Proposal for a weird comics workshop

The Experimental Comics Swap-Meet Appropriation workshop (any acronym would be pronounced "eczema", I guess) Participants: 5-10 experimental comics artists. Number may vary according to venue limitations, see below. Duration: Workshop — four days to a week? Exhibition — a month or longer? Venue: Any ad-hoc art making or gallery space or building that will allow…

A meet&greet with a harsher reality

Since I'm not on Facebook, a colleague had to bring this to my attention: I met Fadi Abou Hassan this weekend at the opening of the Freedom of speech in comics today exhibition which he's a part of. Also present and exhibiting was Malaysian cartoonist Zunar (top, second from left). Both artists have been persecuted…