Comic and Graphic Art Festival 2019

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F Comic book festival Jacques Ferrandez
Institut Francais (北京法国文化中心) , 18 Gongti Xi Lu Sat 08 Jun - Sun 09 Jun

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This June, the Comic and Graphic Art Festival brings together French and Chinese illustrators, screenwriters and publishers. Whether you are a professional, amateur, enthusiast, beginner or an avid comic book lover, come along and hang out with the artists.

Expect conferences, workshops, 'illustrator’s battles' and many other surprises are being prepared behind the scenes. The worlds of 10 creators will be presented as part of a guided tour. Among them are Arthur de Pins, Jacques Ferrandez, Gisèle de Haan, Tiphaine Rivière and Zeina Abirached. Click here for more information.

Saturday 8:
2.30pm Opening
2.45pm Round table discussion about representing one's own story and culture through comics
4pm Drawing under duress in front of the public
5pm Book selling and book signing

Sunday 9:
2.30pm Artists' and authors' video screening
3pm Round table discussion about comics in equilibrium between tradition and technology
4.15pm Cartoonist battle
5.45pm Closing ceremony
Date: Sat 08 Jun - Sun 09 Jun
Event website:
Venue name: Institut Francais (北京法国文化中心)
WeChat: faguowenhua
Open: See website for details
English address: 18 Gongti Xi Lu, Chaoyang district
Chinese address: 朝阳区工体西路18号
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