06 & 07 JUNE 2015 LEVEL 4, MENARA PGRM
Comic Art Festival KL is a creator-focused event celebrating the creativity and diversity behind the art of illustration, comic-making and related fields.

EVENT INFO

Date:
06 & 07 June 2015

Venue:
Level 4, Menara PGRM
DWC Convention Centre

Time:
10am – 6pm

Ticketing:
RM12 for a CAF KL Passport
(both days access!)

LOCATION MAP

DWC Convention Centre
Level 4, Menara PGRM
Jalan Pudu Hulu
Taman Pertama
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Nearest train station is the
RapidKL Maluri LRT Station

FLOOR PLAN

BOOTHS

PANELS

  • Our Journey to Japan
  • Breaking into
    International
    Publishing
  • Working with Editors
    & Publishers
  • Through Hong Kong's Looking Glass

Come and join the panels
as we discuss these issues
with our speakers!

  • Fishball
  • Roxan
  • Alan Quah
  • Zid
  • Slaium
  • Amir Hafizi
  • Reja
  • Gayour
  • Jerry Cho

Winners of the Malaysian Comickers' Challenge last year, listen to Fishball and Roxan as they recount their experiences that fans can only dream of: visiting a mangaka's studio, exploring Shonen Jump's offices, meeting editors of the industry, and more!

Also find out more about how you can be part of the next trip with the Malaysian Comickers' Challenge and about the MCC winner's compilation, CAFFEINE!

Many artists dream of working with the big names of international publishing, but very few actually know where to begin or what to expect.

Alan and Zid will be sharing their experiences that led them to get published with some of the biggest names in comics out there. Find out all you need to know here!

Find out what kinds of comics these big publishers are looking to publish next!!

What do editors expect from the artists they work with? What should artists look at when you begin working with the publishers today? Find out all that and more here!

A top comic artist from Hong Kong, Jerry Cho will be sharing his experiences viewing the Asian comic scene from one of the most happening comic industries in the region: Hong Kong. Also, gain insights into the Hong Kong comics scene that has created some of the most iconic comic titles in the world.

Fishball

Roxan

Alan Quah

IDW, DC, Legendary, etc.

Zid

Top Cow, Space Goat, etc.

Slaium

GEMPAK STARZ

Amir Hafizi

Maple Comics

Reja

Komik-M

Gayour

Karangkraf

Jerry Cho

曹志豪

EVENT HIGHLIGHTS

  • Jerry Cho
  • Alan Quah

Jerry Cho 《曹志豪》

Hong Kong Veteran Comic Artist

A well-known veteran of the Hong Kong comic industry, Jerry Cho is a comic artist and creative director as well as a director at the online broadcaster MD Channel.

Among his works include 七種武器 (The Seven Weapons), 邪神一,二 (The Devil 1, 2), 吸血鬼獵人 (Vampire Hunter), 神兵前傳四,五, 神兵玄奇F (Legend of the Divine Weapons), 香港關機 (Hong Kong Shutdown) and much more.

Alan Quah

Alan Quah is a Malaysian artist and founder of Komikaki Studio with Adam Chong, which has produced a few capstone projects for DC, MTVN, Top Cow, Capstone, Heroverse and DDP.

He is currently drawing for IDW's Orphan Black comic series, Legendary's The Harvester #7 and Evil Dead 2 anthology.

ABOUT US

Sequential Arts Youth Society (SAYS) are the people behind Comic Art Festival.

Sequential Arts Youth Society (SAYS Youth Society) is a volunteer-run, non-profit organisation that aims to educate the public about the ever-expanding ACG community in Malaysia. Established in 2009, its ultimate goal is to create a dynamic avenue where local and international creative talents can come together and push the Malaysian creative industry forward through innovative new ideas.

SAYS YOUTH SOCIETY
PPBM 6713/10

25A Jalan SS 4D/2,
People's Park
47301 Petaling Jaya,
Selangor, Malaysia

SCHEDULE

Schedule

CONTACTS

Enquiries
cafkl@comicfiesta.org