Holy Book Design Batman! with Mike Essl

How much action, how much drama do you crave? Be on hand when Mike Essl speaks! Hear harrowing tales of Hollywood tyrants! Witness waylaid designs! See terrible typographic transformations! Behold his epic battle with the Editor of Doom!

Mike will tell stories about his work for DC Comics, including work with designer Chip Kidd, Watchmen artist Dave Gibbons, and artist Jerry Robinson, creator of Robin and Joker. Come see Mike, in person, alive, before he designs again!

Friday, February 26 at 6:30pm
Heroes and Fantasies
4923 Northwest Loop #410
San Antonio, TX 78229

$10 - Members
$15 - NonMembers

About Mike Essl
For over a decade Mike Essl has put the books in comic books for publishers like Abrams ComicArts, Chronicle Books, DC Comics, and Rizzoli. He is an Associate Professor of Art at The Cooper Union where he leads the Graphic Design program. His work has been featured by the AIGA, ComicCon, the Cooper-Hewitt, and MoMA. Mike has appeared on the A&E Biography of Mr. T, Design Matters with Debbie Millman, The Howard Stern Show, and VH1’s Totally Obsessed.

When & Where
Fri, Feb 26, 2016 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM EST
Heroes and Fantasies
4923 Northwest Loop #410
San Antonio, TX 78229