July, 2013 The Society will be closed on Thursday, July 4th. A Conversation with Bob Fingerman and Frank Conniff Illustration by Bob Fingerman July 10, 2013 6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Wild Things Barbecue Nothing tame about this! Yum! Illustration by John Cuneo July 24, 2013 7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Dare 2 Draw July 25, 2013 6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Illustration by Joan Chiverton Tues, July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Thurs, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Admission: $15 Student/Senior: $7 Live Music on Tuesdays! *Special Event Sketch Night Summer Illustration Art Academy Illustration by Tara Pemba See how the Society is making a difference this summer and how you can help! The Art of Eric Fowler Illustration by Eric Fowler On display July 9 - August 17, 2013 in the Members Gallery \ Stay even more connected when you follow: Society of Illustrators 128 East 63rd Street New York City Tues 10am-8pmWed-Fri 10am-5pmSat 12-4pm ©The Estate of Maurice Sendak Maurice Sendak: A Celebration of the Artist and His Work Through August 17, 2013 We are proud to present Maurice Sendak: A Celebration of the Artist and His Work, an extraordinary exhibit of more than two hundred never-before-seen Sendak originals curated by rare-book dealers Justin G. Schiller and Dennis M. V. David. Learn more. Illustration by Henry Patrick Raleigh Henry Patrick Raleigh: A Giant From the Era of the Golden Age of American Illustration On display in the Third Floor Hall of Fame Gallery Henry Patrick Raleigh (1880-1944) was one of the most prolific illustrators of all time. His works appeared in numerous publications including San Francisco Examiner, Journal, New York World, and The Saturday Evening Post. He became famous for his illustrations of high society which appeared in a series of Maxwell House Coffee advertisements, and was a star among his peers during the Golden Age of American Illustration (1900-1930). Among his many awards were the Shaw Prize for Illustration at the Salmagundi Club in 1916 and the Gold Medal for Advertising Art in America in 1926. He was elected to the Society of Illustrators Hall of Fame in 1982. Learn more. Bob Fingerman is the award-winning, Eisner-nominated, internationally published creator of comics and graphic novels such as Beg the Question, You Deserved It, White Like She and Recess Pieces, as well as the novels Bottomfeeder and Pariah. In Bottomfeeder, Fingerman took on the vampire genre, tossing away the typical gothic and romantic trappings in favor of telling the down to earth story of a working class Queens-bred vampire. In his graphic novel, From the Ashes, he pitted he and his wife, Michele, against the mutant-rich post-apocalyptic ruins of New York City. His most recent offering is the massive Maximum Minimum Wage, from Image Comics. Illustration by Gregory Benton MoCCA Arts Festival Award Winners Through July 6, 2013 The Society of Illustrators is excited to announce the inaugural MoCCA Arts Festival Awards of Excellence. This award recognizes the most outstanding work on view at the festival. This year's winners are Gregory Benton (B+F), Kim Ku (Ghost Hotel), Jane Mai (Sunday in the Park with Boys), Nick Offerman (Revenant), Kenan Rubenstein (Last Train to Old Town), (Andrea Tsurumi (Andrew Jackson Throws a Punch) and Honorable Mention to Simon Arizpe (OHaBEAR). Learn more.
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