Gregory Benton's B+F Is Hitting The Road And Coming Soon To A Town Near You

1545147_10152128120232528_1545114403_n[Benton at a recent Forbidden Planet NYC signing, photo by Jordan Isip]

B+F started off as a large-folio self-published and lavish art comic that turned the heads of judges at MoCCA Fest 2013 in New York, and was picked up by Adhouse Books for a full graphic novel treatment in the hands of visual arts master Gregory Benton. It's the talk of the town when it comes to art comics, and Benton's going to be inscribing madly at Angouleme coming up with his trademark full art renderings inside the large covers of the new book. But you don't have to go to France to get one of these beauties hand-drawn inside by Benton–he's probably coming to a shop near you. In a really wide-ranging tour, B+F and Benton are hitting the road. Have a look and see if you can catch him on his cross-continent odyssey.


Adhouse Books says: "B+F," Gregory Benton's MoCCA Award of Excellence-winning fable, explores an otherworldly forest with a woman and a dog as they encounter its denizens, both benevolent and malicious. A wordless meditation on goodwill, hostility, and isolation".

The tour stops are:

Washington DC | February 15, 4pm – 6pm
Big Planet Comics Bethesda

Richmond, VA | February 16, 2pm – 4pm
Velocity Comics

Philadelphia, PA | February 17, 6pm – 9pm
Locust Moon Comics

Seattle, WA | February 22, 6pm – 8pm
Fantagraphics Bookstore

Vancouver, BC | February 23, 5pm – 7pm

Portland, OR | February 24, 5pm – 7pm
Floating World

Halifax, NS  | March 5, 5pm – 7pm
Strange Adventures

Montreal, QC | March 7, 7pm – 9pm
Librairie Drawn & Quarterly

Cambridge, MA | March 8, 4pm – 6pm
Million Year Picnic

Portland, ME | March 9, 3pm – 5pm
Casablanca Comics

Chicago, IL | March 22, 7pm – 9pm
Quimby's Bookstore

About Hannah Means Shannon

Editor-in-Chief at Bleeding Cool. Independent comics scholar and former English Professor. Writing books on magic in the works of Alan Moore and the early works of Neil Gaiman.

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