The New Flemish Comic Strip

19/09/2017 - 03/06/2018

Their names are, just to mention a few, Judith Vanistendael, Brecht Evens and Olivier Schrauwen. Their work has been translated into several languages, and they are lauded for their artistic and script-writing quality, both at home and abroad. This fantastic success story comes as a direct result of the Comic Strip Art Commission, which was set up in 2002 as part of the Flemish Foundation for Literature. By awarding art grants as well as providing effective support with translation and international promotion, this commission has contributed to the emergence of a new highly-talented creative generation. These gifted Flemish-speaking Belgian authors most definitely deserve this large-scale exhibition that will soon be opening its doors at the Comics Art Museum…

Curators: Mélanie Andrieu and Tine Anthoni
With the support of the Brussels-Capital Region

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