South African Comics Calendar Of Events


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Stay up to date with upcoming events, launches, and conventions that South African (and occasionally Southern African) comics creators will be participating in.

Welcome to the South African Comics Events Calendar home page. Items will be added to the calendar and updated as information becomes available. Click on the "More Details" links under any listing to find out more about the event, including ticketing information (if applicable). Bookmark this page and follow our Twitter account for announcements and reminders.

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South AfricaExhibition: Inktober In Bohemia | A Black & White Exhibition, Cape Town
• When: Thursday, 12 October 2017, from 18:00 (opening night); Monday to Saturday, 09:00 to 17:00; exhibition closes 25 November 2017
• Where: Ahem, 77 Lower Main Road, Observatory, Cape Town, South Africa
• What: Inktober In Bohemia, a South Africans-only group exhibition featuring black and white illustrations, is opening at Ahem as part of October's Art Thursdays events in Observatory. The exhibition will comprise work by 12 artists, including comics and zine creators Anja "Nanna" Venter, Maya LeMaitre, and Stephanie Simpson.
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South AfricaExhibition: Batt Butt Supermarket, Johannesburg
• When: Wednesday, 1 November 2017, 18:30 to 21:30 (opening night) to Saturday, 25 November 2017; Wednesdays to Fridays: 09:30 to 15:00; Saturdays: 09:30 to 13:00
• Where: No End Contemporary Art Space, 60 4th Avenue, Linden, Johannesburg, South Africa
• What: No End Contemporary Art Space in Johannesburg is hosting the Batt Butt Supermarket zine and print exhibition, featuring over 70 works. New issues of Batt Butt will also be available at the event.
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South AfricaFestival: Sunday Edition #2 - November 2017, Cape Town
• When: Sunday, 12 November 2017, 12:00 to 18:00
• Where: The Old Biscuit Mill, 375 Albert Road, Woodstock, Cape Town, South Africa
• What: Sunday Edition is a new eight-event initiative taking place at The Old Biscuit Mill in Woodstock, Cape Town, that will combine music, food, and underground publishing. Of note for South African comics fans is the inclusion of zines, which will be for sale at each of the events.
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South AfricaLaunch: Hasta La Gupta, Baby!, Zapiro's 22nd Annual, Cape Town
• When: Wednesday, 15 November 2017, 17:30 for 18:00
• Where: The Yard Cape Town, Silo 4, Silo District, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town, South Africa
• What: Cartoonist Zapiro is launching his 22nd annual, titled Hasta La Gupta, Baby!, in Cape Town at The Yard. The event will include an appearance by Pravin Gordhan, the former minister of The Department Of Finance.
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South AfricaArt Meetup: Open Art Sketch Meet, Cape Town
• When: Saturday, 18 November 2017, 11:00 to 14:00
• Where: The Drawing Room, 87 Station Road, Observatory, Cape Town, South Africa
• What: Open Art Cape Town is hosting one of its regular Sketch Meetups at The Drawing Room, a café and art gallery in Observatory. While it's not specifically a South African comics event it is organised by local comics creators and you can always find some of them in attendance.
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South AfricaLaunch: Hasta La Gupta, Baby!, Zapiro's 22nd Annual, Johannesburg
• When: Monday, 27 November 2017, 17:30 for 18:00
• Where: Better Joburg Saxonwold Shebeen, 91 Oxford Road, Saxonwold, Johannesburg, South Africa
• What: Cartoonist Zapiro is launching his 22nd annual, titled Hasta La Gupta, Baby!, in Johannesburg at Better Joburg Saxonwold Shebeen.
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South AfricaLaunch: 50 People Who Stuffed Up The World, Cape Town
• When: Thursday, 30 November 2017, 17:30 for 18:00
• Where: Wordsworth Books, Gardens Shopping Centre, corner of Mill Street and Buitenkant Street, Cape Town, South Africa
• What: Cartoonist Zapiro is the artist behind 50 People Who Stuffed Up The World, a comedy/history book by authors Alexander Parker and Tim Richman that is being launched in Cape Town.
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South AfricaArt Meetup: Open Art Sketch Meet, Cape Town
• When: Saturday, 2 December 2017, 11:00 to 14:00
• Where: Eat On Main, corner of Lower Main Road and Station Road, Observatory, Cape Town, South Africa
• What: Open Art Cape Town is hosting one of its regular Sketch Meetups at Eat On Main, a restaurant a few blocks from its usual meetup point at The Drawing Room in Observatory. While it's not specifically a South African comics event it is organised by local comics creators and you can always find some of them in attendance.
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South AfricaBook Signing: Hasta La Gupta, Baby, Cape Town
• When: Saturday, 2 December 2017, 13:00 to 14:30
• Where: The Book Lounge, 71 Roeland Street, Cape Town, South Africa
• What: Cartoonist Zapiro will be at The Book Lounge in Cape Town to promote and sign copies of his latest annual, Hasta La Gupta, Baby.
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