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Comic wave sweeps over the city! The 14th International Comic Artist Conference (Hong Kong)

Theme: Assembling Creative Forces for New Comic Direction

Since its inception in Japan 15 years ago in 1996, the International Comic Artist Conference (ICC) has emerged as a signature event in the international comic scene. Hong Kong is honored to host the 14th edition of the ICC in November with the theme on “Assembling Creative Forces for New Comic Direction”.

More than 300 distinguished comic artists and practitioners from Hong Kong, Mainland China, Taiwan, Japan, Korea, Malaysia and France, etc.,

will gather together at the Conference. Some of them are comic masters of their home country and earned international reputation.

Mr. Benoît Mouchart, the former art director of Angoulême International Comics Festival will give a keynote presentation to share the successful experience of the Festival. Professional practitioners in the comic industry from different countries will give speeches on their views on the future development of the industry, and share their valuable experiences on nurturing new talents and developing comic on digital platform.