On Thursday, December 13th, join us for an intimate evening with acclaimed artist, concept designer, and author Simon Stålenhag. Known for such works as Tales from the Loop, Things from the Flood, and the recently released The Electric State, Simon’s images and stories often depict illusive sci-fi phenomena in mundane, hyper-realistic Scandinavian and American landscapes. His distinct, imaginative style has made him a favorite among the Gnomon community.
The event will kick off at 7:30 pm with a moderated Q&A with Simon, followed by a book signing and light refreshments at 8:30 pm. Attendees are respectfully requested to submit their questions before the event. If you would like to have your question asked during the event, please fill out this form.
Copies of Simon’s books will be available for purchase on site, but audience members are also welcome to bring their own.
This event will not be streamed or recorded. Seating is limited and is first come, first served, so be sure to RSVP for you ticket to attend and arrive in good time to secure your place in line. Attendee check-in will open at approximately 6:00 PM; a valid Eventbrite RSVP will be required to get an event wristband.
Simon Stålenhag (b. 1984) is the internationally acclaimed author, concept designer and artist behind Tales from the Loop, Things from the Flood and The Electric State. His highly imaginative images and stories depicting illusive sci-fi phenomena in mundane, hyper-realistic Scandinavian and American landscapes have made Stålenhag one of the most sought-after visual storytellers in the world. Tales from the Loop was ranked one of the “10 Best Dystopias” by The Guardian, along with such works as Franz Kafka’s The Trial and Andrew Niccol’s Gattaca.
Photo Credit: Fredrik Bernholm