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Asterix, Obelix and Dogmatix

Asterix in Britain!

Asterix in Britain: Life and Work of René Goscinny Jewish Museum London presents a major retrospective exhibition on the life and work of René Goscinny (1926-1977), the ingenious writer of beloved comics such as Astérix and Lucky Luke, an artist who revolutionised the genre and dissolved the divide between learned and popular culture. Over 100 items […]

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Herne Bay Cartoon Festival 2016

Herne Bay Cartoon Festival 2016

The fourth Herne Bay Cartoon Festival takes place this month. The festival’s flagship live event will be held, as usual, in the Bandstand on the seafront, on Sunday 31 July. More than 20 cartoonists from all over the country will be there to draw big board cartoons, cartoon murals, caricatures and to host workshops. There […]

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Macc-Pow!

Macc Pow! and Phono+Graphic in Macclesfield

A welcome addition to the increasing comic and cartoon event calendar is MACC-POW! a celebration of graphic art for Barnaby Festival. Macclesfield comic artist Marc Jackson, whose work appears in The Beano, has invited some of the big names in comic art to be part of Macc Pow, Macclesfield’s first mini, yet mighty comic convention, this June. […]

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Bill Stott

NOT the RA Summer Exhibition

To coincide with the opening of the Royal Academy’s annual Summer Exhibition, Chris Beetles Gallery & the Professional Cartoonists’ Organisation have rallied 27 of Britain’s finest cartoonists to provide a satirical take on the history of art. With over 75 original works for sale, the show is a celebration of history’s masterpieces, and an antidote to the […]

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