Gregory Benton Archives

Hanging At Hang Dai Studios With Joe Infurnari, Dean Haspiel, And Seth Kushner
How many people would think there are connections between Archie's Dark Circle line, Oni Press' The Bunker, a MoCCA Fest award winning book, and an upcoming biographical graphic novel about John Leguizamo? Throw Action Lab books and plenty of indie publications into the mix and you're beginning to sketch out the things that come out[...]
Swag! HeroesCon Edition
I've just returned from Heroes Con in Charlotte, North Carolina this weekend, one of the most comics creator-driven cons in the country, and my swag was such that I had to climb on a chair to take this aerial shot. So, we have the Skottie Young designed t-shirt for the con, a sticker for Heroes Aren't[...]
Why The Grand Comics Fest In Brooklyn Ensures The Survival Of Comics
Next to Dorian on the left hand side of the entrance were Gregory Benton, whose B+F from Adhouse Books recently went on a Canada-US signing tour, taking Benton with it on long car journeys, and Dean Haspiel, whose Fear My Dear: A Billy Dogma Experience was recently released in hardback by Z2 Comics Both are[...]
Delete Blood Cancer At JHU Comics Benefit For Seth Kushner + Signing
They're teaming up with the non-profit Delete Blood Cancer to handle the registration process at the signing. Hang Dai Studio members attending include Emmy Award-winning artist Dean Haspiel of The Fox, and currently appearing in The Fantastic Four #5, Gregory Benton of the MoCCA Fest Award winning B+F from Adhouse Press, Christa Cassano of The Giant[...]
Things To Do In Chicago This Weekend If You Like Comics
The MoCCA Fest award-winning graphic novel B+F, expanded to large sized, glorious hardback is on tour with its creator Gregory Benton He's been traveling all over the world, and the country with B+F doing lavish illustrated inscriptions of poster-like dimensions for fans and here it is: his last stop on the B+F tour, at Quimby's[...]
Josh Neufeld Joins Hang Dai Editions, Brings Comics Journalism The Vagabonds To MoCCA Fest
HANG DAI Editions, an independent publishing imprint of Brooklyn, NY featuring the work of Gregory Benton (B+F), Dean Haspiel (The Fox), and Seth Kushner (Schmuck), has announced a new fourth member to their roster: Josh Neufeld. Neufeld is the critically acclaimed creator of A.D.: New Orleans After the Deluge (Pantheon) In addition, he is the illustrator[...]
Hang Dai Studios Announces MoCCA Fest Anthology Debut – Plus Preview
The cover for the anthology is drawn by Gregory Benton, reflecting the Gowanus, Brooklyn location of Hang Dai Studios, and the book itself is edited and designed by Seth Kushner. The anthology encompasses a wide range of genres, from semi-autobio comics to zombie tales, and esoteric and haunting pieces that leave room for the reader's interpretation[...]
Things To Do In New York And Philadelphia This Week If You Like Comics
Monday, February 17th Locust Moon Comics will be hosting a stop on Gregory Benton's massive book signing tour for his award winning graphic novel B+F from 6pm to 9pm Don't miss out on getting one of Benton's famous double-interior cover original sketch spreads in color (poor guy's hands must be falling off by now)[...]
Things To Do In New York and Philadelphia This Week If You Like Comics
The event will start at 6pm at Wooden Shoe Books and Records at 704 South Street in Philadelphia. Monday, February 17th Locust Moon Comics will be hosting a stop on Gregory Benton's massive book signing tour for his award winning graphic novel B+F from 6pm to 9pm Don't miss out on getting one of Benton's famous double-interior cover[...]
Gregory Benton's B+F Is Hitting The Road And Coming Soon To A Town Near You
[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[...]
Things to Do In New York This Week If You Like Comics
Forbidden Planet NYC is located at 832 Broadway, New York. Emmy-Award winning artist Dean Haspiel will be signing copies of The Fox #3 at Forbidden Planet NYC on January 8, 2014, also at 7PM. Gregory Benton's new book B+F is out from AdHouse Books and he, too, will be signing copies at Forbidden Planet NYC at 7PM[...]
Getting A Feel For Comic Arts Brooklyn – Through Books And Pictures
I am not sure why there are psychedelically colored manga-like characters cut out to stand on the hall stage every year, but they do lend a surreal atmosphere to the event. Seth Kushner and Dean Haspiel with their brand-spanking-new banner for Hang Dai Editions, a self-published imprint with fellow studio mate Gregory Benton They debuted their[...]
Starting Tonight – Eight Comics Things To Do In New York In The Next Ten Days
The event runs from 7-9PM and there you will find Franca Barone, Gregory Benton, William Buzzell, Hannah Lee, Kristen Liu-Wong, Hazel Lee Santino, and Paula Searing as curated by Jordin Islip The particular comics connection is Gregory Benton, whose MoCCA Fest award winning B+F, now expanded into a full graphic novel is premiering at Comic[...]
Books That Found Me at NYCC – Afterlife With Archie, Amala's Blade, Roller Grrrls, Madefire Sketchbooks, Magic Words, Dogs of War, Forces of Nature, The New Crusaders and The Fox, Disenchanted
It'll be available from December 1st. Force of Nature by Gregory Benton from Hang Dai Editions Gregory Benton won one of MoCCA Fest's coveted awards last spring for his monograph B+F which is appearing in formal published form very soon Recently, he produced another self-published work, Force of Nature, in full color, under the imprint of the[...]