J. M. DeSantis Conventions & Events

This page contains a list of J. M. DeSantis’s upcoming events, shows, and appearances. If you’d like to invite J. M. DeSantis to your event, are an attendee of an event you’d like to see J. M. at, or would like him to speak on a panel or other public forum, send a message via the Contact Page.

Speaking Engagements & Panel Discussions

J. M. is available to discuss and has spoken about the subjects listed below, at events as small as little gatherings to as large as panels at the New York Comic Con:

  • Fiction Writing, Illustration, and Comic Art (generally)
  • Cultural Competency (see: Chadhiyana)
  • Working with Indie Publishers
  • Time Management (for writers & artists)
  • Web-Comics
  • Self-Publishing

 

2019 EVENTS

J. M. DeSantis will be significantly reducing his convention appearances until the fall of 2019 to focus more on various writing and art projects. However, he will consider events he is invited to as a Guest. If you would like J. M. DeSantis to appear or speak at your show or event, please visit the Contact Page and put in your request.

Baltimore Comic-Con
baltimorecomiccon.com
18 – 20 October (Fri – Sun)

Rhode Island Comic Con
rescheduled from 2018
ricomiccon.com

*TBA (To Be Announced) – indicates planned but unconfirmed event


Past Events

2018

No Such Con
nsoconvention.com

The Con @ White Plains
wpcomiccon.com

3 Rivers Comic Con
3riverscomiccon.com

Garden State Comic Fest
gardenstatecomicfest.com

Boston Comic Con
bostoncomiccon.com

Inbeon Con
inbeoncon.com

Baltimore Comic-Con
baltimorecomiccon.com

Rhode Island Comic Con – CANCELLED
Rescheduled for 2019!

2017

Entrepreneur Club Presentation
January 24 (Tues)
private talk to the Entrepreneur Club at Ridgefield Park HS

No Such Con
No Such Con on Facebook

Anne Arundel County Public Library Comic Con
aacpl.net/comic-con

Garden State Comic Fest
gardenstatecomicfest.com

Boston Comic Con
bostoncomiccon.com

Inbeon Con
inbeoncon.com

Baltimore Comic-Con
baltimorecomiccon.com

New York Comic Con
newyorkcomiccon.com
with special guest appearance by Chris Campana!


2016

4th Annual Black Comic Book Festival

East Coast ComiCon
eastcoastcomicon.com

White Plains Comic Con
eventbrite.com/e/white-plains-comiccon-registration-20864591555

Garden State Comic Fest
gardenstatecomicfest.com

Boston Comic Con
bostoncomiccon.com

Newark Comic Con
newarkcomiccon.org

Inbeon Con
inbeoncon.com

Baltimore Comic-Con
baltimorecomiccon.com

New York Comic Con
newyorkcomiccon.com


2015

East Coast ComiCon
asburyparkcomicon.com

Bronx Heroes: Women in Comics
bxhcc.com

White Plains Comic Con
newyorkcity.eventful.com/events/white-plains-comic-con-/E0-001-082443989-6

Eternal Con
eternalcon.com

Garden State Comic Con
gardenstatecomicfest.com

Boston Comic Con
bostoncomiccon.com

Inbeon Con
inbeoncon.com

New York Comic Con
newyorkcomiccon.com


2014

Boston Comic Con
bostoncomiccon.com

Baltimore Comic-Con
baltimorecomiccon.com

New York Comic Con
newyorkcomiccon.com

Crazy 8 Cartoon Festival
crazy8cartoonfestival.com


2013

The Comic Clinic
Mt. Sinai; New York, NY
Discussion will include commentary on cultural competancy, J. M.’s career and Chadhiyana

MoCCA Fest 2013
website on the societyofillustrators.com

Bronx Heroes Comic Con 5
bxhcc.com

Paterson Art Walk
information on artfactory.us.com

Pet-icular Poses
information on studiokidsart.com
4 – 5 original artworks on display in this group show
June 7th – 30th (Reception June 7th, 6 pm – 9 pm)

Boston Comic Con 2013
* NEW DATE & LOCATION *
bostoncomiccon.comRescheduled for: August 3rd & 4th (Sat & Sun)

Baltimore Comic-Con 2013
baltimorecomiccon.com

New York Comic Con 2013
newyorkcomiccon.com
(with Novastar Studios)

Fan-tastic
(gallery show)
info on artgaragenj.com


2012

MoCCA Festivalmoccafest.org

Bronx Heroes Comic Conventionbxhcc.com

Baltimore Comic Conbaltimorecomiccon.com

New York Comic Connewyorkcomiccon.com

J. M. DeSantis Art on Display at The Coffee Machinefacebook.com/TheCoffeeMachine

Secret Adventures of Houdini Release Eventmore info
November 21st at Forbidden Planet – 832 Broadway, New York, NY.


Note: J. M. DeSantis began appearing at conventions in 2009 with an Artist Alley appearance at the Big Apple Con (Wizard World). In 2010 – 2011, J. M. DeSantis appeared in Artist Alley at the New York Comic Con. Also in 2010 he spoke on a panel on zombie fiction for his work on Night of the Living Dead: Reanimated.