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ILYA visits San Francisco’s Comix Experience to discuss Room For Love

On Wednesday 29 July, ILYA will visit San Francisco’s finest comic store, Comix Experience, to discuss Room For Love. Open to all, the event takes place at their Divisadero St. store from 6-8pm. Room For Love is the first book to be … Continue reading

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Free Event this Thursday: SelfMadeHero, Oscar Zarate, ILYA & Karrie Fransman in Wood Green

This Thursday, 30th October, SelfMadeHero brings together three of the UK’s top comics artists for a conversation about their craft. Oscar Zarate, Karrie Fransman and ILYA will discuss the burgeoning British graphic novel scene, the inspiration behind their work, and … Continue reading

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Literary Kitchen Festival: Steven Appleby, ILYA & Oscar Zarate

This Sunday, 22nd June, we’re venturing south of the river for The Literary Kitchen Festival at the Peckham Pelican, 92 Peckham Road, London, SE15 5PY. This week-long literary extravaganza culminates in a Journal and Imprints Fair on Sunday, 11am-4pm, showcasing some of … Continue reading

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SelfMadeHero at ELCAF 2014

It’s that time of year again: we’re slipping on our tight jeans, waxing our moustaches and riding our fixed-wheel bikes to trendy East London for ELCAF. This year we have no less than seven – yes, seven! – amazing creators … Continue reading

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Stoke Newington Literary Festival: Oscar Zarate, ILYA, Steven Appleby & Martin Rowson

This weekend, the Stoke Newington Literary Festival sees a whole load of brilliant events take place in north-east London, with guests including Ray Davies, Lynn Barber and Mark Kermode. What’s more, there’s plenty to amuse graphic novel and cartoon fans as … Continue reading

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LF Bollée to Speak at the ANZ Festival of Literature & Arts

This weekend, King’s College plays host to the Australia and New Zealand Festival of Literature & Arts. The organisers have compiled a diverse and intriguing list of writers, actors, musicians and opinionators, who’ll be speaking at the Strand Campus in … Continue reading

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SelfMadeHero to Celebrate Spring with a Party at Gosh! Comics

We’re hosting a party at Gosh! Comics on Friday 7th March – and everyone’s invited! Quite aside from the free booze, there’ll be signings from three of our finest creators: Reinhard Kleist (The Boxer), ILYA (Room For Love) and Mark … Continue reading

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SelfMadeHero at Thought Bubble

This weekend, no less than seven – yes, seven! – amazing SelfMadeHero creators will be making their way to Leeds for Thought Bubble. Spread over four tables (103-106, New Dock Hall), the following artists will be signing, sketching and talking their way … Continue reading

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Guest Blog: ILYA on Room For Love (Part Eight)

In his eighth – and final – blog post about Room For Love, ILYA talks characterisation – and reveals how Frank was almost William. TO BE FRANK, FRANK TO BE Rothmans and boy – models for Frank (L to R: DJ … Continue reading

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Guest Blog: ILYA on Room For Love (Part Seven)

In the seventh in his series of blog posts about Room For Love, ILYA talks about the frantic eight-month production process. That wasn’t The End? It may have read like one, but no, not quite. ROOM FOR LOVE, IN PRODUCTION So, … Continue reading

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