PAST EVENTS ARCHIVE
PAST SUMMER EVENTS
HUNTS POINT COMIC CON
The first annual Hunts Point Comic Con will be hosted by M.S 424 in
association with the Hunts Point Alliance for Children Comics Workshops
and performance will occur throughout the day.
Admission is free.
ANDREW FREEDMAN HOME
1125 Grand Concourse Bronx, NY 10452
today! bronx heroes will be at kcc 7!!
Click the image to go to kids comic con's official site!
Chris Duckett is founder of Ra-Dawn Studios and is currently working on "GI American" and "Enter: The Roach", comic properties for Bronx Heroes 2.0's mini series. Chris is from Queens, NY.
Roberet Garrett/ XMOOR STUDIOS: Xmoor Studios has been the brainchild of writer/creator Robert Garrett along with his business partner Eric Nocella Diaz, our goals are to create graphic presentations that comprise the vast spectrum of the multimedia market place with a ground base firmly placed in the arena of comic publications and Multimedia Intellectual Properties such as GALTOW, AJALA: A Series Of Adventures, INHERITORS, and the Novella A House Of GALES. Xmoor Studios is also developing a Live Action Film Short based on their comic series INHERITOR.
Dmitry Gubin - artist/ painter
. Dmitry Gubin, best known for his Urban paintings and his fashion photography in the fine arts world. He graduated from the School of Visual Arts in 2000 and began drawing " Heavy Traffic",in our convention based title Bronx Heroes 2.0.
Ray Felix a comic artist and writer. His comics include, " God: The Second Coming". " No-1 Anthology", "Bronx Heroes: Runaway Slave" , Bronx Heroes 2.0 and "A World Without Superheroes". Ray Felix is also the director of the community based organization, Bronx Heroes Comic Con, which promotes literacy and education through the practice of reading and creating comics.
N. Steven Harris
N.Steven Harris -In addition to creating and illustrating Brotherhood of The Fringe, and co- creating Ajala: A Series of Adventures, along with Robert Garrett, N. Steven Harris has had a career spanning 20 years in the comic book industry. His highlights include Aztek: The Ultimate Man, a character which he co-created along with Grant Morrison and Mark Millar, Batman: Officer Down, (DC Comics), X-Force101, Deadpool Annual „98(Marvel Entertainment), and a comic book called The Crush (Motown, Image Comics). Most recently, Mr. Harris collaborated with best-selling novelist L.A. Banks of “The Vampire Huntress Legends” series on a comic book adaptation of the 12th book in that series, and Voltron published by Dynamite Entertainment.
Michele St. Martin
Michele is Production Manager and Illustrator, Nova Star Studios), and has join the ranks of upcoming "The Women of Bronx Heroes" series being released in the fall of 2013.
Mark Mazz- Atlas Unleashed
Mark Mazz is best known for being the creative director for Harris Comics from 1995-1998, and the Design Services Manager for DC Comics in 1998-1999. In December 2008, he founded Atlas Unleashed a new venture which combines the strength of the talent in the independent comics community with the broad base of traditional publishing, e-commerce, on-line content and mobility devices.
Special Host- Regine Sawyer- Lockett Down Productions.
"Women in Comics", In this exciting, super heroine filled panel, artist Regine Sawyer ( owner and founder of Lockett Down Productions) interviews fellow artists Tara Donahue, Shawna Mills ( published in Black Comix and Street Fighter Tribute Book ) , Michele St. Martin ( Production Manager and Ilustrator at Nova Star Studios), Rica Takashima ( manga artist, creator of Rica ‘tte Kanji!? and founder of Aozora Art) , and Jodi Tong (game graphic and cartooning artist) about the portrayal of women in comics and around the comic book industry.
"Transitions" The first Solo exhibit of Artist, Ray Felix @ Bronx Community College.
"Transitions" is a collection of Ray Felix's latest comic art and Abstract Paintings. Ray Felix comic work ranges from various levels of human psyche and its attachment to the physical plain. It's Dark, gritty and guttural. Works include pages from: A World Without Super Heroes", "Enter:The Roach" and his newest book "World War Heroes". On the other side of the tracks is "Quintessential" Ray Felix's series of Abstract works. These works as a whole deal with the spiritual and emotional levels of Felix's subconscious. The colors which are layered recycled paint reflect his detachment from the human plain and his attempt to reach the singularity of inner spiritual peace. All works are produced on recycled canvas and recycled paint. The exhibit runs from Sept.24th to October 25th on the BCC campus. Mon-Thurs, 9am to 3pm. and Saturday October 19th from 11 to 6pm.
Pictures from the Exhibit
CELEBRATE NATIONAL FREE COMIC BOOK DAY WITH BRONX HEROES.
A SPECIAL THANKS TO DIAMOND DISTRIBUTORS FOR DONATING FREE COMIC BOOK DAY BOOKS.
Comics Portfolio review @
Ray felix Curates: Living In Sequence Exhibit @ Poe Park
Living In Sequence
On View through the months of February -March 8th, 2013. Living in Sequence is a comic book exhibition, celebrating the birth of comics which took place in Poe Park. Focusing on the Bob Kane, Bill Finger and Jerry Robinson, who were influenced by Edgar Alan Poe's writings. Together the team artists and writers created Batman, Robin and the Joker on a park bench in Poe Park. The Living in Sequence show will feature golden age and contemporary comic book artists from the Bronx demonstrating how the American art form of comics still thrives in our borough still today. Artists works on display: Shawn Atkinson, Chris Duckett, Trevor Von Eeden, Will Eisner, Ray Felix, Feliq, Dmitry Gubin, Hal Foster, N. Steve Harris, Irwin Hasen, Jack Kirby, Carl Kent, Alitha E. Martinez, Regine Sawyer, Alex Rivera, Jerry Robinson, Vanessa Verduga and Roberto Williams.
Free and open to the public.
Saturday, March 2nd, 2013.
Holy Bat Films!
Celebrate the birth of the Bat with a Saturday afternoon!
Join us in our retrospective of Batman in the Cinema. On view will be Batman serials from the 1940's and the classic Adam West and Burt Ward "Batman" movie, based on the hit TV 1960's show. We'll also be viewing the best episodes of "Batman the Animated series" (1995- 2000).
October 27th, 2012.
Bronx Heroes Comic Con is awarded Grants to help spread its mission.
Bronx Heroes is awarded grants from the Dept. of Cultural affairs, NYSCA, and the Small Business Development Center. Bronx Heroes Comic Con is committed towards utilizing education, literacy and job opportunities through panels, workshops related to the Comics art form.
February 18th, 2012.
Black Comic Book Day from 12 to 3pm.
Join Ray Felix and Trevor Von Eeden for a sneak preview of their latest creation:"Black Power".
Hue-Man Bookstore & Cafe
2319 Frederick Douglass Blvd. (Between 124th and 125th Streets). New York, NY 10027. Tel: 212-665-7400.
Highlights from Black Comic book Day!
Check out the great Photos and interviews by one of our most loyal supporters. We love him and you know him: Crazy Al Cayne at CAC-TV!!!
I HAVE TO GIVE A GREAT BIG THANK YOU TO ALL OF THE FANS AND CREATORS WHO CAME OUT TO SUPPORT BLACK COMIC BOOK DAY AND JERRY CRAFT FOR THE EVENT EXIST IN NEW YORK CITY!
BRONX HEROES COMIC CON
Saturday, Nov. 19th @ Hostos Community College- "Noviembre"
Saturday, November 19, 2011 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM (ET)Bronx.
NYAs part of Comitee Noviembre at the Longwood Art Gallery, Ray Felix, creator of Bronx Heroes Comic Convention, "Bronx Heroes Comic", and "A World Without SuperHeroes", will instruct this free workshop that includes hands-on drawing exercises. During the workshop he will analyze the role history and his Puerto Rican-Columbian heritage has played influencing his comic and character Runaway Slave. In this workshop Felix will show students how historical research can lead to compelling character design and inspiration.
This workshop is brought to you by the Longwood Art Gallery, a program of the Bronx Council on the Arts.
Click here to register for the drawing workshop!
Our Voices: Writing and Teaching Afro-Latin@ Perspectives.
Ray Felix, will talk about his comic Runaway Slave while being a guest on the panel:
Our Voices: Writing and Teaching Afro-Latin@ Perspectives.
During the Afro Latin@s Now! Festival
Saturday, November 5, 2:00pm-3:30pm
@ El Museo De Barrio
1230 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10029
Afro-Latin@ published writers of fiction, poetry, and prose discuss why and how they approach race and ethnicity in their work. What can Black Latin@ writers do to raise awareness of our issues through youth literature and in the schools? What is involved in the creation of accurate portrayals of Afro-Latin@s and their personal and social challenges? What aspects of Afro-Latin@ literary work generates the most lively responses among diverse reading audiences?
AFRO-LATIN@S NOW!Saturday, November 5, 201112:00 pm - 5:30 pmEl Taller
ADMISSION TO THIS PROGRAM IS FREE TO THE PUBLIC. To register for the entire 3-day conference and get additional information, visit: www.afrolatinoforum.org