Nordicomics in Riga

The tour continued in Riga, Latvia in 6.–11.2.2012 with the Nordicomics / Naturegraffix exhibition opening at Naba Klabs gallery on 12th February. In addition to the Riga-themed workshop every evening saw artist presentations and even a comics battle between the workshoppers and local comic artists.

The assignment of the workshop was to create comics postcard about Riga. This time round the participants were Ingrida Picukane (LAT), Oskars Pavlovskis (LAT), Esben S. Titland (NOR), Mikkel Sommer (DEN), Maria Dziarmaga (POL), Mari Ahokoivu (FIN) and Heidi Salminen (FIN). The postcards were published in April 2012.

The workshop and exhibition were organized in collaboration with Kuš!komikss and Naturegraffix and funded by Nordic Culture Point.

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.