Events & Discussions
by Nathan Fox, Chair
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This groundbreaking low-residency program is an innovative approach to visual narrative. Equal emphasis is paid to the art of creative writing and the craft of visual arts, fostering a truly revolutionary methodology of storytelling through the education of the “Artist as Author.”
|1||VideoThe Art of Horror: The Gory Details of Graphic Novels||A panel discussion featuring comics all-stars Scott Snyder (American Vampire, The Wake, Batman), Sean Murphy (American Vampire, The Wake, Punk Rock Jesus), Rafael Albuquerque (American Vampire, Uncanny X-Force), MFA Visual Narrative Chair Nathan Fox (Dogs of War, DMZ), Mark Doyle (editor at DC Comics/Vertigo) and moderator Phil Jimenez (Wonder Woman, X-Men). The panelists talk about their careers, creative process and collaborations, as well as what inspires and informs their approach to telling tales of horror in the realm of graphic novels and sequential art. Presented by the Office of Career Development and the MFA Visual Narrative Department.||10/28/13||Free||View In iTunes|
|2||VideoPepo Pérez: Lose Yourself to Story||Cartoonist, illustrator and MFA Visual Narrative International Scholar Pepo Perez speaks about his work and process and discusses the making of his graphic novel series El Vecino (The Neighbor). He also shows samples from books he is currently drawing, including El Vecino 4 and La Crisis Según (The Crisis According to. . .).||10/23/13||Free||View In iTunes|
|3||VideoPicture This: Illustrators from Paris & New York Talk Shop||--||6/11/13||Free||View In iTunes|
|4||VideoVisualized : Climate||MFA Visual Narrative, In partnership with the 2014 Visualized conference, presents a panel discussion, led by Paul Miller, focused on the challenges and opportunities for storytelling using climate change data and visualizations. Introduction by: Nathan Fox | Chair, MFA Visual Narrative at the School of Visual Arts Presentations & Discussions by: Javier De La Torre | CEO and Co-Founder of CartoDB and Vizzuality Andrew Hill | Data Scientist, CartoDB and Vizzuality Marco Tedesco | Professor of Earth and Atmospheric Science, CUNY Eric Hackathorn | Data Visualization Program Manager, NOAA Gavin Schmidt | Climate Scientist, NASA / GISS Discussion Moderation by: Paul "DJ Spooky" Miller | Artist, Composer, Environmentalist||3/28/14||Free||View In iTunes|