Jack Kirby Exhibit at CSU


Sep 20, 2015

Category : Support the Arts

Jack Kirby (August 28, 1917 – February 6, 1994) was an American comic book artist, writer, and editor widely regarded as one of the medium’s major innovators and one of its most prolific and influential creators.” – Wikipedia

Comic Book Apocalypse: The Graphic World of Jack Kirby was an art show hosted by California State University, Northridge campus, from August 24 – October 10, 2015.  V1tal World Creative was able to visit the exhibit mid-September.  Numerous original sketches and comic books were displayed to show Jack Kirby’s style and artistic process.

When asked about the exhibit, Jesse Vital remarked, “As a kid, I thought these comic books were so basic and easy.  Now as an artist whose actually had to draw these types of illustrations and struggled with it….I appreciate the genius of Jack Kirby so much more now.”


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