Image workshops in schools

The Arts and Cultural Education Courses (PEAC) and Greater Angoulême are launching "the new image workshops" in 2019.
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Gurnah's home

A residence of artists in the Valley of the Kings

The French Institute, the International Comics and visual arts center, Greater Angoulême, and the City of Angoulême are associated to develop an artists' residence in Upper Egypt.
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Let's the year of comics begin!

Here we are, the year of comics is officially launched with his first big event: the opening of the international comics festivalRead more


2020 French national year of Comics !

At the initiative of the Ministry of Culture, 2020 was declared the "year of comics". A proposal to help the authors following the report of the director of the City of Comics.
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Creative Cities Solidarity with Wuhan

UNESCO Creative Cities have shown their support for the city of Wuhan, which is facing an unprecedented health crisis.Read more


"The Readers' Bubble": launch of the 2019/2020 selection

In partnership with the International City of Comics

On Friday, November 15, 2019, the 6 comic book titles selected for the 4th edition of "The Readers' Bubble" were unveiled.
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UNESCO : We did it!

This week, Xavier Bonnefont, Angoulême City's Mayor, proudly announced the entering of the city to the UNESCO Creative Cities Network:Read more


Angoulême, candidate for the UNESCO creative cities network!

Angoulême wishes to join the 180 creative cities of UNESCO and in particular those of the "Literature" category in order to have this identity recognized comic which is its own, built on an ancient and innovative experience.
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