“The New Yorker Cartoonists”

Photograph: Zachary Kanin/The New Yorker Magazine
"The New Yorker Cartoonists"
The Rubin Museum of Art , Chelsea Sunday March 3 2013 18:00
See the scientific side of the funnies as part of the Rubin Museum of Art’s ongoing “Brainwave: Illusion” series. Neuropsychiatrist Richard Restak and The New Yorker magazine gagsters David Sipress, Zach Kanin and Paul Noth will discuss whether words or images come first in the creative process; Restak will also demonstrate how he employs comics to assess his clients’ mental health, through a series of games with the audience.
Venue name: The Rubin Museum of Art
Address: 150 W 17th St
Cross street: at Seventh Ave
Opening hours: Mon, Thu 11am–5pm; Wed 11am–9pm; Fri 11am–10pm; Sat, Sun 11am–6pm
Transport: Subway: 1 to 18th St
Price: $25
Event website: http://rmanyc.org