Chicago Comics: Future Forward

Buddy is proud to present the next installment of its Art 4 Sale exhibition series: Chicago Comics: Future Forward, featuring original works from a selection of 35 Chicago-centric contemporary comics curated by Joe Tallarico including works on paper, publications, and video. Tallarico is an artist, Editor of Comic Art for Lumpen Magazine, and has organized a number of exhibitions including at the Art Institute of Chicago. Buddy joins the city in a celebration of Chicago comic art in tandem with the DCASE exhibition currently on view at the Cultural Center: CHICAGO: Where Comics Came to Life (1880-1960) curated by Chris Ware, and Chicago Comics: 1960S to Now at the MCA. Buddy’s selection of works for sale helps support comic artists working today with financial support that will promote and continue their practice.  

Featured artists include:
David Alvarado, Nate Beaty, Ben Bertin, Mac Blackout, Allie Drew Caesar, Caroline Cash, Danielle Chenette, Jacob Ciocci, Onsmith, Ethan D'Ercole, Edie Fake, Keith Herzik, Lyra Hill, Andrew Holmquist, Gabriel Howell, Sarah Leitten, Amy Lockheart, Ben Marcus, Marieke McClendon, Max Morris, Julie Murphy, Paul Nudd, Chloë Perkis, George Porteus, Aaron Renier, Grant Reynolds, Eddy Rivera, Brad Rohloff, Johnny Sampson, CHema Skndl!, Deb Sokolow, Jeremy Tinder, Two Tone Comix, Orkideh Torabi, Carrie Vinarsky, Caleb Yono