Preview, R. Crumb’s Undergroud @ GCAC

On Saturday, July 11, Grand Central Art Center honors a lifetime of talent, wit, and carnal fantasies with the opening of R. Crumb’s Underground.  Extending beyond Crumb’s comics, this exhibit includes the debut of his spool drawings and highlights collaborations with other comic artists including his wife, Aline Kominsky-Crumb.  GCAC is the only Southern California venue to showcase this exhibit, organized by Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco, and is the final stop after two years of touring this show.


  • R. Crumb's Underground, Organized by the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, S.F. 
  • Curated by Todd Hignite, founder of Comic Art Magazine
  • Opening Reception: Saturday, July 11, 7-10 pm
  • Special Screening of the Terry Zwigoff documentary Crumb, July 11, 7:30 in the GCAC Theatre

sneak peek

Crumb_mural 038 

Crumb_mural 060 

Wild 123 

show runs until August 16

One Response to “Preview, R. Crumb’s Undergroud @ GCAC”
  1. lisa mertins says:

    hi chris, welcome back from columbia. i’m putting ocart back in my blog rotation. for some reason, i thought you’d stopped posting. but so glad i was mistaken 🙂
    thanks for posting about this! can’t wait to see it…