Category Archives: Events

12/21- HEEB Storytelling

Heeb Storytelling: Live Comics Edition a night of irreverent entertainment—graphic novel-style—curated by Heeb’s comics editor Jeff Newelt. get tix: http://bit.ly/HeebJoesComix Eight extraordinary comics creators project their smart, funny and sexy comics on a big screen. Featuring legendary MAD artist Al Jaffee … Continue reading

Dr. Sketchy’s Turns Five

Five years ago, I started Dr. Sketchy’s.  I had just dropped out of art school, and my entire event production experience consisted of a benefit for Planned Parenthood and a few years of arhythmic stripping on New York’s burlesque stages. … Continue reading

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Burning Dan at Art Basel

BURNINGdAN Spinning fire at Molly Crabapple’s Dr. Sketchys Flashmob @Art Basel Miami 2k9 from Ronen on Vimeo. 2009, Dr. Sketchy’s did a flashmob at Art Basel. We had Nik Sin and Dante Posh and glittering girls from South Florida’s burlesque … Continue reading

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GenArt Resurrection Benefit

My friend Ian Gerard is the brains behind GenArt, one of New York’s most legendary culture orgs. For over a decade, GenArt held art fairs, launched Zac Posen, threw film festivals, and was even kind enough to sponsor my tshirt … Continue reading

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NYCC + Re:Form School

Oh this weekend, what an overbooked morass you’ve turned into! I’m taking part in, I kid you not, four different projects in the span of two days, three of which I can speak about. Read on and shudder! Project #1: … Continue reading

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Speaking at Influencer 10

On Friday, I’ll be speaking at the Influencer 10 Conference. My panel is called  “Collision Course: The Artist and the Muse of Commerce,” and I’ll be sharing the stage with the Kathy Grayson of the pretty-darn-spectacular Hole Gallery, with my … Continue reading

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Speaking at Ignite NYC Tonight

Tonight, I’m stoked and vaguely frightened to be talking at Ignite NYC.  Ignite is a rapid-fire, high adrenalin speakers series where some of technology’s sharpest tacks share their thoughts on the universe.  My talk is titled ‘DIY Empires: A How … Continue reading

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Intervention Con

On Friday, September 10th, me and team Sketchy’s are road-tripping down to Maryland to do Dr. Sketchy’s and present a panel at Intervention Con, the convention focused on The Intrawebs! We’re doing a fabulous, blue-body paint covered Dr. Sketchy’s on … Continue reading

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Sao Paulo!

Tomorrow, I’m leaving for Sao Paulo, where my friends, the art rockstars at Zupi Magazine, have a full schedule plotted for me. *exhibiting work at the Digital Art Show at University MacKenzie *teaching a workshop on “How to Rock Pen … Continue reading

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Brand New Dr Sketchy’s Website!

After months of work, years of big talk, and my assistant Melissa’s poor metacarpals, we’ve finally launched the brand new DrSketchy.com, v2.0! Each one of our 100+ Dr. Sketchy’s branches (from Akron to Zagreb) has a profile on our site, … Continue reading

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Step into my art @ The Lost Circus

Photo by Zoetica Ebb I love going big.  At Lost Circus, thrown by Brooklyn’s mistress of decadence, Larisa Fuchs of Gemini and Scorpio, I’m creating giant photo booth installations of my art.  You can truely step inside my paintings.  Come … Continue reading

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