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BilBOlbul 2016

International comics festival

From: 24/11/2016 - To: 27/11/2016

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Date of last update: 02/08/2016, 17:45

10th edition of Bilbolbul, the internatinal comics festival, in Bologna from November 24 to 27, with the usual preview the week before.
A festival as usual rich in exhibitions going on till the end of the year, and featuring works by famous artists, as well as by young talents of the Italian and international scene.

Among the guests of 2016 edition, Chris Ware – one of the most famous and influential contemporary comic book illustrators, will be the protagonist of an exhibition at Fondazione del Monte di Bologna e Ravenna, one of the few exhibits in Europe dedicated to the American artist. The event is organized with the support of Fondazione del Monte di Bologna e Ravenna and in collaboration with Galerie Martel.
On show original plates and drawings taken from Jimmy Corrigan, the Smartest Kid on Earth and Building Stories. The exhibit will also feature Ware’s art development from his beginnings to the most famous works.
During the festival, Chris Ware will participate in some events and initiatives too.


Further information  and updates on the website www.bilbolbul.net

  • From: 24/11/2016
  • To: 27/11/2016

BilBOlbul International Comics Festival is part of the  network 'Bologna Contemporanea - Rete dei Festival del Contemporaneo' including the following contemporary festivals taking place every year in Bologna: BilBOlBul - Future Film Festival - XING Live Arts Week - Angelica Festival Internazionale di musica - Biografilm Festival -  Gender Bender -  www.bolognacontemporanea.it