Stéphane BEAUJEAN, Art Director of the Angoulême International Comics Festival (FIBD), is giving a talk at the exhibition « The Pitch of tension – Hong Kong Comics power » at Comix Home Base from July 13 to August 7 after its début at Festival international de la bande dessinée d’Angoulême 2017.
(Image : Hong Kong Arts Centre)
Stéphane Beaujean holds a postgraduate degree in comparative literature and worked as a teaching assistant in methodology and taught French as a foreign language (FLE) at the International Relations Office of the University of Paris XIII from 2002 to 2008. As the manager of the second-hand bookstore Aaapoum Bapoum in Paris, Stéphane Beaujean worked at the same time as a journalist and comic book critic for Les Inrockuptibles, as well as the film reviews Trois Couleurs and Chronicart. He was the creator and editor-in-chief of the KaBoom, a bi-monthly publication directed by Benoit Maurer, for four years. He recently quitted all these activities to become the Art Director of the Angoulême International Comics Festival (FIBD).
Date : July 29 2017 Saturday
Time : 4-6pm
Location : Exhibition Venue, 2/F, Comix Home Base (7 Mallory Street, Wan Chai)
RSVP : http://www.chbonlineregistration.com/event.php?lang=&en=MjQ1
(Photo : Hong Kong Arts Centre)
More information on Angoulême International Comics Festival (FIBD) : http://www.bdangouleme.com/
More information on the «The Pitch of tension – Hong Kong Comics power » exhibition: http://www.hkac.org.hk/en/calendar.php?c=1&t=a&p=1&id=2139