International guests of this year’s festival are the veteran British screenwriter John Wagner, co-creator of – among others – Judge Dredd, the accredited British scriptwriter Jamie Delano (HELLBLAZER), the talented Italian designer Matteo Scalera, famous by his designs for SECRET AVENGERS and DEADPOOL, with significant career in his country, and the upcoming Turkish designer Mahmud Asrar.
Comicdom Con Athens, in collaboration with the Hergé Museum, presents for the first time to the Greek audience a retrospective exhibition about Tintin and his creator entitled The Life and Work of Hergé. Visitors have the opportunity to learn about Hergé’s journey and view original pages from Tintin’s adventures from up close.
Additional Comicdom Con Athens 2013 features include film screenings, workshops on the arts of scriptwriting and illustrating, a Greek comics stores’ and publishers’ bazaar, kids programme, the Comicdom Awards – the only prizes exclusively awarded to Greek comics creators – as well as the popular Cosplay Competition. The Competition is for the first time this year a national qualifying competition for EuroCosplay 2013. The winner will represent Greece in the European Cosplay competition, at the London MCM EXPO.
For more info: www.hau.gr
Photo TinTin Reporter: © Hergé/Moulinsart 2013
|Dates: 19/04/2013 – 21/04/2013 Place: Athens. Venue: Hellenic American Union, 22 Massalias str., Kolonaki. Op. H.: 11:00 – 21:30|