Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum - Visiting Via Video

Want to see the World's Largest Collection Of Cartoon Art? If you live in Columbus, it's easy! You can simply get yourself to 1813 N. High Street Columbus, OH 43210 and visit The Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum to see all it has to offer (it's got lots and lots)!

Here's a preview of what "The Billy" has in store...

...and, if you don't live here, c'mon and visit!

Videos provided by OSUexperts.

And... for the heck of it, check out these videos from The Billy's Grand Opening Celebration.

Part I: This historic lecture (Ohio State University) by Beetle Bailey artist Brian Walker took place at the opening of the Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum.

Part II: Artwork from the opening exhibit at the Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum at Ohio State. See examples of animation, political cartoons, comic strips, graphic novels and gag cartoons. Artwork from DC, Marvel, and the American's Sunday comics section are on display. Artist such as Will Eisner, Rube Goldberg, Joe Kubert, Walk Kelly, Bil Keane, Windsor McCay, Charles Schultz. And examples of comic strips such as Blondie, Prince Valiant, Brenda Starr, Beetle Bailey, Dick Tracy, Popeye, Steve Canyon,

Videos provided by Lost Art Student