NYCC x McDonald’s APA Next

Teaming up to inspire Asian Pacific American students.

As part of its new education program, APA Next, McDonald’s has teamed up with New York Comic Con to help inspire Asian Pacific American students to explore careers in Comics and Gaming.

Coloring Outside the Lines, Presented by McDonald’s APA Next

Join our special guests, writer and illustrator Frank Cho and illustrator Erik Ly, as they explore their unique experiences as Asian Pacific American (APA) creators and exciting journeys in the world of Comics, Gaming, and Pop Culture.

Featuring NYCC Artist Alley creators Frank Cho and Erik Ly. Moderated by pop culture consultant and enthusiast, Kuo-Yu Liang.

Saturday, October 9th at 6:45pm, Room 1A24

Interview With Frank Cho

Check out our special interview with NYCC Artist Alley creator Frank Cho, live from New York Comic Con.

Frank Cho is an Emmy Award-winning and critically acclaimed writer and illustrator. He is noted for classical and energetic figure art, humorous writings, and adventure stories. To see more of his work, check out Frank’s Instagram

Visit Frank Cho at his NYCC Artist Alley Booth: O-15.

Interview With Erik Ly

Check out our special interview with NYCC Artist Alley creator Erik Ly, live from New York Comic Con.

Erik Ly is a powerfully talented contemporary illustrator from LA who specializes in surreal illustrations and character art. To see more of his work, check out Erik’s website and Instagram

Visit Erik Ly at his NYCC Artist Alley Booth: D-11.

More APA Stories

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Educational Workshops

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McDonald's/APIA Scholarship

Click below to visit the McDonald’s APA Next website for information on the McDonald’s / APIA Scholarship.