Thursday, 3 January 2019


Please join us for a live reading of my graphic novel "WHAT IS MEDITATION? And Why Should I Do It?" accompanied by musicians Mikhial Gurarie (bass), Adam Reich (percussion/atmospheres) and Paul Swoger-Ruston (guitar) at beautiful intimate venue The Dock On Queen, (932 Queen St E, Toronto, ON M4M 1J5) at 8pm-10pm on Sat. Feb. 23!  Super excited.

Includes why I started meditation, interviews with masters Ed Muzika and Fred Prack, helpful pointers, plus dramatic avantgarde and funny artwork!  There is no other event or comic book like this.  A good time is guaranteed for all!

Tuesday, 18 December 2018

ARCHITECTURE DEPARTMENT and THE CLIFF soon to appear on Amazon-ComiXology!

Great news!  In addition to FEAR ITSELF: Matthew Brown's Comics 1988-2008, my master's of architecture thesis graphic novel ARCHITECTURE DEPARTMENT (2016) and absurdist spiritual science fiction odyssey THE CLIFF (2017) have both been approved for sale as e-books on Amazon-ComiXology!  Will update with links once they are live!

Friday, 14 December 2018

"FEAR ITSELF: Matthew Brown's Comics 1988-2008" e-book has been approved for sale on Amazon-ComiXology!

This collection spans high school to architecture school, and has the first adventures of Poopsie the Penguin, as well as the cast of Peanuts chanting Buddhist sutras and more! Super excited. Will let you know once it is processed and available! Published by the excellent Editions TRIP Comix of Montreal, courtesy of Mr. Marc Tessier.

Wednesday, 21 November 2018

ROTHKO - highlights from the first 25 chapters

Inspired by the life of American painter Mark Rothko, each 4-panel vignettte explores the artist experience, the immigrant experience, the abstract-expressionist experience, the sublime, smoking, drinking, flirting, interior decoration, tragedy, ecstasy and doom.

The full ROTHKO book is due out from Éditions TRIP Comix of Montreal in May 2019!  New chapters posted weekly to Instagram.


Wednesday, 31 October 2018

Poopsie for Halloween, 2018

Quyen thought that for her first Halloween, Iris should go as Poopsie the Penguin -- the cartoon character I created when I was 17!

Monday, 29 October 2018

MEDITATION available on Amazon!

Finally my graphic novel interviewing meditation masters Edward Muzika and Frederick Prack is available online on Amazon's comix platform--Comixology--as an ebook at super-affordable price for anyone in the world who is interested! Thanks to Newton Rocha Nitro of Brazil for suggesting it, and Marc Tessier of Editions TRIP for releasing it!