Sofia Comics Expo Starts In Sofia On August 15

Society » CULTURE | August 14, 2014, Thursday // 13:44| Views: 2690 | Comments: 1
  • Send to Kindle
Bulgaria: Sofia Comics Expo Starts In Sofia On August 15 Photo:

The first international exhibition of comics in Bulgaria – Sofia Comics Expo – opens for the public on August 15 in the gallery of the Union of Bulgarian Artists. 

It is on the first floor of the gallery at 6 “Shipka” street and will be on till September 15.

The rich collection includes over 1200 works by 170 artists from 16 countries: Australia, Argentina, Belgium, Bulgaria, Germany, Denmark, Spain, Poland, Russia, USA, Serbia, the Netherlands, France, Croatia, Czech Republic and Switzerland.

As part of the expo, on September 4 and 5 will be held a conference on comics, cinema and animated movies and several workshops on classical and digital drawing techniques in the period September 8-13. 

The event is funded by the Culture Programme of Sofia Municipality and is held in support of the bid of Sofia and the southwestern region for European Capital of Culture – 2019.

Culture » Be a reporter: Write and send your article
Tags: Sofia Comics Expo, comics, workshops, international, exhibition, European Capital of Culture All Are Welcome! Join Now!
Please, log in to post a comment.
» To the forumComments (1)
Seedy - 18 Aug 2014 // 09:14:10

I hope there'll be at least some mention of the most comic thing to happen here in years - Dogan's performance during the "assassination attempt"...... ;)

Bulgaria news (Sofia News Agency - is unique with being a real time news provider in English that informs its readers about the latest Bulgarian news. The editorial staff also publishes a daily online newspaper "Sofia Morning News." (Sofia News Agency - and Sofia Morning News publish the latest economic, political and cultural news that take place in Bulgaria. Foreign media analysis on Bulgaria and World News in Brief are also part of the web site and the online newspaper. News Bulgaria