ComicdomCon Athens 2014
The only Greek festival exclusively devoted to comics, Comicdom Con Athens, opens its doors to the public for the ninth consecutive year featuring once more international guests talking about their art, young and independent artists showcasing their creative talent, the exhibition “Celebrating 9th art”, discussions, screenings and workshops, the renowned, well-stocked bazaar with new comic publications from Greek publishing houses, the Comicdom Cosplay contest, Comicdom Awards and more…
International guests of this years’ festival include, the Eisner Award winner British artist Glenn Fabry, renowned for his legendary covers in series such as HELLBLAZER and PREACHER, the acclaimed Spanish comic book writer Enrique Sánchez Abulí co-creator of the popular TORPEDO, the up-and-coming Italian artist Emanuela Lupacchino, best known for her illustrations in series editions of big American publishers, the French comics creator Pénélope Bagieu whose notorious JOSEPHINE was recently adapted into a feature film, the talented Irish creator Stephen Mooney and the Norwegian comics artist and illustrator, Martin Ernstsen.
Comicdom Con Athens, presents the exhibition “Celebrating 9th Art” showcasing comics from numerous countries around the world.
Additional Comicdom Con Athens 2014 features include film screenings, workshops for scriptwriting and illustrating, bazaar of Greek comics shops and publishers, a children’s program, the Comicdom Awards – the only comics awards for Greek comic book creators – as well as the ever more popular Comicdom Cosplay contest which is the national qualifying competition for European cosplay championship, EuroCosplay 2014 at the London MCM EXPO!
|Artist||Glenn Fabry,Enrique Sánchez Abulí, Emanuela Lupacchino, Pénélope Bagieu, Stephen Mooney, Martin Ernstsen|
|Organizer||Hellenic American Union, Comicdom Press|
|Venue||Hellenic American Union, Massalias 22, Kolonaki|
|Gallery Hours/Duration||Friday, Saturday & Sunday 11:00 - 21:30|
|Admission Fee||Admission is free|
Apr 4, 2014 - Apr 11, 2014
Celebrating 9th Art
An exhibition dedicated to comics from all around the world organized as part of Comicdom Con Athens 2014...