Thursday, May 7, 2015

SPACE Special Guest- Joyce Brabner!

We are proud to announce our Special Guest, Joyce Brabner, at SPACE this summer!


Joyce Brabner is an award-winning author of nonfiction comics about tough social issues. She will be at SPACE with her recently released Second Avenue Caper. She frequently collaborated with her late husband, Harvey Pekar, on his American Splendor series. Her own titles include the Real War Stories series, Activists!, Brought to Light (with Alan Moore), numerous short stories, and Our Cancer Year (also with Harvey). She lives in Cleveland Heights, Ohio, and is rather more lighthearted than any of the actresses who have portrayed her in various plays or in that movie.

Although as a species we may be going down the climate tubes, Second Avenue Caper (Hill and Wang, $22.00) proves anew that individuals can make a difference. Writer Joyce Brabner and artist Mark Zingarelli's true tale of early-1980s gay activists fighting the AIDS epidemic by running illegal antiviral drugs (and pot) from south of the border is as funny, and harrowing, as its mix of drag queens, mobsters, Cheez Whiz, and eulogies promises.  Review by R.C. Baker -Village Voice

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Big Comic Show this Saturday at the Pickerington Public Library

Join us for our second annual Big Comic Show! Spend a day with artists, illustrators, and graphic novelists from the Columbus area and beyond: learn about their work, their inspiration, and their techniques. Comics will be available for purchase and signing.
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Monday, May 4, 2015

SPACE Exhibitor interviews start with Ken Eppstein

Tonight we start video interviews with some of the SPACE exhibitors that were produced by the Columbus Art Explorer Post 407 at Extra SPACE on April. First up the organizer of Extra SPACE and head honcho at Nix Comics- Ken Eppstein


Sunday, April 12, 2015

SPACE 2015 Updated Flyer

Updated Flyer by Tom Williams.
SPACE 2015
July 18 & 19, 2015
Northland Performing Arts Center
4111 Tamarack Blvd.
Columbus OH 43229

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Extra SPACE This Saturday!!!

Come out to Extra SPACE this weekend for a taste of things to come in July. We'll have tons of SPACE stuff including tee shirts and posters. You can also get discount SPACE tickets.  And don't forget there will be a lot of great comics!
Noon to 5PM at Strongwater Food & Spirits 401 W. Town Columbus OH
The fun is just starting!

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Extra SPACE / SPACE Podcast Interview

Ken Eppstein and I were interviewed about the up coming Extra SPACE and SPACE shows by John Orlando of the PVDcast podcast.  We are Episode 64.


Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Pre -SPACE Tour Take Two

PIX March 28, 2015, Pittsburgh PA
Extra SPACE - Saturday April 11 Noon to 5PM Strongwater Columbus
401 W. Town Columbus OH
Pickerington Public Library's Big Comic Show - Saturday, May 9, 2105 Pickerington OH
Derby City Comic Con Louisville KY June 20 & 21, 2015
...and finally
SPACE July 18 & 19, 2015 Columbus OH