International Comic Fair of Barcelona
The 31st edition of the International Comic Fair of Barcelona will take place in Hall 8 of Fira Barcelona Montjuïc from 11 until 14 April. The show will be open from 10.00 am to 8.00 pm and the access will be by Avenida Reina María Cristina, Plaza de España. The venue of the event will feature some 19,000 m2.
The initial list of confirmed foreign guests included renowned authors like the French Manu Larcenet, the Italian Lorena Canottiere, responsible for the graphic novel Little People, Liniers, considered one of the best exponents of the new Argentine humor. This list also includes the Canadian Guy Delisle, author of the award-winning graphic novels Shenzhen, Pyongyang and Chronicles of Jerusalem.
This year one of the themes of the International Comic Fair of Barcelona is the Western genre in comics. ‘A fistful of comics’ is the title of an exhibition that’ll show some of the classics Western scenarios in comics, where cowboys, soldiers, Indians, outlaws and vigilantes live great adventures.
The International Comic Fair of Barcelona will host over a hundred pages of original comics and illustrations by authors of different nationalities. There will be an anthologic exhibition for the 75th anniversary of Superman, the popular character created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, and Friends Forever: The X-Men and the Avengers, two series created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby that meet its 50th anniversary this year.
The 31st edition of the International Comic Fair of Barcelona is organized by FICOMIC will feature the participation of renowned national and interncionales cartoonists and numerous cultural and recreational activities such as exhibitions, conferences, workshops or author signatures. It will also be part of professional meetings with foreign and nationals publishers and authors. All info on the official webpage of the International Comic Fair of Barcelona.
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