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Junko Mizuno exhibition heads to the University of Cumbria in Carlisle

A free exhibition of art by Junko Mizuno, including paintings, drawings and sculptures, goes on display at the University of Cumbria‘s Brampton Road Campus in Carlisle, Cumbria in October – and the artist herself will make an appearance 10th October. Junko Mizuno grew up in Tokyo, Japan but now lives in San Francisco. She hasContinue reading Junko Mizuno exhibition heads to the University of Cumbria in Carlisle

Lakes International Comic Art Festival Podcast Episode 54 - Junko Mizuno

Junko Mizuno interviewed in latest Comic Art Festival Podcast

Artist Junko Mizuno created the standout poster image for the 2019 Lakes International Comic Art Festival and the event’s official podcast has a chat with her as part of their latest episode. Junko was originally born in Tokyo and her self taught style is based mainly on 1970’s and 80’s Japanese pop culture. Podcast hostsContinue reading Junko Mizuno interviewed in latest Comic Art Festival Podcast

Junko Mizuno

Creating Comics: An Interview with Junko Mizuno

We’re delighted to bring you this interview with Junko Mizuno, a comics creator and illustrator who has created the terrific promotional poster for this year’s upcoming Lakes International Comic Art Festival, and is one of many international guests who will be the weekend-long event in October. Having grown up in Tokyo, Junko is a self-taught artist,Continue reading Creating Comics: An Interview with Junko Mizuno

Lakes International Comic Art Festival 2019 - First Guests

Lakes International Comic Art Festival announces first guests, Junko Mizuno poster revealed

The Lakes International Comic Art Festival has announced its first guests for its weekend-long event in October 2019, with Early Bird Passes on sale now. Announced are Japanese manga artist Junko Mizuno, who has also provided the stunning poster art for this year’s Festival, an event focused on how comics are always Pushing Boundaries, while celebrating, asContinue reading Lakes International Comic Art Festival announces first guests, Junko Mizuno poster revealed

Robot Archie by Dave Gibbons

Dave Gibbons, Mark Buckingham art included in Lakes International Comic Art Festival auction

  The Lakes International Comic Art Festival has just launched a fund-raising auction on eBay that will help raise finds for its 2015 outreach and Festival activities which includes artwork by Dave Gibbons, French artist Boulet, Jeff Smith and artists from VIZ. All money raised from the sale of the items will go towards the LICAF 2015Continue reading Dave Gibbons, Mark Buckingham art included in Lakes International Comic Art Festival auction