NOV 24: OFF PANEL: A TCAF Print Show & Pop Up Shop!

OFF PANEL: a TCAF-curated comic illustration print show
November 24 to December 5, 2016
@ Nuvango Gallery, 639 Queen St. W., Toronto (at Bathurst)
Vernissage Opening November 24th, 2016 (7-11pm)

The Toronto Comic Arts Festival and Nuvango Gallery are proud to present OFF PANEL, a curated comic and illustration print show featuring over 40 exhibitors  of TCAF. Come out to support your favourite comic artists and to bring new artwork into your home!

In addition to the print show, Page & Panel: the TCAF Shop will be hosting a pop-up holiday shop over the duration of the show. Browse through a selection of premium books and comics-related goods alongside your gallery-viewing. The show will exhibit in the lounge/annex space of Nuvango Gallery (2nd floor), the Flagship Shop for art & lifestyle brand manufacturer Nuvango, located at 639 Queen St. W., from Thursday, November 24th through December 5th, 2016.

A special opening night party will take place on Thursday, November 24th, from 7pm to 11pm at the Nuvango Gallery, with many participating artists from the show in attendance. The event is open to the public. In addition, learn more about comics x illustration from the artists themselves at the panel event and workshop, held each Saturday for the duration of the show. Please bring your friends and join us to get the first pick of the best of comics illustration for the holidays!

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Special events in the gallery, all free to attend and open to the public:

  • Opening Night Party (with cash bar) Thursday, November 24th, 7-11pm
    Artist Roundtable: Comics vs. Illustration Saturday, November 26th, 1-4pm
    Zine-Making Workshop Saturday, December 3rd, 1-4pm

Participating Artists:

Kalman AndrasofszkySanya AnwarWai AuHeidi BertonAmrit BrarMichael ChoMatthew DaleyClaudia DávilaDirchanskyJulie DoucetVictoria Grace ElliottEst EmMatthew ForsytheMaiji/Mary HuangLeslie HungJesse JacobsJames JeanJiraiyaCathy G. JohnsonKelly KKonami KanataKarl KerschlEric KimKoyamoriChris KuzmaJenn LivJohn MartzKris MukaiAn NguyenArlin OrtizYuko OtaRamón K PérezSean PhillipsSethRichie PopePunimeltRonnie RitchieAnuj ShresthaGengoroh TagameMaurice VellekoopKat VerhoevenMary VerhoevenJenn WoodallLis XuChip ZdarskyAmei Zhao