The only Greek festival exclusively devoted to comics, Comicdom Con Athens, opens its doors to the public for the 10th consecutive year, on April 25-26, 2015
International guests of this years' festival include, the Eagle Award winner Irish artistDeclan Shalvey whose work includes MOON KNIGHT, the French creator and co-founder of the independent publishing house L'Association, Patrice Killoffer, the Danish artist Peter Snejbjerg, famous for his work in series such as STARMAN and BOOKS OF MAGIC, the American Jordie Bellaire, colorist at HAWKEYE and THE MANHATTAN PROJECTS, the renowned Spanish creator of the award-winning graphic novel MARIA AND I,Miguel Gallardo, the Dutch creator of biographical comics, Barbara Stok, the American cartoonist Ulises Farinas known for his exquisitely detailed artwork and the acclaimed Polish creators Łukasz Mazur andMaciej Pałka.
Comicdom Con Athens, presents the exhibition "Great American Comics: Highlights from the Cartoon Art Museum Collection", featuring some of the most influential American comics in the history of the medium. Additional Comicdom Con Athens 2014features include film screenings, workshops for scriptwriting and illustrating, bazaar of Greek comics shops and publishers, a children's program, the Greek Comics 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!
For more information: Comicdom Con Athens 2015