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14. - 22. April 2018

Small Press Heaven

Independent Market 

Over 25 Swiss and international collectives present unique, wonderfully designed comic pieces. Fanzines, silkscreens and lots of other beautiful things around comic allow for further discovery.

Festivalzentrum Kornschütte
Sat. April 1 / Sat. April 8, 10 am – 8 pm
Sun. April 2 / Sun. April 9, 10 am – 6 pm



Personal and unique

Your favorite comic still needs the icing on the cake? Then get yourself a personalized signed autograph! You’ll own a unique book just for you. Or bring/buy your Fumetto-Art-Book and have it signed by the attending artist. Fumetto-Kunstbuch

Sat. April 1 / Sat. April 8
Sun. April 2 / Sun. April 9
Complete itinerary and the list of participating artists coming soon


Comic market of another kind

Want to dive back into the colorful word of comics? Rummage, browse and get lost in reading. The Comic Bus offers just that and can be found on the lot at Viscosistadt.

Hochschule Luzern – Design & Kunst, Viscosistadt
Thu. April 6, 10 am – 6 pm
Fri. April 7, 10 am – 6 pm



Old and new

A must for any comic collector! Rummage through rarities, unique pieces and proper gems, talk shop with the experts and interact with other comic fans.

Sat. April 1, 10 am – 6 pm
Sun. April 2, 10 am – 5 pm
Presented and organized by Ueli und Renate Deuble


With König Lü. Q.

Fumetto and König Lü. Q. invite everyone who loves to draw, paint and fabricate stories to get to know the joys of drawing comics. It’s guaranteed to be fun.
Präsentiert von Amsterdam

Festivalzentrum Kornschütte
Mon. April 3, 7 pm


The improv battle

Improv talent, skill and fantasy are the prerequisites
for all artists wanting to compete in the legendary drawing duel for fame and glory. This fabulous evening will be hosted by the Country-Boys of Ophelia’s Iron Vest.
Präsentiert von Appenzeller Bier

Festivalzentrum Kornschütte
Wed. April 5, 8 pm

Free admission



Treasures on paper

Blackyard, Michel Casarramona, Märt Infanger, Jared Muralt, Benjamin Güdel and Amadeus Waltenspühl present and sell posters, art print and original drawings at the poster bazaar. The artists attending will gladly answer questions to techniques in drawing and printing.

Bourbaki Panorama Luzern
Sat. April 8, 10 am – 6 pm
Sun. April 9, 10 am – 5 pm


Dubai, Shanghai, Dusseldorf, Papua Neu Guinea, Melbourne and now Lucerne

The Face-o-mat from and with Tobias Gutmann travels around the world and captures his encounters with people with abstract drawings of faces. The Basel Cartoonmuseum sends Gutmann and his Face-o-mat on a trip through Switzerland. First stop: Fumetto – International Comix-Festival

Hochschule Luzern – Design & Kunst, Viscosistadt
Sat. 8. April, 10 am – 5 pm
Sun. 9. April, 10 am – 5 pm

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