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Society of Illustrators  Founded in 1901, the Society of Illustrators is the oldest nonprofit organization dedicated to the art of illustration in The USA.

Please join us on May 29th starting at 6:30pm for a conversation with Manuele Fior. Fior will discuss his new book Red Ultramarine, alongside Chantal McStay of @bombmag. ⠀
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This event is in collaboration with TALKING PICTURES, a series of events presented by @parsonsschoolofdesign, and supported by The New York Rights Fair, Italian Cultural Institute and @fantagraphics.⠀
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Tickets: $15 Non-members | $10 Members | $7 Seniors/students (Undergrad with valid ID)

On May 30th starting at 6:30pm, join us for a conversation with publishers and artists behind the series Illuminated Editions, a collection of titles that matches the greatest graphic artists in the world with classic works of fiction, prose and poetry from centuries past. ⠀
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Featuring @beehivebooks publishers Josh O'Neill and Maëlle Doliveux @ouimaelle with Rebekka Dunlap @rrebekkaa (The Blazing World) and Paul Pope @comicsdestroyer (The Willows and Other Nightmares). ⠀
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Learn more about the books and our current exhibit ILLUMINATED EDITIONS: Classic Books, Reimagined Through Illustration on view until June 8th. ⠀
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Tickets available online. $15 Non-members | $10 Members | $7 Seniors/students (Undergrad with valid ID)⠀
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#illustration #IlluminatedEditions #art #books #BeeHiveBooks

Join us on May 18th from 11AM-1PM for Saturday Stories, a monthly story hour & illustrator-led, hands-on workshop for children and their adult companions! ⠀
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Cátia Chien (@catia_chien) will read The Town of Turtle and show how she paints her dreamy, mysteriously abstract illustrations. During this hands-on workshop participants will create a collaborative mixed media town of turtle! Brainstorm ideas to decide what the new town of turtle will look like, and make it happen! Great for ages 5 and up! ⠀
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#SaturdayStories #Illustrator #Children #Saturday #Workshop #NYC

Society of Illustrators is proud to present a special sketch night hosted by Bil Donovan featuring Canine Companions for Independence! Join us tonight, May 16th starting at 6:30pm for puppies, dogs, and love! Come draw and pet our adorable fluffy models, and learn about a great organization.⠀
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About Canine Companions for Independence - Founded in 1975, Canine Companions for Independence ® is a non-profit organization that enhances the lives of people with disabilities by providing highly trained assistance dogs and ongoing support to ensure quality partnerships.⠀
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$20 General Admission. Tickets muse be purchased at the door. Special Sketch Nights include complimentary small plates buffet.⠀
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#Illustration #Illustrators #CanineCompanionsforIndependence #Puppies #Dogs #Draw #SketchNight #Art #Artist

Join us tomorrow, Friday, May 17th for an informal discussion with Steven Heller, Victor Navasky, Walter Bernard, and Craig Yoe, celebrating the launch of Robert Grossman's first graphic novel, Life on the Moon, published by Yoe Comix about the "Great Moon Hoax," the most successful newspaper hoax ever.⠀⠀
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Starts at 6:30pm. Selected works will be on display. Books will be available to purchase. Cash bar. This event has been organized and sponsored by Starna Productions and if free to attend.⠀⠀
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#Comics #Illustration #LifeontheMoon #GreatMoonHoax #GraphicNovel

Help support #adoptapaloozanyc! Visit the Pet Portrait Fundraiser event on Sunday, May 19th from Noon-5pm. Find our talented illustrators at Union Square under a tent near Petco. Bring your furry friend and pay what you wish for a portrait. ⠀
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The event is part of #adoptapaloozanyc and proceeds will benefit The Mayor’s Alliance for NYC’s Animals. If you’ve been searching for a furry companion, this might be the event for you! Many shelters and rescue groups will also be there. @saravron (above image) will be offering pet portraits from 2:30-5, but other @soi128 illustrators members will be there from noon-5 including @joan_chiverton!⠀
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#illustration #adopt

Join us on May 18th from 11AM-1PM for Saturday Stories, a monthly story hour & illustrator-led, hands-on workshop for children and their adult companions! ⠀
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Cátia Chien (@catia_chien) will read The Town of Turtle and show how she paints her dreamy, mysteriously abstract illustrations. During this hands-on workshop participants will create a collaborative mixed media town of turtle! Brainstorm ideas to decide what the new town of turtle will look like, and make it happen! Great for ages 5 and up! ⠀
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#SaturdayStories #Illustrator #Children #Saturday #Workshop #NYC

Visit our website to register for the next @risolab workshop on May 18th & 19th from 9am-3pm at the SVA RisoLAB with instructor Nathan Fox (@nathanfoxy). Space limited to 15 students. $200 members, $225 for non-members. ⠀
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In this boot-camp style workshop, students will be given a rigorous two-day introduction on how to use this medium effectively as a tool for self-publishing. We will explore mark-making, color and form through the Risograph reproduction, along with how to approach color separation, pagination, and self-publication through the Risograph printing process. ⠀
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#risolab #riso #workshop #sva #mfavn #illustration #comics

On May 30th starting at 6:30pm, join us for a conversation with publishers and artists behind the series Illuminated Editions, a collection of titles that matches the greatest graphic artists in the world with classic works of fiction, prose and poetry from centuries past. ⠀
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Featuring @beehivebooks publishers Josh O'Neill and Maëlle Doliveux @ouimaelle with Rebekka Dunlap @rrebekkaa (The Blazing World) and Paul Pope @comicsdestroyer (The Willows and Other Nightmares). ⠀
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Learn more about the books and our current exhibit ILLUMINATED EDITIONS: Classic Books, Reimagined Through Illustration on view until June 8th. ⠀
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Tickets available online. $15 Non-members | $10 Members | $7 Seniors/students (Undergrad with valid ID)⠀
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#illustration #IlluminatedEditions #art #books #BeeHiveBooks

Please join us on May 29th starting at 6:30pm for a conversation with Manuele Fior. Fior will discuss his new book Red Ultramarine, alongside Chantal McStay of @bombmag. ⠀
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This event is in collaboration with TALKING PICTURES, a series of events presented by @parsonsschoolofdesign, and supported by The New York Rights Fair, Italian Cultural Institute and @fantagraphics.⠀
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Tickets: $15 Non-members | $10 Members | $7 Seniors/students (Undergrad with valid ID)
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#Illustration #illustrators #comics #comicart #GraphicNovel #art #artist

Please be aware that the Museum of Illustration at the Society of Illustrators and the @128barbistro is closed for a private event Wednesday, May 15th! Both will re-open Thursday, May 16th for regular business hours from 10am-8pm. Sketch Night will run as usual. We apologize for this inconvenience!

Every Tuesday evening, artists of all skill levels are invited to sketch at the Society of Illustrators starting at 6:30PM. Chairs and sketch boards will be provided, but artists should come prepared with their own art materials.⠀⠀⠀
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Guests are also invited to enjoy live music and your favorite cocktail at our bar. This Tuesday, April 14th enjoy the soulful music of saxophonist David Farer.⠀⠀
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Models will be nude with an occasional accessory. Complimentary small plates buffet included. Cash bar.⠀⠀⠀
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$20 General Admission, includes small plates buffet. No reservations required. Pay at the door. ⠀⠀⠀
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#SketchNight #Illustration #Illustrators #Pianist

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