The Second International Alternative Press Festival is upon us - and here's a run down of all the events taking place this weekend in London...
Thursday 2nd August
6pm - 9pm: Lamb's Conduit Street Exhibitions: Private View
11 Shops, 13 Artists, one Street! Come along, see original comix art and illustration and chat with the artists.
Friday 3rd August
7pm - 9.00pm: The Comix Reader Issue 4 Launch & Exhibition: Private View
Come and celebrate the launch of the UK's best underground comix newspaper, see original artwork from the new issue, meet the artists and pick up your copy! Details here.
Saturday 4th & Sunday 5th August
International Alternative Press Festival Main Fair
11am - 5pm Admission: £3
Two days in Holborn's Conway Hall, a massive fair with over 100 exhibitors selling Zines, Comix and tonnes of other self published art. A separate room of workshops. A mini spoken word festival, storytelling & live drawing. See the IAPF website for more details.
Until 15th August: HUNG! at Orbital Comics
An exhibition of the work of Dave Ziggy Greene. Comic artist for Private Eye, Charlie Hebdo and Meme Pas Mal (France). Original art, posters and some work by Dave's French colleagues. Details here.
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