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Gestalt guests at OzComic-Con Brisbane

OzComic-Con comes to Brisbane on the 6th-7th September, 2014 at the Convention and Exhibition Centre, with Gestalt creators numbering amongst their special guests. With TV and Film stars including Orlando Bloom (Lord of the Rings), William Shatner (Star Trek and so much more besides!), Jason Momoa (Game of Thrones) and stars from Veronica Mars and […]

Nine Years of Gestalt Comics!

Today marks nine years since the launch of Gestalt Publishing Pty Ltd in Perth, Western Australia at an unassuming pub named Clancy’s which was filled to the gills with people looking to support our aspirations and ambitions. The company was founded by Wolfgang Bylsma and Skye Ogden, although they had previously been involved in creating, […]

OzComic-Con Exclusive: Broken Line print edition

OzComic-Con Melbourne will see Gestalt unveiling their first ever Convention Exclusive! Broken Line, written by Andrew Constant and illustrated by Emily Smith, has been attracting tremendous critical acclaim – and attendees of OzComic-Con Melbourne will have their opportunity to procure an exclusive print edition signed by the writer himself. The Broken Line convention exclusive edition […]

Margaret River Readers & Writers Festival

Multi-award-winning graphic novelist Justin Randall is in Margaret River, Western Australia, this week for the Margaret River Readers & Writers Festival, 16 – 18 May 2014. Randall, an internationally published and commercial artist, has garnered critical and popular acclaim for his art on multiple books. His publications list includes work for IDW, Gestalt, Image and Simon & Shuster […]

Free Comic Book Day – May 3

It’s Free Comic Book Day this Saturday and some of Gestalt’s creators are heading to Sydney and Melbourne venues to take part. If you’re unfamiliar, Free Comic Book Day is a single day – the first Saturday in May each year – when participating comic book shops across Australia around the world give away comic books (yes, free*) […]

Digested #2, Flinch and Changing Ways Book 1 receive Gold Ledger Awards

Digested 2, Flinch and Changing Ways 1 have just been announced retrospective Gold Ledger Award recipients at tonight’s awards night in Melbourne. The Ledger Awards, established to acknowledge and promote excellence in comic arts and publishing in Australia, were re-launched with tonight’s ceremony in Melbourne. Inaugurated in 2005, and return after a five-year hiatus with a new structure […]

VOWELS wins Gold Ledger Award

At tonight’s Ledger Award Night, VOWELS is the first of Gestalt Comics’ graphic novels to be announced as a Gold Ledger Award recipient. The graphic novel by Skye Ogden has won a Gold Ledger for 2008 – the wordless story of VOWELS spans five imaginary eras, examining the human condition through eyes that aren’t human at all […]

Gestalt at Perth Writers Festival This Weekend

The spectacularly good Perth Writers Festival is on this weekend and Gestalt Publishing will be sending some of our finest to a couple of the sessions on at the University of Western Australia’s Octagon Theatre on Saturday, 22 February. At 4pm figurative sleeves shall be pushed up arms for Graphic Detail, the debate purists and lovers […]