Art Out Loud Online: Gregory Benton
June 18, 2020 | 3:00 pm
Art Out Loud Online is part of the SI At Your Service program. Illustrators will take over our instagram and provide live demos and studio tours! Viewers must have an instagram account and phone/tablet to watch.
Gregory Benton has been making comix since 1993. His most recent work includes his book B+F, which was awarded the Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art’s inaugural Award of Excellence at MoCCA Arts Fest 2013. The long form edition of B+F was selected for the Society of Illustrators first Comics and Cartoon Art Annual in 2014. SMOKE was released September 2015 and is Gregory’s first graphic novel for Hang Dai Editions, a publishing collective he co-created with artists Dean Haspiel, Seth Kushner and Josh Neufeld. The book received a starred review from Publishers Weekly in November 2015 and was selected for the Society of Illustrators Comics and Cartoon Art Annual in 2016. Gregory is currently at work on the next B+F book.