Buchanan County Public Library

Special Events

Charles Vess
Thursday, March 21 @2PM


Charles Vess is a world-renowned visual artist whose career has spanned more than four decades.  Vess is known for collaboration with Neil Gaiman on “Stardust” and “Sandman”.

His illustrations as a fantasy artist include many for Marvel Comics, including the cover art for “The Amazing Spiderman;” for DC Comics, and his run on “Swamp Thing”.

He also designed the 30 x 50ft brick relief wall at Southwest Community College based on the Appalachian Jack Tales.

His latest work is The Books of Earthsea: The Complete Illustrated Edition by Ursula K. Le Guin. He produced the illustrations for this anniversary edition.

Mr. Vess will be discussing his career and answering questions during his visit.

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