Angus & Felix Comic Book Launch & Exhibition
On Saturday the 17th of August at Drop the Dumbells in Liverpool, Katie Craven is launching her serial comic book, Angus and Felix, an entirely original work which in her own words is; “A story, which highlights the current obstacles & anxieties of being a young adult & finding your place in the world.”
Katie Craven is an innovative and original artist and illustrator, whose iconic style is recognisable by its pop-art-esque use of black and white, a detail and intricacy that would make Wheres Wally blush and a surrealness that questions the boundaries of human naure, whilst maintaining an elegance and beauty second to none.
You may have seen her illustrations in North-West scene-zines such as ArtShaped or The Skinny as she is a regular contributor to both and DoubleNegative celebrate her work so much that they gave her the tremendous honor of being named her their Artist of the Month, describing her work as
For her next trick, Katie is launching her serial comic book, Angus and Felix, an entirely original work by Miss Katie Craven, which in her own words is;
“A story, which highlights the current obstacles & anxieties of being a young adult & finding your place in the world.”
At the launch each frame from the first edition will be presented as an A2 print, displayed around the walls of Drop The Dumbells. This method of display creates an interactive element to the project as you amble about amongst the story.
The final frame of episode one will take the form of a gigantic mural painted across one of the huge walls of the space.
Saturday 17th August @Drop the Dumbells, Liverpool