This weekend, it’s the Toronto Comics Art Festival
The seventh Toronto Comics Art Festival will be held Saturday and Sunday at the Toronto Reference Library (789 Yonge St.). Admission is free.
Featured guests are Daniel Clowes, Roger Langridge, Jeff Lemire, Paul Pope, Dash Shaw, James Sturm, Charles Vess and Jim Woodring. The full list of exhibitors can be found here.
The Comics Journal has a solid rundown of what creators will be bringing to the event, while the National Post’s Afterword blog spotlights several who’ll be attending: Ryan North; Dave Lapp; Ed Brisson; Philippe Girard; Box Brown; Matt Kindt; Tim Fish; Tom Daly; Benjamin Rivers; Nick Maandag; Brian Hoang; Abby Denson; Audra Furuichi; Britt Wilson; Jose Villarrubia; John Martz; Cecil Castellucci; Chris Hallbeck; Matthew Swanson and Robbi Behr; Vicki Nerino; Matthew Loux; Phil McAndrew; Gary Groth; Miriam Libicki; Aaron Costain; and Rob Jackson.