Comic Competition: A Celebration of Comic Art
20 January 2018
10.00 am - 4.00 pm
Calling all Amateur Comic Artists!
World-famous graphic artist John Higgins will return to the VG&M on Saturday 20th January 2018 for an Art Review & Comic Competition, ahead of the exhibition closing on February 3rd 2018.
John is asking you, the public, to send in a copy of your artwork for him to critique and display in the Waterhouse Cafe in the Victoria Gallery & Museum for one day only. He will judge his favourites and award fantastic prizes! (Deadline for entries is 18th January 2018.)
You can also bring in your portfolio and John will be happy to chat to you about your artwork, sign autographs and give you tips on your technique. This will be your last chance to see John Higgins in person before the exhibition ends on February 3rd so come and join us!
Grand Prize: A beautiful silk screen set of limited edition Watchmen prints that were developed for San Diego Comic Con.
Second Prize: A signed copy of ‘Beyond Watchmen & Judge Dredd’, the book that accompanies John’s exhibition.
Third Prize: A signed hardback copy of the graphic novel ‘Razorjack’, John’s personal labour of love.
- There will also be guided tours of Beyond Dredd & Watchmen: The Art of John Higgins by curator Leonie Sedman at 12 noon and 2pm.
Free events, no booking required.