Lakes International Comic Art Festival Guests Jibé, Pierre van Hove, Benoit Peeters, Arthur de Pins, Fabien Toulme, Alessandro Tota and Nicolas Wild.

More European Comic Creators join October’s Lakes International Comic Art Festival line-up

The Lakes International Comic Art Festival 2019 has announced a number of European comic creators who will be heading to Kendal in October for this year’s weekend-long Festival. Joining the recently-announced Belgian and Belgium-based creators Serge Baeken, Ephameron, Loic Gaume, Ben Gijsemans, Valentine Laffitte, Pascal Lemaitre, Marine Schneider,Judith Vanistendael.and Joris Vermassen will be Jibé, Pierre vanContinue reading More European Comic Creators join October’s Lakes International Comic Art Festival line-up

Charlie Adlard - 2016

Charlie Adlard wins Sergio Aragones International Award For Excellence In Comic Art

The Walking Dead artist Charlie Adlard won the Sergio Aragones International Award For Excellence In Comic Art at this year’s Reubens Awards, held over the weekend at the inaugural NCSFest in Huntington Beach, California. Charlie will collect his Award at the Lakes International Comic Art Festival in Kendal, Cumbria, in October. “I’m honoured, overjoyed, and humbled,”Continue reading Charlie Adlard wins Sergio Aragones International Award For Excellence In Comic Art

Hunt Emerson

Hunt Emerson wins Sergio Aragonés International Award for Excellence in Comic Art

The Lakes International Comic Art Festival has announced Hunt Emerson as the winner of the Sergio Aragonés International Award for Excellence in Comic Art for 2018. Hunt, who is highly regarded internationally for his work as a graphic novelist, and as a cartoonist for a variety of magazines including Fortean Times and Beano, was announced as winnerContinue reading Hunt Emerson wins Sergio Aragonés International Award for Excellence in Comic Art

Art by Sergio Aragonés

Who will win the first ever Sergio Aragonés International Award for Excellence in Comic Art?

As we’ve previously reported, Sergio Aragonés, the world’s fastest cartoonist, will be making a rare appearance as part of the Lakes International Comic Art Festival (13th – 15th October in Kendal, Cumbria). One of the most famous and influential living cartoonists, Sergio, perhaps best known for his work on MAD Magazine, is world renowned forContinue reading Who will win the first ever Sergio Aragonés International Award for Excellence in Comic Art?