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Max Weiss

—CURRICULUM VITAE—

leopardshepherd@me.com

waxmice.com

355 Linwood AVE

Buffalo, Ny 14222

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TEACHING EXPERIENCE


2015-2019

Teaching Artist at Just Buffalo Writing Center

Buffalo NY


Courses Taught:

Black History In Comics Workshop with Obsidian Bells 2019

Art Comix Experimental Workshop 2018

Comics Summer Camp Workshop 2018

Buffalo Public Library Pop-Up Workshop 2018

Girl Scouts Junior Drawing Badge 2018

Political Cartooning Workshop with Adam Zyglis 2017

Girl Scouts Junior Drawing Badge with Christina Portlando

STEAM-Powered Comics” Non-Fiction Comics Workshop 2016

Girl Scouts Junior Drawing Badge 2016

“Draw My Life” Autobiographical Comics Workshop 2016

Masters of the Grid” Extended Graphic Novel Workshop 2015


2017-2018

Private Sequential Art Instructor For Adult Special Needs Student

Buffalo NY


2016

Comics Education Guest Speaker

Cattaraugus/ Allgany Boces Board of Cooperative Education, Olean NY

Comics Education Workshop Leader

Western New York Library Resources Council, Buffalo NY


2015-2016

Sequential Arts Instructor Grades 5-12

Park School of Buffalo, Snyder NY

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PUBLICATIONS:


“Time for Lunch” Comic Book, Forthcoming, Secret Acres Press 2020

“Company Time” CGI Animation (Collaboration with Peter Nichols) 2018

“Songs In C” Vinyl Release, One Percent Press, 2018

“Ideal” Book, Anthology of student work, 2017

“Convergence” Comic Book, 2017 Self Published

“Papa Time” Comic Book, 2016 Self Published

“Park School Comics Club Anthology” Book, 2016

“Masters of the Grid” Anthology of student work 2015

Sarah’s Student Poetry CD 2014

“Boston Compass”, Newspaper 2014

“Waxmice Anthology” Comic Book2014, Self-Published

Pukumber 1&2, Comic Anthologies 2014

Demonyms Magazine, 2011

Curator Wedge Comp 2, CD 2011

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EXHIBITIONS AND PERFORMANCES:


Short Run Seattle Comics Festival, 2018

Comix Art Brooklyn, 2017

Buffalo Small Press Book Fair, 2016

Toronto Comic Art Festival, 2016

Buffalo Zine Fest 2016-2018 co-organizer


25 City Tour with Welks Mice, Fall 2018

5 City Tour with Welks Mice, Summer 2015

5 City Tour with Wax Mice and Lifemusik Mit Andre, Summer 2014

5 City Tour with Spacemen Saturday Night and Nancy, Summer 2014

8 City Tour with Spacemen Saturday Night, Fall 2013

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FREELANCE DESIGN EXPERIENCE


Merchandise Programs:

2019 High Times Magazine

Erie Country Public Schools, Buffalo NY

2018 Blondie “Save the Bees”

2018 Red Dragon Cartel “World Tour 2018”

2017 Fetty Wap “For My Fans Tour”


Event Posters:

2019 Spirits Having Fun

Ghost Stories 2

Carouse 4

Carouse 3

2018 Ghost Stories

Friends of the Night People: Party for the People

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PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE


2016-Ongoing

Art Manager of New Buffalo Shirt Factory

Buffalo, NY


2014-2016

Full-time In Home Childcare Professional, Buffalo NY


2014-2015

Assistant Merchandise Manager Electric Zoo Music Festival, New York, NY


2013

Co-Coordinator Waking Windows Music Festival, Burlington, VT



2012-2013

Co-Founder Friends and Family Productions, Burlington, VT


2010-2016

Lil’ Inkster Mobile Print Press Screen Print Operator

Event printing on location:

Tragically Hip Man Machine Poem Tour 2016

Toronto, ON, Hamilton, ON, Ottawa, ON, Kingston, ON

Bonnaroo Music Festival 2010, 2011, 2013

Manchester, TN

Mystery Land 2014

Woodstock, NY

Firefly Music Festival 2013

Dover, DE

Nativa Festival 2011

Oxford, ME

Mountain Jam 2010

Hunter Mountain. NY

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PROFESSIONAL TRAINING


2014

Santoro School Correspondence Course For Comics Makers


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EDUCATION


2008-2012


Bachelor of the Arts degree in English Literature

with Minor in Studio Art with Concentration in Art Education

University of Vermont, Burlington VT