ADVERTISEMENT
Welcome to ComicArtFans!

Comic Art News: Stan Lee Headlines Big Apple Con March 11-12

STAN LEE HEADLINES BIG APPLE CON MARCH 11-12 2017

MIKE CARBONARO’s BIG APPLE CON, New York City's longest-running Comic Book Convention, returns to PENN PLAZA PAVILION (401 7th Ave @ 33rd Street -opposite Madison Square Garden) on SATURDAY, MARCH 11th, from 10am to 7pm and SUNDAY MARCH 12th 10am~5pm, 2017. This amazing explosion of Comic Books, Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Horror, & Cosplay will bring together top comic book creators, media celebrities, retailers, panel discussions, multiple costume contests & more in two incredible days! There will be hundreds of tables of comics, toys, posters, videos, original art, t-shirts & other collectibles, with everything from the world's rarest comics as well as the newest and coolest books for sale!

BIG APPLE CON is thrilled to announce the triumphant return to NYC of Comic Book Legend STAN LEE! Stan is the most famous comic book creator in the known universe; a title well earned for his many contributions to pop culture. Along with his top artists including Jack Kirby, Steve Ditko, and Don Heck, Stan “The Man” co-created many modern myths as Editor-in-Chief of Marvel Comics such as: Spider-Man, the Fantastic Four, Daredevil, Dr. Strange, Hulk, the X-Men, Black Panther, the Inhumans, Thor, Iron Man, the Avengers, Ant-Man and the Wasp, Black Widow, Hawkeye, S.H.I.E.L.D., and the Silver Surfer!

Stan is joined in our star-studded ARTIST ALLEY by many top creators of comic books and related cool media including: JIM STERANKO (Captain America), ROY THOMAS (Star Wars; Saturday only), HOWARD CHAYKIN (Star Wars), RAMONA FRADON (Aquaman), BILLY TUCCI (Shi), AARON LOPRESTI (Ms. Marvel), NANCY SILBERKLEIT (Co-CEO of Archie Comics), REILLY BROWN (Deadpool), ARTHUR SUYDAM (Walking Dead), MICHAEL GOLDEN (Dr. Strange), RENEE WITTERSTAETTER (Guardians of the Galaxy), RICH BUCKLER (Deathlok), MIKE McKONE (Avengers), SOO LEE (Strange Attractors), JIM SIMON (ShieldMaster), J.C. VAUGHN (Gemstone Publishing), GUY DORIAN (New Warriors), J. DAVID SPURLOCK (Vanguard), KRISTEN GUDSNUK (Henchgirl), and BRIAN KONG (Cryptozoic Entertainment). BIG APPLE CON and HIPPY COMIX present UNDERGROUND ALLEY, featuring cutting edge creators of Indy/Alternative Comix: FRANK “Foolbert Sturgeon” STACK (Adventures of Jesus), MARK BODE (Cobalt 60), MIKE DIANA (Boiled Angel), FLY-O (Punk Magazine), JOHN ORLANDO (Humans), CHELLE MAYER (Peacefulshades), and DAN FOGEL (Underground Price & Grading Guide).

Our Media Guest list this year is our finest ever, bringing you a star-studded­ experience unique to BIG APPLE CON! Meet: the PUNISHER himself JON BERNTHAL (Sunday only) from Game of Thrones and the upcoming Defenders, alongside his Daredevil co-stars ELDEN HENSON, PETER SHINKODA, and GEOFFREY CANTOR. We have SPENCER WILDING, Darth Vader from Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, BARBARA EDEN (I Dream of Jeannie), JASON DAVID FRANK (Power Rangers, Ninjak), KRISTANNA LOKEN (T3), JACKSON BOSTWICK (Captain Marvel on Shazam!), KATHY GARVER (Family Affair, Spider-Man and his Amazing Friends), THE AMAZING KRESKIN, NEIL KAPLAN (Transformers, Voltron), JOHNNY BRENNAN (Jerky Boys, Family Guy), ROBB DEMAREST (Ghost Hunters International), Special Effects and Prop Master ROY WOOLEY (Zombieland, Hunger Games), TAIMAK (The Last Dragon), and from The Warriors DAVID HARRIS and TERRY MICHOS.                 

Join us for a special screening on Sunday of Michael Valentine’s COMIX: BEYOND THE COMIC BOOK PAGES, an exciting new feature film documentary about the world of comic books told through the thoughts and images of the creators, artists, writers, collectors, store owners, independent publishers, and especially the passionate fans who have made it the phenomenon that it is today!

BIG APPLE CON will once again bring the most amazing Cosplayers and costumers together for a fast-paced, exciting weekend of creative excellence! This year will be our largest ever, with multiple contests across different genres, professional judges, and over $15,000 in incredible prizes awarded! Our Super Sponsors include: Mood Designer Fabrics, Squishable, Five and Diamond SF, Bernina, Cosplay by McCall's, Rickey's NYC, and Prop Store. Come as any character in Comic Books, Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Horror, Cartoons, Anime/Manga, Video Games, or make up your own! You can also participate in special themed group Cosplay photoshoots! On Sunday there will be a 12 and under Kids Costume Showcase where everyone gets a prize, as well as other fun activities for your younglings!

DATE: Saturday, March 11th ~ 10am -7pm & Sunday, March 12th ~ 10am -5pm 2017

PLACE: Penn Plaza Pavilion ~ 401 7th Ave. @ 33rd St. NYC

TICKETS: Adults: $30 Saturday, $25 Sunday, both days $50. Children: $10 per day (ages 6-12, 5 and under free!). Please check our website frequently for the latest information on our special VIP and Early Admission Packages!

TICKET PURCHASE & INFORMATION: www.bigapplecc.com

SOCIAL MEDIA:

Facebook:

Big Apple Convention

Big Apple Comic Con

Twitter:

@ConBigApple

@bigapplecc

Instagram:

bigapplecon

bigapplecomiccon


Recent Comic Art News

  9.25.2017: Silver Age Art Update at Graphic Collectibles
  9.25.2017: Felix Comic Art GARRY BROWN + RAMON VILLALOBOS commission lists open
  9.25.2017: Will's Comic Art Page September Site Update
  9.25.2017: The Comics Industry Celebrates the Inaugural Ringo Awards
  9.25.2017: Romitaman.com 126 ALL-NEW GREAT Pieces Added To Website
  9.25.2017: Inkwell Awards Fall Auctions Wave 1
  9.21.2017: Hakes Auction 222 Nov 2017
  9.20.2017: Several Prince Valiant Comic Strips by Hal Foster & John Cullen Murphy to be Auctioned September 28
  9.19.2017: Closing Today: ComicLink Featured Auction Original Art Session with Outstanding Highlights--Art By Frazetta, Kirby, Wrightson, Romita and other Renowned Artists
  9.19.2017: Tim Lane show @Scott Eder Gallery
  9.18.2017: Comic Art Meetup at Illustration House during NYCC October 4th
  9.17.2017: Splash Page Comic Art Update
  9.17.2017: Felix Comic Art DANIEL WARREN JOHNSON / STEPHEN GREEN commission lists and NYCC news
  9.17.2017: scotteder.com update BASTIAN syd mead EYVIND EARLE wrightson MANOUKI
  9.14.2017: TD Art Gallery - Erica Lyn Schmidt Kickstarter Art Book and Original Art Giveaway!
  9.14.2017: Scotteder.com Updates: Mead, Bastian, Earle, Moebius, Columbia, Wrightson
  9.14.2017: ComicConArt - NYCC 2017 Pre-Con Commissions - New Additions!
  9.11.2017: ComicConnect Original Comic Art Covers, Splashes, Pages in Event Auction XXXII Ends Tonight
  9.10.2017: KochComicArt.com: New BWS Art For Sale
  9.9.2017: Art4Sale Update

What's Hot @ Comicartfans?

Art Type:
Status:

Would you like to know what comic artwork is getting viewed the most by other Comic Art Collectors? If so, use this Search feature to see what's hot on CAF today!

Latest Updates

All

Michael Molinario

9/25/2017 9:41:00 PM

Steven Filosa

9/25/2017 9:32:00 PM

Rich Cirillo

9/25/2017 9:27:00 PM

Y M

9/25/2017 9:20:00 PM

Rob Hughes

9/25/2017 9:15:00 PM

 

clay  duchene

9/25/2017 8:36:00 PM

Paul  P

9/25/2017 8:00:00 PM

Blue  Bandana

9/25/2017 7:47:00 PM

Sagar  Sable

9/25/2017 7:26:00 PM

Fred  Bronaugh

9/25/2017 7:21:00 PM

eBay Auctions

Doctor Who Original Target Cover Artwork Twin Dilemma Andrew Skill

Heritage Auctions

Norm Jung Fling and Fling International Magazines

ComicLink Auctions

JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA #217 COVER ( 1983, GEORGE PEREZ ) Iconic team cover image!

Comic Connect Auctions

X-Men #115 Pg. 31 by Byrne and Austin

Catawiki Auctions

De Jager, Gerrit - 5 Original sketch pages - Familie Doorzon - (1997)

Hakes Auctions

"THE WALKING DEAD" POSTER ORIGINAL ART FEATURING MICHONNE & HER PET ZOMBIES BY JOHN WATKISS.







Commission an Artist

MC Wyman

Rating:

eBay Auctions

Don Bluth SECRET OF NIMH Hand Painted Original Animation Production Cel 1982

For Sale Updates

Shop Updates

Rich Cirillo

9/25/2017 9:27:00 PM

Paul P

9/25/2017 8:00:00 PM

Rob Hughes

9/25/2017 6:06:00 PM

Beat Eye Media

9/25/2017 2:45:00 PM

Shelton  Bryant

9/25/2017 2:23:00 PM

Enric Torres-Prat

9/25/2017 1:55:00 PM

Dealer Updates

Scott Eder Art

9/25/2017 5:48:00 PM

Heritage Auctions

9/25/2017 12:25:00 PM

Coollines Artwork

9/24/2017 5:37:00 PM

Will's Comic Art Page

9/24/2017 2:15:00 PM

Art Droids

9/24/2017 9:55:00 AM

RomitaMan Original Art

9/24/2017 3:16:00 AM





Become a Premium CAF Gallery Owner & you'll be supporting CAF and also gain access to many services and features not available to standard members.

  • Sell Artwork in the CAF Classifieds
  • Daily Email Alerts based on your own Searches
  • Follow Other Gallery Owners
  • 6 Months Market Data Access
  • Larger Image Uploads ... and Much More!