MCAF | Montreal Comic Arts Festival


A Successful First Conference For MCAF

Montreal, November 3rd 2021 – The Montreal Comic Arts Festival (MCAF) and the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research on Montréal (CIRM) of McGill University can definitely say “mission accomplished” following the success of the very first conference in the Festival’s history, presented as part of the anniversary program “10 Years,

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23rd Bédélys Independent Submissions Now Open

The comic arts continue to grow and evolve, and new talented creators keep popping up all the time, so fast it can be hard to keep up!

If you have new self-published work, it’s time to submit it for consideration for the Bédélys Independent Awards, a pair of prizes for the best self-published comics created in Quebec,

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Comic Arts Invitations & programming committee

International Comic Arts Conference

We are happy to invite you to the Shaking the Foundations conference!

The conference is organized by the Montreal Comic Arts Festival (MCAF) and the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research on Montreal (CIRM) of McGill University. See you on October 28, 29 and 30 at BAnQ.

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News, Conference & Comic Arts Events

A New Book Comes Off the Press

After the release of our second annual collective, X, earlier this year, MCAF is proud to present the arrival of our newest offshoot:

Itai Doshin : Aller-retour Québec-Japon

A compendium following an exhibit presented in Montreal and Japan composed of works from Quebecer and Japanese comic artists,

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A Summer With Comic Books

On August 12, I Buy a Quebec Book

Here is the opportunity to get our Marvelous Creations and Fables if you haven’t already!

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A New Campaign Sponsored By MCAF

Thanks to the support of the Conseil des arts Montréal, MCAF is sponsoring crowdfunding projects in 2021.

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Bédélys Awards, residency in the sun and MCAF 2022

The Bédélys Pay Tribute to a Giant of Québécois Comic Arts

On the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the Montreal Comic Arts Festival, the Bédélys Awards have added a new prize, the Bédélys Tribute Award.

This prize pays homage to an individual whose work has made a major impact on the recognition and promotion of the Québécois comic arts.

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Montreal, May 28, 2021 – It is with great pride that the Montreal Comic Arts Festival celebrates both the 10th anniversary of the Festival as well as the 22nd year of the Bédélys Awards. The Bédélys Awards honor the work of comic book creators from here and around the world whose work continues to break new ground in the medium.

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