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2015 Edition of CairoComix : The First Comics Festival in Egypt
CairoComix : The First Comics Festival in Egypt : this inaugural edition which aims to promote the IX art, especially arab comics.
Most importantly, during 4 days in September and October 2015, Cairo Comix gathers Arab cartoonists from different country (artists from Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt, Tunisia and Morocco). Indeed, among the international guests: Mohamed Amine Bilal from Casablanca (Skefkef Magazine: appeared in 2014).
We also note that the idea of establishing the CairoComicx Festival was for a group of a team of young Egyptian artists, painters and authors.
Second, on the program of this festival, 4 days of meetings with authors and illustrators, sales stands and evenings of discussions and exchanges. Cairo Comix was created by a collective of Egyptian comic artists and authors.
Fiche technique :
- Edition: 1
- Period: From 30 September to 3 October 2015
- Theme: Opening Festival
- Guests of honor: Several comics arab authors
- Place: Cairo
Finally, you can find here interesting links and URL about this Festival:
- CAIROCOMIX – The official website
- Comics Enthusiasts Rejoice as CairoComix Festival Kick-Starts in Egypt
- The archive of the festival CairoComix
- Cairo Comix Con
- Internet Archive: Cairo International Comics Festival 2015