Here are a couple of great arts events to look forward to this fall:
November 7, 6:30-10 p.m.
In collaborations with the Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art (MoCCA), the Society of Illustrators will be hosting the first event in its "Dinner and a Movie" series. This event brings about talented comics writer and historian Danny Fingeroth for a night filled with animation and a great movie!
Guests will be able to take part in the screening of the award-winning documentary "Will Eisner: Portrait of a Sequential Artist." There will also be a panel discussion with the film's director, Andrew D. Cooke, after guests enjoy a buffet-style dinner in the Society's dinning room. The full length documentary will highlight the life and artistic genius of Will Eisner, as well as many other creative talents.
Dinner will start at 6:30 p.m.
Screening will begin at 7:30 p.m.
The panel discussion will start at 9 p.m.
For tickets to this event, click here.
November 8, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
The world of magazine creation is full of excitement, pressure and anticipation. You can come learn about creating highly effective creative cover concepts and art for a weekly magazine with Stefan Kiefer, as he navigates through his wondrous journey as the cover art director for SpiegelMagazine.
Tickets: $15 non-members, $10 members, $7 students
If you have a bit of extra time on your hands, you can also look forward to viewing the Society of Illustrator's The Original Art: Celebrating the Fine Art of Children's Book Illustration. The collection will be on display through December 22.
To preview of this year's special artists, click here.
For more information and updates on the latest arts events in NYC as well as date changes due to inclement weather conditions or transportation, visit the Society of Illustrators.