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New Hunt Emerson exhibtion opens in Birmingham

Just opened at the Primitivo Bar in Birmingham is a fantastic exhibition of art by this year’s Sergio Aragonés International Award for Excellence in Comic Art winner Hunt Emerson, which runs until February 2019. It includes a splendid Calculus Cat silkscreen print, made specially for this exhibition. Hunt’s career spans all-ages comics like The Beano as well as moreContinue reading New Hunt Emerson exhibtion opens in Birmingham

Britain’s Coolest Comic Convention Returns to Birmingham on Saturday

With the autumn convention season now in full swing it’s time for the spotlight to shine on England’s Second City once again as flocks of comics fans and cosplayers descend onto Birmingham City Centre for the annual International Comic Expo known as ICE on Saturday 15th September. Held at the shiny new Birmingham Conference andContinue reading Britain’s Coolest Comic Convention Returns to Birmingham on Saturday

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Comic Stars head for Birmingham for this year’s International Comics Expo

Some of the biggest names from the world of comic book art and publishing will be descending onto the Studio Venue in Birmingham city centre this coming weekend for this year’s International Comics Expo. The International Comic Expo, or ICE as it is known by the fans, plays host to over 30 top artists and writersContinue reading Comic Stars head for Birmingham for this year’s International Comics Expo

Countdown to Comics Launch Pad Begins

2000AD editor Matt Smith, photographed at Bristol UK Comics Festival, 2004, holding a copy of small press comic FutureQuake Add a Caption Save CaptionCancel This summer, a unique event takes place at The Studio, Birmingham, bringing together seasoned professionals and aspiring creators from around the world with one thing in common: a passion for comics.Continue reading Countdown to Comics Launch Pad Begins