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Comics in Bengal

February 9 @ 10:00 am - March 9 @ 6:00 pm

Comics in Bengal is a one-of-a-kind, captivating exhibition presented by Kolkata Centre for Creativity in collaboration with Comics Culture Collective from 9 February to 9 March at the KCC Amphitheatre. The exhibition would shed light on the evolution of Bengali comics from its inception in the 1920s to the present day. The wide array of exhibits including prints of rare newspaper strips, magazines, comic books, and some original artworks will be on display giving the audience a comprehensive idea about the dissemination of the genre and how it made its way to the popular imagination of the readers, especially from the 1960s onwards. The display would aim to celebrate the creativity, innovation, and artistry that have shaped the comic culture in Bengal.

One may immerse themselves in the captivating stories, iconic characters, and breathtaking illustrations—from horror and detective comics to advertisements and adventure comics—that have won the hearts of millions.

Details

Start:
February 9 @ 10:00 am
End:
March 9 @ 6:00 pm
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Organizer

Kolkata Centre for Creativity
Phone
033 6623 2300
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Venue

Kolkata Centre for Creativity
Dipak Road, Eastern Metropolitan Bypass, Anandapur, Adarsha Nagar, Kolkata, West Bengal 700107 + Google Map