Exhibit: Calvin & Hobbes and Richard Thompson

This Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum exhibit features Watterson’s Calvin & Hobbes and the work of Richard Thompson. Free opening reception the night of March 21st.

Columbus, OH 3/21/2014 - 8/3/2014
The Blighted Eye Release and Signing Party

There will be a release party and signing for the new book The Blighted Eye: Original Comic Art from the Glenn Bray Collection.

Los Angeles, CA 4/25/2014 - 4/25/2014
April Book Club: 7th Sword

Q & A and signing with creator/writer John Raffo.

Los Angeles, CA 4/30/2014 - 4/30/2014
Comics Unmasked at the British Library

The British Library will be holding “the largest exhibition of comics ever held in the UK” with Comics Unmasked: Art and Anarchy in the UK.

London, UK 5/2/2014 - 8/19/2014
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Exhibit

This exhibition features original artwork from the first comic issue, the 1980s TV series and more. The opening reception is Saturday, June 14.

San Francisco, CA 5/3/2014 - 9/14/2014
Never Again – WWI in Comics and Cartoons Exhibition

This exhibit features comics and cartoons from the time of World War I.

London, UK 06/11/2014 - 10/19/2014
Decade of Decadunce: Cinders Celebrates 10 Years

Opening reception Thursday July 10th 7-10pm.

Open everyday 12 – 7pm.

New York, NY 7/10/2014 - 8/31/2014
Eleanor Davis and Esther Pearl Watson Event
During the Georgetown Garden Walk on Sunday, July 13th, Eleanor and Esther will have a reception and signing from  3:00 to 5:00 PM.
Seattle, WA 7/13/2014 - 9/10/2014
New Peter Bagge Work at Fantagraphics Bookstore

The Fantagraphics Bookstore will host a book signing, music performance and an exhibition of original drawings for the release of Peter Bagge’s Buddy Buys a Dump.

Seattle, WA 5/10/2014 - 5/10/2014
Comic Future and Daniel Clowes

This is a three pronged art exhibit featuring Daniel Clowes and 15 other artists.

Columbus, OH 5/16/2014 - 8/3/2014
Inkstuds 500 tour

Join Robin McConnell as he celebrates 500 episodes of Inkstuds with artists Brandon Graham, Simon Roy, Farel Dalrymple, and Joseph Bergin III.

Portland, OR 8/1/2014 - 8/1/2014
ICE 2014

Special guests at the 2014 International Comic Expo include: Steve Rude, David Roach, Dylan Teague, Ben Oliver, and Roland Boschi with more to be announced.

Birmingham, UK 8/2/2014 - 8/2/2014
Edinburgh International Book Festival

Guests include Denise Mina, Adam Murphy, Neill Cameron, Charlie Adlard, and Robbie Morrison.

Edinburgh, Scotland 8/9/2014 - 8/25/2014
Dublin Comic Con

Confirmed guests: Ian Churchhill and Kevin Conroy.

Dublin, UK 8/9/2014 - 8/10/2014

Stripped, one part of the massive 2 week International Book Festival held in Edinburgh, celebrates the comic and graphic novel end of the industry. All guests and panels TBA in June.

Edinburgh, UK 8/10/2014 - 8/25/2014
The People Inside book launch with Ray Fawkes and Jeff Lemire Toronto, ON 8/13/2014 - 8/13/2014
Maurice Vellekoop exhibit

This exhibit will feature the work of Maurice Vellekoop.

Manchester, UK 8/14/2014 - 9/13/2914
Jeff Zwirek Release Party

Jeff Zwirek will be celebrating the 2nd printing of Burning Building Comix.

Chicago, IL 8/15/2014 - 8/15/2014
Bryan Lee O’Malley Book Signing

Bryan Lee O’Malley, creator of Scott Pilgrim, will be signing books.

Edinburgh, Scotland 08/17/2014 - 08/17/2014
Bryan Lee O’Malley signing

Bryan Lee O’Malley will be signing copies of his books.

Dublin, Ireland 08/20/2014 - 08/20/2014
Amulet Vol. 6 book launch with Kazu Kibuishi Toronto, ON 8/25/2014 - 8/25/2014
Wayward #1 release party with Jim Zub

Jim Zub will be celebrating the release of Wayward #1 with artists Kalman Androsofzky, Alina Urusov, Adam Warren, and Chip Zdarsky

Toronto, ON 8/27/2014 - 8/27/2014
Melksham Comic Con

Featuring special guests Andrew Wildman, John-Paul Bove, Ian Churchill, Sonia Leong, Mike Dowling, Andy Lanning, Rufus Dayglo, and Mike Collins.

Melksham, UK 8/30/2014 - 8/31/2014
Michael Cho launches Shoplifter Toronto, ON 9/3/2014 - 9/3/2014
Baltimore Comic-Con

Featuring appearances from John Cassaday, Rachel Deering, Fred Hembeck, Aaron Kuder, Alex Maleev and Dave Gibbons.

Baltimore, MD 09/5/2014 - 09/7/2014
MCM Scotland Comic Con

The biggest Comic Con to hit Scotland. Special guests TBA.

Glasgow, UK 9/6/2014 - 9/7/2014
Liz Prince Book Reading

Liz Prince will be reading from her new graphic memoir, Tomboy.

Los Angeles, CA 9/8/2014 - 9/8/2014
NICE 2014

Featuring special guests Charlie Adlard, Guillermo Ortego, Guillem March, Steve Dillon, and more

Bedford, UK 9/13/2014 - 9/14/2014
John Porcellino book signing

John Porcellino will be signing his new book The Hospital Suite.

Toronto, ON 9/16/2014 - 9/16/2014
Roz Chast On Tour: Brooklyn

Roz Chast will be at the Brooklyn Book Festival.

Brooklyn, NY 9/21/14 - 9/21/14
MariNaomi reads from Dragon’s Breath: And Other True Stories

MariNaomi will be reading from her graphic essay collection Dragon’s Breath: And Other True Stories.

Los Angeles, CA 9/26/2014 - 9/26/2014
Cory Doctorow and Jen Wang present In Real Life

Cory Doctorow and Jen Wang will be signing copies of their new comic In Real Life.

Los Angeles, CA 10/15/2014 - 10/15/2014
Comic Art Festival

Special guests at The Lakes International Comic Art Festival include Sean Phillips, Bryan Talbot, and Mary Talbot.

Kendal, UK 10/17/2014 - 10/19/2014
Literary Dundee

Look out for Comics Day at this literary festival. More info to come.

Dundee, UK 10/24/2014 - 10/27/2014
22 Panels Falmouth, UK 10/24/2014 - 10/26/2014
Comic Arts Brooklyn!

The annual festival of comics and cartoon art will be at Mt. Carmel Church and The Knitting Factory. Special guests include Michael DeForge, Kim Deitch, Paul Pope and more!

Brooklyn, NY 11/8/2014 - 11/8/2014
Thought Bubble: The Leeds Comic Art Festival

2-Day convention 11/15 – 11/16. Featuring special guests Natasha Allegri, Jillian Tamaki, Adam Hughes, Scott Snyder, Jeff Lemire, and more.

Leeds, UK 11/9/2014 - 11/16/2014
Sunderland Comic Con

Featuring special guests Rufus Dayglo, Colin MacNeil, Bryan Talbot, and Mary Talbot.

Sunderland, UK 2/21/2015 - 2/22/2015