The 167thth meeting of the NY Comics & Picture-story Symposium will be held on Wednesday,  Nov. 2, 2016 at 7pm at Parsons School of Design, University Center, 63 Fifth Ave., room L105 (lower level). Free and open to the public. PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT IS HAPPENING ON A WEDNESDAY EVENING at 63 Fifth Ave!

David Sandlin: Hold Back the Rushing Waters, Make the Wind Lie Still.
Artist David Sandlin discusses the influences of country music on his paintings, prints, and comics.

David Sandlin was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland, in 1956. He currently lives in New York and teaches printmaking, book arts, and illustration at the School of Visual Arts. He has exhibited extensively in the U.S., Europe, Japan, and Australia, and his comics and illustrations have appeared in The Best American Comics 2015, 2012 and 2009; The New Yorker; Raw; and other publications. He has received fellowships and grants from the Guggenheim Foundation, the New York Public Library’s Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers, the New York Foundation of the Arts, the Swann Foundation for Caricature and Cartoon, and other institutions.

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David Sandlin, Waltz Across Sinland