SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: Ed Piskor @ PIX 2014
PIX is pleased to announce the participation of prominent PIttsburgh cartoonist, Ed Piskor. Creator of the 2013 sensation, Hip Hop Family Tree and the widely acclaimed Wizzywig, as well as numerous collaborations with independent comic book pioneer, Harvey Pekar, Piskor will be on hand to sign and sketch during the day and will participate in the evening programming; details to be announced.
Drawing Power participant, Ed Piskor featured at PIX. Held on Saturday, March 22, PIX is devoted solely to creator-owned, self-published, small-press, and handmade comics, artists books and other visual works. Admission is free and the event is open to the public.
The event will give Pittsburghers the opportunity to survey and sample a wide variety of works produced by the far ranging talents of independent comics artists, cartoonists and illustrators from around the country, with a primary focus on the flourishing Pittsburgh scene. Attendees will not only take in the works but also be able to meet and interact with the creators themselves.
The exhibitors room will be open from 10am to 5pm. This will be followed - after a dinner break - by four hours of programming, from 7pm to 11pm. Programming will include artist presentations, panel discussions and more. Details to be announced.