Ian Sampson is a cartoonist and printmaker working in West Philadelphia.
His book Up to the Top was nominated for an Ignatz Award and accepted into the Society of Illustrators’ 2015 Comic and Cartoon Art Annual. This year, he was a resident artist at the Neighborhood Time Exchange West Philadelphia Artist Residency. For his work there, he was nominated for Comic Creator of the Year by the 2015 Philly Geek Awards. He currently teaches at several area colleges and is working on new prints and stories.
Mandy Sampson draws comics and works in publishing. She lives in Philadelphia.
Andrea Tsurumi is a cartoonist and illustrator from New York whose work has appeared in the New York Times, The Nib, The Brooklyn Rail, The Graphic Canon of Children’s Literature, and Little Nemo: Dream Another Dream, among other places. The Best American Comics series chose her mini-comic Dance Party for its 2013 notables list. A graduate of SVA’s MFA Illustration program, she likes her ice cream angry.
Alexander Rothman is a cartoonist and poet. His work has appeared in such publications as The Brooklyn Rail, The Rumpus, the Indiana Review, Suspect Device, š!, and Drunken Boat, and will be featured in the 2015 Society of Illustrators Comic and Cartoon Art Annual. He is a cofounder and co-editor-in-chief of INK BRICK, and lives in Queens, NY.
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LOCUST MOON COMICS FESTIVAL 2015
Saturday, October 31 – Halloween!
11 am – 6 pm
@ The Rotunda
4014 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104
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