Alec Longstreth Artist Lecture
March 31, 2017 12pm
Emma B. French Hall Auditorium
Alec Longstreth has been self-publishing his minicomic Phase 7 since 2002. In 2005, it won the Ignatz Award for Outstanding Minicomic. Alec also won the Ignatz Award for Outsanding Debut in 2007, the same year that he graduated from Pratt Institute’s illustration program with highest honors. Alec’s gag cartoons have been featured in Nickelodeon Magazine and National Geographic Kids, and he has illustrated promotional items for Weezer and Harry and the Potters. Alec also colored Aaron Renier’s graphic novel The Unsinkable Walker Bean for First Second Books. In 2008, Alec moved to Vermont for a fellowship at The Center for Cartoon Studies, where he has been with the school ever since. Alec finished his graphic novel Basewood in 2014 and is working on his webcomic Isle of Elis.
This event is free and open to the public. For more information please contact NHIA Chairperson Joel Gill at firstname.lastname@example.org.