NORDICOMICS BALTIC VILNA EXHIBITION 4.–30.6.2012

Written by Maura Manninen on . Posted in Events, Exhibitions, News, Workshops

Place:
Comics Center Helsinki / Sarjakuvakeskus
Hämeentie 150, Helsinki
Finland

Nordicomics Baltic Tour ended in Lithuania last week. In this last workshop the participants created comics naturally about Vilnius. The theme inspired stories about such diverse subjects as the local unusual celebrities and dreams of becoming a Lithuanian lottery winner.

Comics Center Helsinki presents comics originals from the workshop. The exhibition will be open all June. Artists featured include Egle Vitkute and Egle Shaltmira from Lithuania, Ingrida Picukane and Martins Zutis from Latvia and Maura Manninen from Finland.

The Vilnius workshop was a collaboration with Kitokia Grafika and was funded by Nordic Culture Point.

www.kitokiagrafika.lt
www.sarjakuvakeskus.fi

Contact for more information:
Maura Manninen, Nordicomics coordinator
maura.manninen@sarjakuvaseura.fi

NC Baltic workshop in Riga

Written by Maura Manninen on . Posted in Events, Exhibitions, RokStories, RokTabs, Workshops

Nordicomics Baltic exhibition and workshop are going on in Riga, Latvia. The Workshop will be held from 7th to 10th February 2012. Participants came from Finland, Latvia, Norway, Denmark, Lithuania and Poland.

The exhibition at Naba Klabs  from 12th January to 12th February 2012 (Z.A.Meierovica bu)  www.nabaklab.lv

Workshop and the exhibition is organized together with the kind people of Kus! www.komikss.lv

Finnish Comics Day in Oslo

Written by Maura Manninen on . Posted in Articles in English, Exhibitions, RokStories

Finnish comics day in Oslo

History and present day of Finnish comics will be presented in Oslo Serieteket on 10th of November 2011. The Finnish comics day includes artist interweaves, presentations and the opening of the Finnish Comics Annual 2011 exhibition. The program is free of charge and open for everyone. The presentations and interweaves will be held in English.

Nordicomics and its projects are funded by Nordic Culture Point, Nordic Children's and Youth Committee – NORDBUK, and the Finnish Comics Society. All images are the copyright of their respective owners.