VCU communication arts professor and comic book expert Christopher Irving welcomes alumniCharles Vess (B.F.A. '74/A) and Reilly Brown (B.F.A. '03/A) to campus to talk about their careers and the comic industry. Vess' award-winning work has appeared on the covers of Marvel and DC publications as well as in books and art galleries. Brown is a writer and artist on comics including The Amazing Spider-Man, The Incredible Hercules and, perhaps most notably, Deadpool. The event will be followed by a book sale and signing.
Online registration is required. Parking is available for a fee in the West Main Street parking deck; metered spots are also available near Cabell Library.
Registration is now closed.
This event is organized by VCU Alumni with the cooperation of VCU Libraries. It is a part of the VCU Make It Real Campaign Launch. To learn more about the launch and to see and register for other events, see the official website. The launch is generously sponsored by the MCV Foundation and the VCU Foundation.
Image: Stardust illustration, by Charles Vess / Deadpool illustration, by Reilly Brown