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Grand Opening Festival of Cartoon Art

Grand Opening Festival of Cartoon Art

Poster by Paul Hornschemeier

Introduced by the filmmakers

Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum Grand Opening Festival of Cartoon Art

The Wexner Center is helping our neighbor, Ohio State’s Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum, celebrate its move to a wonderful new, expanded facility in Sullivant Hall. The weekend festival includes an academic conference, programs with cartoonists including Jeff Smith, Paul Pope, Jaime & Gilbert Hernandez, Stephan Pastis, and Kazu Kibuishi, tours of their new spaces, and more! Many of the events will take place at the Wexner Center. Please visit for more detailed information on the festival.

Sat, Nov 16, 2013 3:30 PM

Fred Schroeder is an award-winning cinematographer and codirector with Dave Kellett on the comics documentary Stripped. In 2007, Schroeder was nominated for the Sundance Film Festival Best Cinematography award for his work on Four Sheets to the Wind. His other film work includes Fling and Barking Water, and the cooking series Chow Ciao! With Fabio Viviani.

Dave Kellett is the creator of the sci-fi strip Drive and the daily humor strip Sheldon, which has been nominated for multiple Eisner and Harvey Awards. Coauthor of the Harvey-nominated book How to Make Webcomics, Dave holds masters degrees in the history of cartooning from UCSD and the University of Kent at Canterbury, England.

Jane B. par Agnès V.

See iconic actress Jane Birkin through the eyes of filmmaker Agnès Varda in a special double feature on Saturday, October 10. 

The Decline of Western Civilization

Don't miss your chance to see filmmaker Penelope Spheeris introduce her iconic The Decline of Western Civilization on Friday, October 23—get your tickets now.