PFC4—Experimental Comics Residency–Laboratory

PFC4: The International Comics Laboratory
August 16–September 8, 2013
Concourse Gallery (professional artists); First floor corridor hallway and hallway near Auditorium 150 (student artists participating in PFC4 class)
Public participation day: Saturday, August 17, noon to 5:00 p.m., first and second floor galleries
Artist panel presentation: Saturday, August 17, 4:00 p.m., Auditorium 150

These exhibitions are being held in conjunction with PRC4, the fourth iteration of the international Pierre Feuille Ciseaux (Rock Paper Scissors) comic art residency program, and the first time it will be held in the United States. In addition to having a dozen national and international comic artists on campus August 11–17, there will be a two-week class for students of the same name planned August 5–16. These studio intensives are sponsored in conjunction with Autoptic, a one-day festival of independent culture on Sunday, August 18 at Aria at The Jeune Lune in downtown Minneapolis. Autoptic will feature comics, zines, prints, posters, music, and art.