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Henning Wagenbreth: “Andromeda Mega Express Orchestra“, concert poster, 2009, dkw. Art Museum Dieselkraftwerk Cottbus

“Helicopters under the fingernails”

Posters, illustrations and comics by Henning Wagenbreth are to be seen at Art Museum Dieselkraftwerk in Cottbus.More ...



Comic Festivals

Angoulême, Lucerne, Erlangen and Linz aren’t exactly European metropolises. But these cities are now integral parts of cultural life: the entire comic industry meets there on a regular basis.More ...

Comics in …

Paul Hoppe: Destinations

“Don’t set your sights too high, hunker down for the long haul instead” – German Comic Artists Abroad

Im Ausland zu arbeiten ist für viele Comiczeichner, Illustratoren und Künstler ein Traum, der nur selten in Erfüllung geht. Wer es geschafft hat, möchte diese Erfahrung aber meist nicht missen.More ...

Comic Scene

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Pionierarbeit eines Comic-Lektors

Was auf dem deutschen Comicmarkt landet, entscheidet eine Handvoll Leute. Filip Kolek ist einer von ihnen. Mehr ...


    Mawil: Bycicle-Tour-Checklist, Der Tagesspiegel, July 2008 © Der Tagesspiegel

    German comics are back! Trends over the last twenty years

    Germany has been put back on the comic map. A new German comic avant-garde originated from a group of graphic artists from East Berlin.More ...

    Europe in a Balloon!

    50th anniversary of the Élysée Treaty: Comic competitions, recidencies and events


    Which trends are shaping the comic scenes of Indonesia and Germany? Exhibitions, festivals and workshops connect comic artists.

    Dossier: Comic Countries Germany and Belgium

    Goethe-Institut Belgien
    The German and Belgian comic scene

    Dossier: Comics in Germany – Comics in the Czech Republic

    In the wake of the 1989 political turning point the comic scenes in both Germany and the Czech Republic are tanking up with new self-confidence.

    Weblog: Osmose

    Comic exchange: three Brazilian comic artists travel to Germany, while three German artists explore Brazil.


    Comic-Autoren aus Europa und der arabischen Welt im Dialog

    Weblog: CityTales

    Comic artists from South-East Asia and Germany tell their “CityTales” – a new story every month.