THIS WEEK’S ART PICKS - two of Paint Pens in Purses’ favorite ladies will be showing their work this weekend; Erin Riley in Philadelphia and Shayna Why will be at the SF ZIne Fest. See below for details.
SF ZINE FEST, San Francisco, 8/31 - 9/1 - The 12th annual San Francisco Zine Fest will be hosted at the San Francisco County Fair Building in Golden Gate Park (1199 9th Avenue + Lincoln Way) on August 31st and September 1st, 2013. As always, the SF Zine Fest is a FREE event to all public attendees.
THINKING CAPTIONS, San Francisco 8/29
The Cartoon Art Museum and SF Zine Fest present Thinking Captions 2013 : Cartoonists Reading Their Cartoons. This reading will take place at the Cartoon Art Museum Thursday, August 29th from 7pm to 9pm.
A diverse lineup of small-press cartoonists will read from their respective works, accompanied by a special Keynote presentation. The lineup, consisting of artists exhibiting at this years’s SF Zine Fest, consists of Emily Alden Foster (emilyaldenfoster.com), Roman Muradov (bluebed.net), Sophia Foster-Dimino (hellophia.com), Ric Carrasquillo (squillostudio.com) and Justin Hall (justinhallcomics.com).
The suggested donation for this event is $5, although no one will be turned away for lack of funds.
Also - if you are in Philadelphia…
IN & OUT (Works by Joe Boruchow and Erin M. Riley), Opening 8/30 Event Details here.