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Check out Forbidden Planet’s coverage of Brainstorm – The Art of Bryan Talbot, currently at The Muse, 269 Portobello Rd.
DSE’s special preview of The Graphic Novel Man – The Comics of Bryan Talbot can also be seen accompanying the exhibit.
The theatrical edit for the title programme THE GRAPHIC NOVEL MAN: THE COMICS OF BRYAN TALBOT is now complete! It will be screened on the 2nd of May at the British Library as part of the COMICS UNMASKED: ART AND ANARCHY IN THE UK EXHIBITION curated by comics’ historian PAUL GRAVETT.
Ambre Boissevain with Bryan Talbot
If you can’t wait for the theatrical premiere and want to grab a sneak peak at some of the footage forTHE GRAPHIC NOVEL MAN: THE COMICS OF BRYAN TALBOT then please head down to THE MUSE gallery in Portobello Road, London forBRAINSTORM! THE ART OF BRYAN TALBOT. The exhibition is a smashing show covering the whole of Bryan career and in addition to his graphic novels includes original2000AD and BATMAN pages. The exhibition runs until April 13th. Incidentally, THE MUSE is situated on one of the former sites of Lee Harris’ ALCHEMY: ‘the oldest head shop in London’. Lee is still trading a little further up Portobello road. He was Bryan’s first publisher and has kindly provided the programme with never before seen memorabilia from the early days of British Underground Comix.
If you get the chance pop into ALCHEMY and meet Lee Harris; he is the curator of the BRAINSTORM! THE ART OF BRYAN TALBOT exhibition and a smashing gentleman with many fascinating stories.
ABOUT THE DOCUMENTARIES
THE GRAPHIC NOVEL MAN: THE COMICS OF BRYAN TALBOT provides the definitive Bryan Talbot experience for established fans and first time readers. This Digital Story Engine documentary series has unprecedented access to behind the scenes material and personal stories; with contributions from some of the world’s greatest comic creators.
Produced by: Digital Story Engine
Duration: 150 minutes [approximately]
Price: £15.99 + P&P
Release Date: 12/05/14
Pre-Orders available APRIL from: http://www.digitalstoryengine.com
THE GRAPHIC NOVEL MAN: THE COMICS OF BRYAN TALBOT
TRAILER WILL BE AVAILABLE FROM
TUESDAY 25TH MARCH