This Saturday is the Brooklyn Comics & Graphics Festival, an ongoing project by Desert IslandPictureBox and Bill Kartalopoulos –and it looks like it’s going to be a good one. Check out this lineup of special guests (not including all the exhibitors): Nine Antico, Blexbolex, Charles Burns, Lilli Carré, Roz Chast, Tim Hensley, Richard McGuire, Jonny Negron, Anouk Ricard, Florent Ruppert, Olivier Schrauwen, Adrian Tomine, Chris Ware.

From www.comicsandgraphicsfest.com:

The Brooklyn Comics and Graphics Festival is a one-day festival of cartoon and graphic art featuring artists and publishers displaying and selling publications; lectures and conversations on comics; and associated exhibits and satellite events.

And this poster for the event by Chris Ware isn’t too shabby either: