ANDY FISH

ANDY FISH is a comic book artist, writer, painter, pop culture
archaeologist and film historian. He has written and drawn numerous How To Art Books, Graphic Novels, Screenplays and Comic Books.

He lectures on art related subjects and even has a painting in the collection of the National Gallery in Washington DC.
This blog will attempt to focus on all manner of art, film and pop culture but don't hold much hope that it will stay focused.

He lives 40 miles outside of Boston MA with his artist wife Veronica Lane Fish.

Sunday, April 20, 2014

BATMAN WEEKENDS! BATMAN DAILY COMIC STRIP #4 Nov 4, 1943


Saturday, April 19, 2014

CALL TO ARTISTS! BATMAN GALLERY SHOW! FRIENDLY COMICS!



Friendly Neighborhood Comics in Bellingham Ma is unveiling a new gallery component to the store and the first show is coming up fast!

75 Years of Dark Knights: BATMAN!

Celebrate 75 years of Batman with YOUR interpretation of Bob Kane and Bill Finger’s legendary creation.  Open call—all artists are welcome to submit (see details below) and work will be selected on a juried basis.

All pieces should depict BATMAN and his related line of characters in any medium of the artists choosing.  Any era (including imaginary ones) is encouraged—have fun with this!

DEADLINE: Thursday May 22nd is the physical delivery deadline, digital images to be considered for inclusion should be emailed to andy@andytfish.com no later than midnight May 17th.  We will notify you by email if your work has been accepted.  All works should be shipped via priority mail to ensure they arrive in time for the exhibit.  Works will be on display for the opening event Friday May 23rd at 8pm and will remain on display until June 8th.

DETAILS:
The artists and Friendly Neighborhood Comics will split the proceeds of all sales 50/50.
Artists are responsible for the delivery and return of unsold works* whether in person or by mail.

Work should not exceed 12x18 in size.
Framed or Unframed will be accepted.
Unframed art will be displayed in Mylar Sleeves.

OPENING NIGHT CELEBRATION FOR THE ART WILL BE FRIDAY MAY 23 from 8-10pm please bring all your friends!


*all artists have the option of waving return shipping and offering their work (should it remain unsold during the gallery hours) for a no minimum bid auction to be held in July on the premises of Friendly Comics.  Artists will receive 75% of the final price for their works sold at the auction.  This allows you to save money on return shipping and guarantees you will get something for your artwork.

PARTICIPATING ARTISTS SO FAR!!
Brian Stelfreeze, Bob Layton, Trevor Von Eeden, Christos Gage, Mike Briggs, Alison Cowell, Tim Bradstreet, Ramona Fradon, Toby Cypruss, Tony Millionaire, Brian Flint, Bret M. Herholz, Bernie Wrightson, Veronica Fish and Andy Fish.

MORE TO COME!

BATMAN DAILY COMIC STRIP #3 Nov 3, 1943


Friday, April 18, 2014

Looking back at Winter...


Glad its finally done with.  Nice to put away those winter clothes, boots, etc.  Why does anyone live in this climate?  I couldn't tell you.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

DYNAMIC DUO!


Adam West is Batman Best by Andy Fish

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Some days you can't get rid of a bomb!

ADAM WEST BATMAN FIGURE FROM HOT TOYS