Archive for the 'venice chronicles' Category

Reading Venice Chronicles

Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011

Click on the link below to see a little iphone video of me flicking through Venice Chronicles on the ipad. Forgive me the low quality video but I think it gives you an overall idea of it works. It’s really an interestingly different experience from reading the book. Don’t get me wrong, I love books [...]

Venice Chronicles on your ipad

Monday, February 21st, 2011

I have to tell you about Whamix! It’s a brand new ipad comicbook reader that Apurvah Sha (One of the uberminds here at Pixar) has developed in the last few months. When I saw a test on a few pages of The Venice Chronicles I was immediately sold. It really simulates the eye movement on [...]

Artists Sketchbooks

Monday, November 1st, 2010

Bobby Chiu has been busy lately! Not only he’s talented illustrator and concept artist but he’s managed to form a nice online community around and now around “Artist SketchBooks“: a website filled with links to fantastic artists and their work, available either in book form or iphone app sketchbook form. Pretty neat. You might [...]

Venice Chronicles at CBR

Wednesday, September 1st, 2010

The nice folks at ComicBookResources have just posted a review of Venice Chronicles. I published the book with AdHouse almost two years ago, so this was a surprise … a very welcome surprise at that. Check it out (by scrolling down a little at the link).

A Venice Chronicles review

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

The Comics Journal just posted a review of the Venice Chronicles. Strange to see a review of the book now, more then a year after its release, but hey I’m not complaining.

Heading to San Diego

Monday, July 20th, 2009

I will be attending San Diego Comic-Con this year. I am at Booth #4800 with friends Ronnie del Carmen, Scott Morse and Jeff Pidgeon. This is an exciting year given that the Venice Chronicles is nominated for an Eisner Award! I’m also making a new t-shirt just for the Con … photos as soon as [...]

On Amazon again

Sunday, May 3rd, 2009

Finally Amazon has the Venice Chronicles in stock again … for the cost conscious, and who is not lately, it’s still the best deal you can find. And don’t miss this other wonderful book, Fio’s favorite!

Eisner Award voting

Wednesday, April 29th, 2009

The Eisner Award voting process has started today. If you enjoyed The Venice Chronicles and are an industry professional please go to this link and vote for the book. thank you!


Friday, April 24th, 2009

You can read a recent interview I had with Jeremie Noyer mostly regarding the Venice Chronicles, atAnimated Views in english or atMedia Magic in french. Cheers.

Eisner nomination

Tuesday, April 7th, 2009

Hey there’s some nice Venice Chronicles news. I was nominated for a Will Eisner Comic Book Award under the category “Best Painter/Multimedia Artist”. You can read all the nominations details right here. Great to see some friends like Scott Morse and Kazu Kibuishi nominated. Also great to see one of my favorite books from last [...]