burns will be on 2 panels during the weekend:

    SAT — Alt-Weekly Comics Roundtable — Noon - 1:00pm (White Oak Room)

    SUN — Charles Burns Spotlight/Q + A — 2:00 - 3:00pm (White Oak Room)

    The Pigeon Press artist signing times will be posted shortly.

     

    i will be working at the table besides the charles burns signing! i am so stoked!

     
  10. whoa!!! my simon hanselmann and frank santoro pic from CAB 2013 hangs on simon’s wall (behind, to the right of the keyboard on the floor)!

    here’s a closer look of the pic:

    http://girlmountain.tumblr.com/post/67316808037/comics-workbook-photo-by-chris-diaz

     
  11. maurice vellekoop awesomeness — TCAF 10TH ANNIVERSARY postcard and SLEEPING GIANT strip in TADDLE CREEK no. 32, THE COMIX, spring 2014. photos by chris anthony diaz

     
  12. screened zine by julie doucet and leyla majeri. photos by chris anthony diaz

     
  13. WITCHZARD by chuck forsman from SNAKE OIL no. 7. photos by chris anthony diaz

     
  14. julie doucet POP-UP SHOPPE poster. photo by chris anthony diaz

     
  15. ethan rilly from TCAF 2014. photos by chris anthony diaz