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20th Street Block Party 2016!

20th Street Block Party 2016!

( August 17th, 2016 ) Browse our books while you enjoy great music, food and beverages! READ MORE

Outlaw Bible of American Art - Book Release and Signing in New York City

Outlaw Bible of American Art - Book Release and Signing in New York City

( June 21st, 2016 ) Join celebrated author Alan Kaufman for a talk and book signing marking the release of The Outlaw Bible of American Art. The book release will be held at the 42nd Street Library in New York, June 22 at 6pm. READ MORE

Beyond Duality

Beyond Duality

( June 2nd, 2016 ) Last Gasp’s newest publication is Beyond Duality: The Esoteric Realism of Beny Tchaicovsky. The book presents the complete works of 3D computer animation pioneer Beny Tchaicovsky. A beautiful hardcover edition, Beyond Duality explores Tchaicovsky’s awardwinning computer graphics as well as his otherworldly, surrealist paintings. READ MORE

Visit us at Bay Area Book Festival - June 4 & 5, 2016

Visit us at Bay Area Book Festival - June 4 & 5, 2016

( June 2nd, 2016 ) Last Gasp will be exhibiting at the Bay Area Book Festival! Come see us June 4 & 5, in Downtown Berkeley. Last Gasp will have a booth in the ‘Radical Row’ section, and we’ll have all the newest books from Last Gasp Publishing as well as from the publishers we distribute. READ MORE

Last Gasp x Cartoon Art Museum x California Historical Society

Last Gasp x Cartoon Art Museum x California Historical Society

( May 17th, 2016 ) Drink to the 46-year legacy of underground comix publisher Last Gasp with the Cartoon Art Museum at the California Historical Society! Last Gasp Founder Ron Turner will tell his tales of derring-do in two “Weirdo-worthy” presentations at 6 and 7pm. READ MORE

Last Gasp Anniversary Show

Last Gasp Anniversary Show

( March 28th, 2016 ) A Group Exhibition Celebrating 46 Years of Publishing
Opening Reception: Friday April 1, 2016 | 5pm-Late
111 Minna Gallery, San Francisco
On Display Through April 30th
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Alvin Buenaventura in Memorium

Alvin Buenaventura in Memorium

( March 21st, 2016 ) Last Gasp met Alvin Buenaventura in 2003, at the San Diego Comic-Con. Our staff was exhausted as usual, but traveled to see “this kid who made a bunch of really cool comic silkscreens at his letter-press job.” It was time well spent. READ MORE

Happy Birthday, Edward Gorey

Happy Birthday, Edward Gorey

( February 22nd, 2016 ) Today would have been Edward Gorey’s 91st birthday. Although it would have been grand if the renown pop culture & animal lover could have made it just a few more years to be able to experience a world that toasts celebrity cats, he certainly made the most of his time while he was here, having published over 100 books in addition to various other creative endeavors. READ MORE

February 2016 Staff Picks

February 2016 Staff Picks

( February 17th, 2016 ) There was a lot of shared enthusiasm for this month’s favorite books. It turns out everyone here loves degenerate comic books - who knew? Also, a few words from Jon and Kristine about recently departed publisher Alvin Buenaventura. Read on… READ MORE

Ron Turner at the San Diego Comic Fest: Feb. 12 - 15th, 2016

Ron Turner at the San Diego Comic Fest: Feb. 12 - 15th, 2016

( February 10th, 2016 ) Ron Turner is a special guest at this weekend’s San Diego Comic Fest. If you love comics and are overwhelmed by the crowds surrounding the other San Diego comic convention, this might be your solution. READ MORE

Underground Comix Jackpot, Part 3: Vintage Black History Comics

Underground Comix Jackpot, Part 3: Vintage Black History Comics

( February 6th, 2016 ) Serendipitously coinciding with Black History Month, we’ve discovered a stash of vintage comics from Golden Legacy. These comics were published between 1966 - 1972 and feature notable figures such as Martin Luther King, Harriet Tubman, Joseph Cinque, and more. READ MORE

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