Info for Attendees of the Aidan Koch Workshop, 2016

Aidan Koch 2016

A few very important details: MOST IMPORTANT! SAW has moved to 710 SE 2nd Street, 2 blocks from the previous location. SECOND: Ms. Koch will be arriving around NOON on Monday. SAW attendees are welcome at 11 am to mill about and meet the others. Tom Hart will be driving to the airport so won’t be there, but we’ll we have the doors open and  coffee on and the library…

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Spring 2016: Aidan Koch

Aidan Koch 2016

Visiting Artist Workshops Spring 2016:Aidan Koch We are super excited to announce our visiting artist workshop for Spring 2016. Choose a workshop Aidan Koch $275.00 USDSam Alden $275.00 USDBoth – Koch and Alden $500.00 USD Feb 29-Mar 4 – Aidan Koch Aidan Koch will be returning Feb 29-March 4. Her workshop in 2015 amazed all the attendees. Sam Alden – CANCELED Due to professional obligations. SORRY!!! Sorry everyone. Stay tuned…

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Aidan Koch Workshop 2015

Aidan Koch came in March 2015 and taught an amazing workshop. 10 or more of us crammed into SAW every day for a fascinating lecture on drawing, storytelling, contemporary art, and were set loose to work on assignments each day. Everyone had a mind-expanding time. Thanks so much to Aidan for coming to SAW to teach!

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Scenes from the Aidan Koch workshop, day 1

After a morning of showing her work, and detailing many of the processes in creating The Whale, The Blonde Woman, Q and other comics, Aidan Koch led the SAW attendees through a small and powerful exercise. Lots of drawing outside onto prescribed pages. We had to look for specific content: exteriors, movement sequences, faces, etc.   These sneakers showed up in at least three comics:     Aidan doing…

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Info for attendees of the Aidan Koch workshop

Aidan Koch at SAW

Aidan Koch sends the following info regarding supply list and potential plan for her workshop. Workshop will run 10am – 4pm each day. Materials: 1-2 pads of bristol/vellum, ruler, medium (whatever they prefer, pen, ink, paint, gouache, etc, definitely pencil though), notebook/sketchbook for ideas and plans There is an art store a block away from SAW that should have most of these materials! Day 1  MARCH 2 Lecture Artist lecture about…

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Spring 2015: Aidan Koch and Ed Piskor

Ed PIskor at SAW

  We’re unbelievably excited to announce next year’s SAW Visiting Artist Workshops for Spring 2015. Aidan Koch March 2-6, 2015 sees Adian Koch come to Gainesville. Koch’s lyrical, moving and often abstract comics have been wowing people for years since we first saw The Whale in 2010 and then her Xeric Award-Winning The Blonde Woman. Since then, she has out-shined anyone working with similar methods or material be it…

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Abstraction in Contemporary Sequential Art Gallery Show

Abstraction in Sequential Art Show

Tumblr post here Non Sequitur:Abstraction in Contemporary Sequential Art Featuring: Pat Aulisio, Derek Ballard, Josh Bayer, Erin Curry, CF, Hellen Jo, Aidan Koch, Emma Louthan, Molly Colleen O’Connell, Gary Panter, Raymond Pettibon, Ron Rege Jr, Frank Santoro, Dash Shaw, and Angie Wang Curated by Tom Hart of the Sequential Artist’s Workshop, Jeff Owens, and Chase Westfall February 28 – March 26, 2014 Opening Reception: Friday, Feb. 28, 7-10pm Special Event: Sequential S’mores – Progressive Art…

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Amazing Comics Show in Gainsesville, FL, Opens Feb 28. Shaw, Santoro, Koch, Jo, Wang, Bayer, Pettibon and lots more

Pictures instead of Sounds

  Non Sequitur: Abstraction in Contemporary Sequential Art Organized with guest curators Tom Hart and Jeff Owens featuring: Pat Ausilio, Derek Ballard, Josh Bayer, Erin Curry, CF (Christopher Forgues), Hellen Jo, Aidan Koch, Emma Louthan, Molly Colleen O’Connell, Gary Panter, Raymond Pettibon, Frank Santoro, Dash Shaw, and Angie Wang Feb. 26 – Mar. 26, 2014 (opening reception Friday, Feb. 28) Co Curated by Tom Hart at The Sequential Artists…

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