2019 GHC Book Tour

May 7, 2019By adminFeatured, News

The Graphic History Collective is on tour this spring with book launches, signings, and talks. We will be at the Mayworks Festivals in Winnipeg and Halifax, the Vancouver Comics Art Festival, Congress at UBC, and the Miners Memorial in Cumberland, BC. May 12, 2pm 1919 Book Launch Mayworks Grant Park in the Atrium Winnipeg, Manitoba … Read More

The Monitor

April 12, 2019By adminNews

The Monitor asked the GHC to contribute to their Strike and Direct Action issue.

Coal, Conflict & Community

February 4, 2019By adminNews

The Graphic History Collective, members Robin Folvik and Kara Sievewright and contributor David Lester, have all contributed to a new permanent display at the Cumberland Museum and Archives in Cumberland, BC. The exhibit spans over one hundred years of working and labour history through new interpretive panels, music, artwork, and illustrations. David created an original … Read More

May 1936

January 30, 2018By adminComics, News

About the authorVagelis Kolotsios is a designer and illustrator based in Athens, Greece. View more of his work online: http://aspalaxcomix.tumblr.com https://www.behance.net/aspalax https://www.facebook.com/AspalaxComix/v By Vagelis KolotsiosProject summaryThis comic book is about the general strike that occurred in the city of Thessaloniki, Greece on 8 May 1936 and which led to the bloody events of May 9. These events hold … Read More

Remember | Resist | Redraw: A Year of Radical History Posters

December 29, 2017By adminNews, RRR News

A year ago the Graphic History Collective (GHC) officially launched Remember| Resist | Redraw: A Radical History Poster Project. Our goal was to initiate and curate a year-long artistic intervention in the Canada 150 conversation that would see the release of a new radical history poster, with an accompanying essay each month. With only a few … Read More

Collective Achievements

July 29, 2017By adminGHC News, News

Over the past few months, the GHC has been truly humbled and honoured to receive various awards for our work and recent projects. All awards are really collective achievements, so congratulations and credit goes to all of our contributors, comrades, and collaborators. In April, the Graphic History Collective was awarded the Mayworks Labour Creative Maverick Award. A month later, … Read More

Lianne Charlie’s poster featured on CBC North

February 8, 2017By adminRRR News

Last Friday, Lianne Charlie and the GHC’s Sean Carleton were interviewed on CBC North. Lianne said this about her poster: “The woman plays a really integral role in the piece, because she’s standing across all these fragmented images of the land that metaphorically can represent how our land has been cut up, distributed, renamed, settled, … Read More

Remember | Resist | Redraw: A Radical History Poster Project

January 11, 2017By adminProjects

In 2017, the Graphic History Collective launched Remember | Resist | Redraw: A Radical History Poster Project, a collaborative project featuring works by artists and writers committed to promoting art, activism, and history in what is today known as Canada. Remember | Resist | Redraw posters offer alternative perspectives on well-known historical events, and highlights … Read More