Zap! Pow! Bam!: The Art of the Comic Book Cover

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January 18th – April 7th
Monday-Wednesday, and Friday 9am-5pm; Thursday 9am-7pm
Guest curator & collector Corey Gross has spent his life amassing a substantial & impressive collection of comic books dating from the 1960s to present day. The exhibit features the best of Mr. Gross's remarkable collection and focuses on the idea of the printed comic book cover as an art object. The exhibition displays around 250 comic books that showcase themes prevalent throughout the history of the art form.

The exhibition also features several pieces of original artwork, on loan courtesy of Western Michigan University Art Collection, that were used to print comic book covers.

Opening Reception: Thursday, January 18, 5-7pm
Categories: ExhibitsFamilyFree
Add to Calendar 01/18/2018 04/07/2018 America/Detroit Zap! Pow! Bam!: The Art of the Comic Book Cover Guest curator & collector Corey Gross has spent his life amassing a substantial & impressive collection of comic books dating from the 1960s to present day. The exhibit features the best of Mr. Gross's remarkable collection and focuses on the idea of the printed comic book cover as an art object. The exhibition displays around 250 comic books that showcase themes prevalent throughout the history of the art form.

The exhibition also features several pieces of original artwork, on loan courtesy of Western Michigan University Art Collection, that were used to print comic book covers.

Opening Reception: Thursday, January 18, 5-7pm
4901 Evergreen Road, Dearborn, Michigan 48128 aBiAKdWFvzLJBiabzmaP28799 MM/DD/YYYY
Tickets:
Ticket Prices, Admission, Fees: FREE
Phone for tickets/more information: (313) 593-5087
Email for tickets/more information: [email protected]
Website for tickets/more information: http://library.umd.umich.edu/berkowitz/
Parking Cost and Availability:
Free
Accessibility Information:
Anyone requiring accommodations under the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act should contact (313) 593-5087.
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