Wednesday, August 26, 2015
'Comic Book Apocalypse: The Graphic World of Jack Kirby' at CS Northridge
An exhibit honoring Jack Kirby, the most influential and well known comic book artist in America. For almost a decade, Kirby provided Marvel's house style, co-creating with Stan Lee many of the Marvel characters and designing their visual motifs. At Lee's request, he often provided new-to-Marvel artists "breakdown" layouts, over which they would pencil in order to become acquainted with the Marvel look.
More at: http://www.examiner.com/article/comic-book-apocalypse-the-graphic-world-of-jack-kirby-at-cs-northridge