Hey, comic fans and art lovers! It’s that special time of the year when the colorful world of comic art lights up Bangkok. Prepare to dive into the world of creativity with the BKK Comics Art Festival #2, happening in October 2023 and brought to you by bkk UNZINE and SEA Junction.
Save the Date: Sat 14th & Sun 15th of October 2023
Venue: Bangkok Art and Cultural Centre (BACC)
But wait, there’s more! This year’s extravaganza isn’t just a two-day convention; it’s a two-week artistic odyssey! From the 10th to the 22nd of October 2023, head up to the 5th floor of BACC for an awe-inspiring exhibition that will leave you spellbound.
What’s in Store for You?
Day 1 – Saturday, October 14th, 2023 (SEA Junction office, 4th floor)
10:00 AM – 10:45 AM: Dive into the world of bkk UNZINE with a panel on convention introduction, publication, and future activity plans. 11:15 AM – 12:00 PM: Roll out the red carpet! Join us for a VIP & Press Reception, featuring guest welcomes, sponsor appreciation, a press conference, and an engaging Q&A session. Plus, get the inside scoop on exciting contests!
Time to recharge those creative batteries!
01:30 PM – 03:00 PM: Unleash your inner superhero with “How to Draw Superheroes” by none other than the incredible Mike Van Orden, an American Comics Artist. Recommended for ages 13 and above.
04:00 PM – 05:00 PM: Tune in for a fascinating remote ZOOM interview with Leonie Bischoff, the author of “Anais Nin: Sea of Lies.”
05:15 PM – 05:45 PM: Discover the remarkable journey of Thai comics artist Apichart Rodwatanakul in an enthralling retrospective presentation.
06:00 PM – 06:25 PM: It’s the grand finale! Join us for the Awards Ceremony, where we’ll unveil the contest winners who represent the future of comic artistry. There will be prize giveaways, applause, and closing remarks that’ll leave you inspired.
Day 2 – Sunday, October 15th, 2023 (5th floor hall)
On this day, embrace the spirit of freeform interaction! Mingle, chat, and share your passion with the talented artists at their booths on the 5th floor hall.
Don’t forget to explore the awe-inspiring Comics Art Exhibition, open from October 10th to October 22nd, 2023, on the 5th floor. It’s a visual feast that you won’t want to miss.
The BKK Comics Art Festival #2 is your gateway to the enchanting world of comics, where imagination knows no bounds. Get ready to be captivated, inspired, and maybe even discover your own hidden talents!
Mark your calendars, comic connoisseurs. We can’t wait to see you there. Let’s celebrate the art of storytelling, one panel at a time. See you in October!