Dear Comic Art Fan,
Currently on display at the Museum of American Illustration is the Spectrum exhibit with an opening scheduled for Friday, September 11, 2009. Founded in 1993 by Cathy and Arnie Fenner to showcase fantastic-themed art work, Spectrum is the leading resource for art directors, art buyers, and fans of the genre. Selected pieces are chosen by top jurors in the field and images are produced in the full color book printed annually.
The Spectrum exhibit features a selection of over 120 works from both legendary artists and talented newcomers from the last four annuals. Divided into seven categories, the exhibit showcases multi-media works including original art in both traditional and digital medium, video, 3D, comics and graphic novels. Artists include Julie Bell, Kinuko Y. Craft, Eric Fortune, William Basso, Brom, James Gurney, Tony DiTerlizzi, Terese Nielsen, Yuko Shimizu, Michael Whelan, Donato Giancola, John Jude Palencar, Phil Hale and many more. For more details click here...
See you next week!
Heritage Auction Galleries (HA.com) - Comic Art Featured in This Week's Auction #19091
Come see the Comic Art closing in this Sunday's Weekly Internet Auction #19091
A few sample Lots:
Michael Berry Cheering Section Sunday Comic Strip Original Art, dated 1-8-56 (1956)
Arthur Sarnoff Pin-up on Pillows Painting Original Art (1993)
James R. Bingham Saturday Evening Post Illustration "Case of the Footloose Doll" (Curtis Publishing, 1958)
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