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Office Hours: Rick Altergott on Comic Art

October 5, 2013, 10 am – 12 pm
Contemporary Art Gallery
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Photography by Rick Altergott

Part of Locally Made’s One Room.

During Office Hours, artists, designers, experts, and brainiacs take the doors off of their offices and studios. Stop by for conversation or advice.

I’ll be working on a graphic novel called “Blessed Be” — Rick Altergott

Free with museum admission.

Rick Altergott is a Cartoonist/ Illustrator who has drawn and written comic strips and stories for over 25 years. He is known as the creator of the character, “Doofus” who has appeared in comic books, anthologies and Alternative news weeklies through the years. As an Illustrator he has contributed to many publications, including the Los Angeles Times, Seattle Stranger, Believer, Kramers Ergot, SF Weekly, Sponge Bob and many others. He is currently attempting to finish his most ambitious long form comic story featuring Doofus, and will likely be penciling and or laying out the remaining pages of this 100 plus page book.

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