Fanfaire NYC 2019

Fanfaire NYC is an annual 2-day festival brought to you by Manhattan’s very own High School of Art & Design. Over 100 artists & vendors appeared at the School from February 16-17, 2019. Alumni guests included Neal Adams (Class of ’59), Art Spiegelman (Class of ’65), Larry Hama (Class of ’67), and Michael Maddi… as wellContinue reading “Fanfaire NYC 2019”

Excelsior: The World of Stan Lee (Society of Illustrators NYC)

Hey True Believers! From January 8, 2019 to March 30, 2019, the Museum of Illustration at the Society of Illustrators in NYC will feature a special tribute exhibit for comic book & pop culture icon Stan Lee. For decades, Stan was a pivotal part of the creative direction at Marvel Comics, and was responsible for the creationContinue reading “Excelsior: The World of Stan Lee (Society of Illustrators NYC)”

ToyConNJ – Fall 2018 (Parsippany, NJ)

ToyConNJ came back to the Parsippany P.A.L. for their second toy convention of the year, following their very successful April show. With two gatherings, you have double the chance of scoring some amazing toys for your personal collection! If you missed my post from Spring 2018, you’ll want to scroll through – and be sureContinue reading “ToyConNJ – Fall 2018 (Parsippany, NJ)”

Suffolk County Comic And Art Expo 2018

On October 20, 2018, the first ever Suffolk County Comic & Art Expo debuted on Long Island at the Clarion Hotel & Conference Center. Featuring over 25 artists and a wall of retail vendors, this show was a cozy gathering focusing on the essentials of any comic con! For 8 solid hours, the single showContinue reading “Suffolk County Comic And Art Expo 2018”

Baltimore Comic Con 2018

For its 19th annual convention, Baltimore Comic Con really took it to the next level inside the Baltimore Convention Center. From September 28 to September 30, BCC was packed with amazing comic book creators, artists, cosplayers, and even media guests for 3 epic days. I was able to attend the private panels for Scott SnyderContinue reading “Baltimore Comic Con 2018”

White Plains Comic Fest 2018

Cosplay! Video Game Tournaments! Panel Discussions! Kids’ Activities! Original Art! And tons more at the White Plains Comic Fest this past weekend in The Galleria at White Plains. Best of all, it was a free Comic Fest (with a small fee for the video game & cosplay competitions)! For its fourth year, White Plains ComicContinue reading “White Plains Comic Fest 2018”

ToyConNJ 2018 (Parsippany, NJ)

ToyConNJ is a family friendly event jam-packed with thousands of toys and collectibles. Back at the Parsippany P.A.L. building this year, multiple gyms are once again filled with over 200 vendor tables and displays for endless fun throughout Saturday & Sunday, April 21-22, 2018! Let’s take a look inside the con and be sure to check outContinue reading “ToyConNJ 2018 (Parsippany, NJ)”

Big Apple Comic Con 2018

In New York City’s busy midtown, tons of fans poured into Hotel Pennsylvania this weekend for Mike Carbonaro’s Big Apple Comic Con. For its 21st year, Big Apple Comic Con brought in a number of celebrities, comic book guests, artists, and all kinds of vendors. It’s a comic con that’s been around so long, youContinue reading “Big Apple Comic Con 2018”

Zapp Comic Con 2 – Wayne, NJ (March 31, 2018)

Happy 25th anniversary to Zapp Comics! Zapp Comic Con 2 is a sequel to last year’s ZCC and because it’s such a momentous anniversary, I knew I couldn’t miss this one! I had heard a lot of great things about their first con so I was looking forward to checking this one out. (Be sureContinue reading “Zapp Comic Con 2 – Wayne, NJ (March 31, 2018)”

Spotlight: KSGeekMan (Ben AbuSaada)

Today’s Spotlight is on a fantastic artist, musician, and Star Wars collector. Ben AbuSaada, or KSGeekMan, is an artist in the Kansas City region who freelances and also sketches for trading card giants Topps and Upper Deck Entertainment. You can catch him at local comic cons for his art but he’s also got an amazingContinue reading “Spotlight: KSGeekMan (Ben AbuSaada)”

The Art of Spider-Man Exhibit NYC

Hey Spider-Man fans! At the Society of Illustrators (previously known as the Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art), your friendly neighborhood web-slinger is swinging into action with the largest collection ever seen in the world… I counted over 160 framed pieces of art! The first ever exhibition of original Spider-Man artwork by John Romita andContinue reading “The Art of Spider-Man Exhibit NYC”