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A COMICA REVIEW BY:

TRIPWIRE


The following review appeared in the UK comics magazine Tripwire in July 2003.

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Reviews

"The ICA treats comics the way they should be: as contemporary art."
Sci Fi London

"...some of the UK's sharpest cartoonists gathered at the ICA in London for a unique test of creativity and endurance: a 24-hour comic marathon, during which each artist was challenged to create a spontaneous 24-page story."
The New Statesman

"I arrived to find a queue for the sold-out event stretching out of the building."
Paul Tierney

"A Comica event - but at the V&A?!"
Jinty

"5 Stars... a superb exhibition."
Time Out

"British preconceptions of graphic novels are changing as exhibitions such as Comica expose the challenging work out there."
Design Week

"...one of the most interesting and high quality celebrations of comics the country has ever seen."
Ninthart

"...will be talked about by those who saw it for years to come."
Bart Beaty

"Comiket... was packed to bursting with enthusiastic, earnest artists hustling their work."
Mike Leader

"The ongoing stream of Comica-related events throughout the year spoils us..."
Andrew Salmond