Gestalt at Perth Writers Festival This Weekend

17 Feb 2014

The spectacularly good Perth Writers Festival is on this weekend and Gestalt Publishing will be sending some of our finest to a couple of the sessions on at the University of Western Australia’s Octagon Theatre on Saturday, 22 February. At 4pm figurative sleeves shall be pushed up arms for Graphic Detail, the debate purists and lovers […]

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Brutally Good: A Review of Sebastian Hawks’ First Release

27 Nov 2013

We’ve just read a glorious review of Sebastian Hawks’ pre-release digital comic at ComicsOnline. Sebastian Hawks and the Loch  Ness Monster is our first ever publication under our DiezelPunk partner imprint AND the first ever appearance of Sebastian Hawks and his trusty offsider Benoit. Needless to say, we’re extremely pleased that this story has been so […]

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New Tate Gallery book ‘Comics Art’ includes Gestalt

08 Nov 2013

The Tate Gallery in London is publishing a book by comics afficionado and reviewer Paul Gravett, which includes a feature page from Gestalt Comics‘ book His Dream of the Skyland. Instead of sticking to the familiar Anglo-American-centric bias, Comics Art takes a more international approach, noting that in today’s comics culture there is a rise of publications […]

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Gestalt at Cosmic Comics Halloweeniversary

22 Oct 2013

Cosmic Comics is having a Halloweeniversary ComicFest this weekend, with guest appearances by Gestalt Comics’ Wolfgang Bylsma and Justin Randall. Cosmic Comics Australia is one of the newest comic shops to open in Western Australia and to get into the ‘spirit’ of things, they are hosting a drawing competition and giving away comics – after […]

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Tonight: final episode of Comic Book Heroes

20 Aug 2013

Tonight the second episode of Comic Book Heroes screens on ABC1 at 10pm. The second and final episode is a culmination of three years of filming, resulting in a documentary that intrusively follows Gestalt Comics behind the scenes at San Diego Comic-Con International, Supanova Pop Culture Expo and Oz Comic-Con. The documentary focuses on Gestalt’s founders Wolfgang […]

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‘Comic Book Heroes’ airs tonight on ABC1 in Australia

13 Aug 2013

Screening tonight on ABC1 and ABC iView in Australia, ‘Comic Book Heroes‘ is a new documentary that tells the inside story of Australia’s most ambitious comic book creators – and their passionate fight to conquer the American market. Filmed over two years in Tokyo, Perth and San Diego, the documentary chronicles the rise of Gestalt […]

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Gestalt’s ‘Comic Book Heroes’ at SDCC 2013

21 Jul 2013

This year both founders of Gestalt Comics were present at Comic-Con International: San Diego, very fitting ahead of the soon-to-be-aired Comic Book Heroes, “the inside story of Australia’s most ambitious comic creators and their fight to conquer the American market,” (Comic Book Heroes) Going to air in Australia on 13 & 20 August, 2013, the radical two-part documentary was […]

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Gestalt at Comic-Con International: San Diego

15 Jul 2013

Gestalt Comics are at the Comic-Con International: San Diego this week, with Skye Ogden, Tom Taylor and Wolfgang Bylsma at booth #2001 within the Independent Publisher’s Pavillion (see map reference below). Fans are in for a treat with a number of popular titles available for signing, as well as a couple of new titles available for […]

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Talking Global Comics at San Diego Comic-Con

15 Jul 2013

Gestalt Comics’ Tom Taylor and Wolfgang Bylsma will be part of an international panel Global Comics at this week’s Comic-Con International: San Diego. Taylor (Creator of Gestalt Comics’ The Deep and lead writer on DC Comics’ Injustice) and Bylsma (Editor-in-Chief, Gestalt Comics) join Moderator Sohaib Awan in a discussion centred on the challenges and potential stories global […]

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‘Comic Book Heroes’ documentary screening at Oz Comic-Con Melbourne

05 Jul 2013

Oz Comic-Con return to Melbourne on the 6-7th July, 2013 at the Royal Exhibition Centre, with a huge continent of Gestalt creators numbering amongst their special guests. With TV and Film stars including William Shatner, Ron Perlman, and Cary Elwes,  Oz Comic-Con have taken their commitment to comics guests very seriously with local talent, including […]

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