Al Jaffee

Comics aren't just for kids

Comics aren't just for kids

New York City’s Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art (MoCCA) is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year with their annual MoCCA Festival. Far more than just a yearly retrospective, the festival, held this year at the amazing space at the Lexington Avenue Armory, is a two-day affair (April 9-10) and boasts a guest list that includes Jules Feiffer, Chip Kidd, Bill Plympton, Adrian Tomine, Julia Wertz and Al Jaffee, winner of the 2011 Klein Award, which “acknowledges significant contributions to the field of comics and cartooning.

The Original MAD Men: Al Jaffee and Sergio Aragones in "Strokes of Genius" on Sundancechannel.com

The Original MAD Men: Al Jaffee and Sergio Aragones in "Strokes of Genius" on Sundancechannel.com

World renowned cartoonists Al Jaffee and Sergio Aragones have been part of “The Usual Gang of Idiots” at MAD Magazine for over 40 years and their amazing work continues to this day with Jaffee’s “Fold-Ins” and Aragones’ Marginals.  These video interviews offer an insight into their work, artistic influences and careers at MAD Magazine.  Watch…