11. – 13. 5. 2018.

HDLU, Trg žrtava fašizma 16, Zagreb

Croatian Children’s Comics – Krešimir Biuk

The Children's Programme of the 21st edition of the International Comics Festival CRŠ - Zagreb Comic Con brings us a great exhibition of one of the most productive Croatian cartoonists Krešimir Biuk. The exhibition will include original pages, covers, sketches and...

Julio Radilovic Jules – Through Decades Past

The exhibition "Julio Radilović Jules - Through Decades Past" will take place from 11th to 13th May 2018 in Mestrovic Pavillion in Zagreb, marking Jules' 90th birthday and 65 years of his career. Jules is one of the legends of the Croatian cultural scene and the last...

Zagor – 50 Years in Croatia

On the occasion of the 50th anniversary from the first Croatian issue of a Zagor comic in Croatia, the exhibition "Zagor - 50 Years in Croatia" will take place from 11 May to 13 May 2018 in the PM Gallery of the Home of Croatian Association of Fine Artists, as part of...

Stan Sakai – A Retrospective

From 11th to 13th May 2018, at the Bačva Gallery and Artists' Club of the Meštrović Pavillion in Zagreb, fine art and comic lovers will have a unique opportunity to see a retrospective exhibition of the cult Japanese-American cartoonist and comic book creator Stan...

Guests

Stan Sakai

Stan Sakai is a third-generation Japanese American. He was born on May 25, 1953 in Kyoto, Japan, and grew up in Hawaii where he studied Fine Art. Later, he attended the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, CA, where he still lives today. He began his career by...

Matthieu Bonhomme

Matthieu Bonhomme was born in Paris in 1973. As a small child he taught himself to read with the help of comic book albums by Franco-Belgian comic artists Morris, Peyo, Franquin. Later on, he obtained a degree in Applied Arts and met Rossi and Mézières, who introduced...

Julio Radilović Jules

Julio Radilović, a.k.a Jules, was born 25 September 1928 in the Slovenian city of Maribor, but has lived in Zagreb since 1939. He began his career in 1952, making the comic 'Neznanac' for Horizontov Zabavnik. A couple of years later, he began working for the German...

Alessandro Piccinelli

Alessandro Piccinelli was born in 1975 in Como, Italy. He graduated from Setificio Technical Institute with a degree in textile design in 1995, and immediately began studying drawing at Scuola del Fumetto in Milano, graduating in 1999. From 1997 till 2000 he worked as...

Mauro Laurenti

Mauro Laurenti was born in Rome in 1957, where he finished a high school specializing in arts and the Academy of Fine Arts. He then started collaborating with Studio Leonetti and worked for Renzo Barbieri ("Donna Blu"). He drew comics for Acme publications under the...

Moreno Burattini

Comic book writer, author, critic, curator, bookseller and collector of comics and dramatist, Moreno Burattini was born on September 7, 1962 in San Marcello Pistoiese, but moved to Florence at a very young age. Passionate about comics from early on, he wrote his...

Joevito Nuccio

Joevito Nuccio was born on June 2nd 1970 in Chicago, where he graduated from the Institute of Art in 1989. In 1997 he took a comics course taught by Gianni Allegra at the University of Palermo. He obtained a degree in architecture in 1999 and began working as a...

Horacio Altuna

Horacio Altuna was born in Cordoba in 1941, and made his debut in Argentina in 1965. He began a longtime collaboration with the publishing house Editorial Colomba in 1967, where he co-created characters like Big Norman (with writer Robin Wood), Hilario Corvalán (with...

Roland Boschi

Roland Boschi, a comic book and animation artist, was born in the South of France in 1975. In the US, he started out by doing a short story in The Big Book of Weird Wild West for DC Comics. Since his run on Ghost Rider with Jason Aaron in 2008, he has worked on the...

Mario Alberti

Mario Alberti (born May 7, 1965) is an Italian comic book artist and writer known for his works on the collections Nathan Never, Legs Weaver, Morgana and Redhand, and for his cover work, in particular for DC Comics. He started creating comics before he could even...

Nenad Barinić

Nenad Barinić was born on May 10, 1972 in Zagreb, and lives in Vukovar. Barinic is a comic artist and illustrator, designer, comic workshop facilitator, airbrush artist, constructor and designer of fishing lures, fishing journalist, blogger for Večernjak's...

Edmond Lee

Edmond Lee has been a passionate sales professional in the licensing, publishing and comics business for more than 10 years, acquiring his first professional experience in comics with the French comic book publishing house Glenat in 2004. There he managed the...

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