The International Festival of Comics and Games has been organized since 1991 and has become the biggest comics event in Poland and Central-Eastern Europe. Until 1998 it functioned as the Polish Convention of Comics Artists. Above all, the festival is a place where comics & electronic interactive media creators and fans can meet. The 25th edition of the festival in the Atlas Arena was visited by nearly 20,000 people.
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This year’s edition will take place September 22-23 (Aarhus, at Dokk1) and will feature a fantastic guest line-up including Hermann, Niko Henrichon, Philippe Luguy, Wilma van den Bosch, Paul Lee, Yoann, Yves Rodier, Peter Madsen, Lars Jakobsen, as well as a delegation from Toronto Comics Arts Festival, inclunding Sean Karemaker, Jillian Fleck and Shawn Daley.
The Vancouver Comic Arts Festival is comprised of comics-related events, including readings, presentations, panel discussions, and a large exhibition area featuring publishers and comic authors and artists. This year’s event includes three accomplished French comic creators, with the support of Europe Comics and the French Consulate in Vancouver: Lewis Trondheim & Brigitte Findakly,(Cosmonauts of the Future, Marvelous Adventures of McConey), and Yvan Alagbé.
Brigitte Findakly and Lewis Trondheim, the brilliant pair behind Poppies of Iraq (published by Drawn & Quarterly), will be touring Canada this May! Come meet them at the Alliance Française in Vancouver on May 18th at 7 pm.