Thursday, November 29, 2018

Place Into Being

 A New Book collecting 80 pages of my comic art is COMING OUT in April 2019 published by At Bay Press ! Here below is the cover - kinda cool that there is no title on it, just the art.

Place Into Being cover art

Two selected pages from Place Into Being

Friday, October 19, 2018


Central Canada Comic Convention - C4 in Winnipeg at the RBC Convention Centre

Rolls out again OCTOBER 26th-28th and I am right there Saturday and Sunday Only. I'll be...soaking in it. Come and Join me! I'll have EVERYTHING there; Comics, books, posters, novelties, original art and one of a kind novelty rarities from the NAKFACTORIUM.

Pasternak at C4 in 2016 
(Cardboard cut-out of me may not be exactly as Illustrated)

Sunday, April 29, 2018

Prairie Comics Festival

Poster by R.Pasternak

I'll be there!
MAY  5th + 6th = SAT + SUN
Winnipeg Millennium Library
It's FREEE !
Plus I will be taking part in a panel discussion on Saturday
3 pm to 4pm
Breaking out of the Panel: comic creators discuss the different formats comics can take, and innovative ways to showcase the medium. Whether this is in massive side-scrolling comics, mini self-made zines, or comics made in the shape of bubblegum wrappers, we will showcase ideas and brainstorm new ways to look at the medium of comics.
Panellists include: Scott A. Ford, Robert Pasternak, Hely Schumann, Alice RL

on Saturday
So come on by my table and get something for FREE

Wednesday, April 18, 2018


ALONG WITH 2 other great documentaries By the legendary PATRICK LOWE

Friday 7PM
April 27, 2018
100 Arthur St. Winnipeg

Patrick Lowe is a Winnipeg animator, editor and writer. Best known for his short films Going Ape (1985), Gerald the Genie (1997), and A Bit Transcendental (2000), he has also written extensively about the Winnipeg filmmaking community and Canadian cinema. More recently he created a trio of excellent documentaries about Winnipeg visual artists. His late brother Greg Lowe composed the soundtracks for Andrew Milne Dreams of Machines and The Wonderful Worlds of Nak.
The Wonderful Worlds of Nak / Directed by Patrick Lowe, 2013, Canada, 27 min / Guided by a mix of new age philosophy, comic book ambition, and a fundamental belief in the interconnectedness of events, Winnipeg artist Robert Pasternak creates a fast-paced and fun vision of a colourful and eclectic universe for all to marvel at and experience.
Andrew Milne Dreams of Machines / Directed by Patrick Lowe, 2015, Canada, 29 min / In this fast-paced odyssey, multidisciplinary artist Andrew Milne creates his special brand of oversized machines to challenge the way we see the world. We see how his creations function and how ordinary people react to and interact with them.
*Winner Best Documentary / Los Angeles Independent Film Festival.
*Windy Award Winner / Greg Lowe / IATSE 856 Overall Sound Prize for music composition for Andrew Milne Dreams of Machines.
Harry Nelken at Your Service / Directed by Patrick Lowe, 2017, Canada, 28 min / Legendary local actor Harry Nelken talks to the audience about his life and career. With both grace and humour, he gently regales us with stories about his family, his stage work, his Jewish heritage, and the challenges he faced playing Shylock in The Merchant of Venice.

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Please Be Mine

HAPPY VALENTINES DAY EVERYONE! Spread your joy and tell someone today that you love them. AND remember to love yourself too.