The Jack Kirby Museum is pleased to welcome you to our TwoMorrows Publishing sponsored fundraising event!
The first 50 attendees will receive a copy of the new issue of the Jack Kirby Collector – before it arrives in comic shops or subscribers’ mailboxes! Jack Kirby Collector and TwoMorrows Publisher John Morrow will present a personal look at jack Kirby and the history of TwoMorrows Publishing. Advance ticket sales are available via PayPal. JohnYou must attend to receive the magazine, to enjoy John’s presentation at 4pm, and to delight in the tasty snacks and drinks we’ll have on hand.
Jack Kirby Museum & Research Center presents
A COSMIC RELEASE EVENT
For The Jack Kirby Collector #66
With Editor-Publisher JOHN MORROW
Sponsored by TwoMorrows Publishing
Where: 103 Allen Street, NYC
When: 3pm, Saturday November 14th
Showtime: John will start a presentation about the Kirby Collector and TwoMorrows at 4pm
Snacks and drinks will be available
Jack Kirby-based superhero cartoons shown before and after!
Jack Kirby’s time in military service during World War Two had a powerful effect on him, which was evident in his work. Over on Marvel.com, Neal Kirby shares some stories and photographs.
We’re set up at booth 5520 near aisle 1300, with T-shirts, prints, membership premiums, and a Kirby art exhibit of hi res prints of hi res scans.
Annie B @nurseshark with her Electrocute T!
We’ll be set up at Florida Supercon in Miami starting the Fourth of July! Come by booth 936 where we’ll have Kirby prints, posters and stickers!
1972 – Pioneer Plaque
We’ll also have our scanner, so please bring your Kirby original art to be scanned for our Original Art Digital Archive!
We’re thrilled to be at the Calgary Expo this weekend! Erik Larsen will be there, too, as our Special Guest. Erik has generously produced an exclusive 250 plate print, the proceeds of which will benefit the Kirby Museum. So if you’re going to Calgary, be sure to visit booth 1523-1524.
There will also be a Jack Kirby panel on Sunday, April 28th at 2:00pm in Palomino room H, with Erik, Michael Cho, Tim Lasiuta and more!
I’ll be offering a presentation and discussion I’ve titled “All Hail Jack Kirby, The King of Comics!” at the Public Library here in Hoboken, NJ this Wednesday night at 6pm.
I’ll have some original materials and art from the Museum’s holdings.
Refreshments will be served!
Certainly looking forward to seeing everyone at MoCCAFest this weekend in NYC!
We’re at table B62
For more information, go here: http://www.societyillustrators.org/Mocca_Event.aspx?id=8605
In the coming weeks, the Kirby Museum will be attending:
The Comic Art Con, in Secaucus, NJ: 24 March. Tom Kraft will be scanning for our digital archive at Nostalgic Investments’ table.
WonderCon, in Anaheim, CA: 29-31 March. Rand Hoppe will be manning a Kirby Museum booth at #825. Tom Kraft will be scanning at Nostalgic Investments’ #412.
We wish we could be setting up at Asbury Park Comic Con, as we have in the past.