Comics and illustration creative contest
Illustration by Rita Petruccioli
COMICS' HACKATHON | Comics and illustration creative contest

ARF! Festival, in collaboration with the Lazio Region, Lazio Creativo and Lazio Innova promotes the first COMICS' HACKATHON. An appointment for all creative artists, illustrators and graphic designers under 35 in Rome and Lazio, which will take place on Thursday 18 May 2017 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm at the premises of Lazio Innova, via Marco Aurelio 26 A (Colosseum area ).

Under the Lazio Creativo regional program, the contest is dedicated to the topic "Telling Aeneas" and participants will have to create a comic book, graphic illustration or artwork. Three hours of "live work sharing" for a true full immersion into concept, design and setting of works under the guidance of a team of highly experienced tutors, professional authors and cartoon school teachers and illustration of Rome.

After that, participants will have another five days to work their work in its final version and deliver it to your tutor, which a jury of experts will select and award on Sunday 28 May during ARF! Festival in the meeting room of MACRO Testaccio of Rome.

To the winner a voucher of 1000 euros to be spent on Amazon, and not only. The winner and the best 30 works will then be exhibited from September 2017 at the Lavinium Archaeological Museum in Pratica di Mare (Pomezia) within the exhibition "Telling Aeneas", set up and curated by ARF !, which will also publish its exclusive catalog.

The contest is aimed at all those born and / or resident in Rome and in Lazio up to the age of 35. For participation, a free subscription is required through this link: