Visit Forbidden planet in NYC on February 18th as it celebrates the graphic novel “Café Racer” created by Sean Gordon Murphy (The Wake, Punk Rock Jesus). This Anthology & art book will include concept art, pencils and behind the scenes artwork as well. This is a story of a Japanese WWII young woman refugee who gets caught up in a 1950’s Café Racer Motorcycle society in England. Other’s talents who are part of the evening is Klaus Janson (Batman the Dark Knight & Dare Devil) & Katana Collins(Soul stripper).
Sean and his wife Colleen also created an apprenticeship program. This program includes five art students who were chosen to take part in this fantastic experience lending their talents to this project. This was a two week program, with art professional guest speakers and eye opening demonstrations.
Other artwork included in this project: Tana Ford, Stephen Green, Corin Howell, Tommy Lee Edwards, Fiona Staples, Clay McCormack, Jorge Coelho, Dan Panosian, Joe Dellagatta, Andrew Robinson. Further details check out