Writer and Illustrator Artist Submission Form
coLAB Arts' Comic in a Day, now in its third year, serves as an opportunity for spontaneous creation of new comic books for writers and illustrators. coLAB Arts is currently seeking out 4 Illustrators and 4 Writers to participate in Comic in a Day, Fall 2017 (Dates and Location TBD).
coLAB Arts, in response to its mission to engage artists, social advocates, and communities to create transformative new work will commission early, mid-, and late career Writers and Illustrators to create new comic and graphic works, created over a period of 24 hours. Works are presented live with actors, and underscored by new music, created in response to the newly minted comics. Artists will create work in response to a theme to be determined. Artists will visually respond to a prompt that will be revealed at 5pm on Friday of the creation weekend. The works will be shared through live performance and projection at on Sunday night at 7pm. A panel of judges will provide feedback and confirm a winner.
Artists will be provided Paper, black ink pens, and black #2 Pencils, though are asked to use their own colors and additional art supplies.
2016 Participants: Jad Kaado and Joe Cascia (winner), R.J. Kijowski and Yulia Kravchin, Tara DeWorsop and Andrew Lloyd. The theme was Choices and Consequences.
2015 Participants: James English and Ryan Smith (winner), Carl Schulz and Christina Figueroa , Vivian Aladren and Riley Stein, Doug Rizio and Adam Uzialko. The theme was #LikeAGirl.