Jornadas ArteCómic has for the past seven years has celebrated the Cuban comic strip. The annual event is celebrated in early July in the city of Camagüey just 500km east of Havana.

The convention features panels and workshops about the development, evolution and future perspectives of Cuban comic and Cuban creators. Also about animation and video games as substitutes for this artistic manifestation. As a counterpart, we invite each edition to a country or cultural area to expose the Cuban public about the achievements and best exponents of the comic strip in that region.

The event includes animation and video games as substitutes for this artistic manifestation. As a counterpart, we invite each edition to a country or cultural area to expose the Cuban public about the achievements and best exponents of the comic strip in that region.

The event features the diverse culture of Cuba as celebrated in its comics strips showcasing the best comic strips of each region. Foreign comics strips are also welcome to participate.

Jornadas ArteCómic will present three awards to the best comics as chosen by a panel of judges.

Alfredo Fuentes, one of the organizers of the event, stated that the workshops will include the participation of Osvaldo Pestana Montpelier and Luis Arturo Aguiar Palacios, Creation Awards of Ojalá Studies in 2012, in the category of Comics, and other recognized Exponents of the genre.

ArteCómic will also have workshops on screenwriting, creation and comic writing, a panel dedicated to the hybridization of language in comics, animations, video games and contemporary audiovisual difficulties; And another on the promotion of the Cuban comic strip.

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Jornadas ArteCómic has for the past seven years has celebrated the Cuban comic strip. The annual event is celebrated in early July in the city of Camagüey just 500km east of Havana. The convention features panels and workshops about the development, evolution and future perspectives of Cuban comic and Cuban...