Posts Tagged ‘swedish comics’

Josefin Svenske

Written by Maura Manninen on . Posted in Artists, Swedish artists

Josefin Svenske (b. 1984) is a full-time comic artist and co-founder of Kolik Förlag, one of the most diverse quality comics publishers in Sweden. In her own works, Svenske is interested in the documentary aspects of comics and in making new discoveries even from repetitive events in everyday life. Her comics have been published in the Swedish comics anthologies and magazines Galago, Utopi and Tivoli and in the comics journal Bild & Bubbla. Svenske is also one of the main teachers at the internationally renowned Kvarnby Comics School in Malmö.

Swedish and Finnish comics seminar in Helsinki

Written by Maura Manninen on . Posted in News, RokStories

Finnish and Swedish Comics Seminar

in Hanasaari Cultural Center on 18-19 November, 2011

The Finnish Comics Society and the Hanasaari Swedish-Finnish Cultural Center invite Finnish and Swedish professional comic artists to a two-day seminar in November. The main goal of the seminar is to discuss export issues related to Finnish and Swedish comics and to find new ways to cooperate. The past, present and future of Finnish and Swedish Comics will also be discussed in the seminar.

The seminar is free of charge.

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