East London Comics and Arts Festival, or ELCAF as it’s most commonly known, is one important event in the social calendar of all those who love arts and comics. In fact, in east London, everybody keeps their social calendar free for the 14th of June because it readily marks one of the biggest and most happening comics and art festival. There is nothing like the ELCAF nor has there even been. The festival has live drawing relay races, process talks, interviews, screenings, panel discussions, workshops, stalls of the best comic publishers, and also free concerts. The program is a hell lot of fun filled and exciting festival. One of the best events to happen in June in the whole of London!
June 14th 2014 will mark the beginning of the third ELCAF. This time, the festival is going to be held at a very new and epical location in East London and it will be showcasing the plethora of amazing, very young and talented artists in the comics and graphic arts field in the whole of London and the UK. Also, some fresh new drawing talent from abroad is also going to be taking part in the event and the visitors and attendees will witness exciting and amazing new collections from publishers from the UK and also from around the world.
The artist in residence this year will be the amazing Chris Ware. 3 is going to be magic number for the ELCAF 2014 as Chris Ware will be presenting something that will leave everybody onboard surprised, mesmerized and a lot more. As it is being said, the people visiting the ELCAF 2014 will have to keep their ears to the floor and eyes to the sky to witness what Chris Ware’s 2014 ELCAF poster will be all about.
Everything has been decided and the floor has been set. All sorts of exciting and happening events have been rammed into this one special ELCAF and the journey is all set to begin in no time at all. Visitors can keep their fingers crossed to have some of the best and immersive encounters with amazing artists and take a dive into the fascinating world of comics and illustrations.
ELCAF 2014 also accepted submissions from collectives and publishers, so it is definitely going to have some new and unique collections on display as well this year. ELCAF has built a strong reputation when it comes to showcasing the best talents in the world of arts and comics, and this year isn’t going to be any less. The third edition of the ELCAF will come with all the promises of an even more exciting event, more happening and engaging than ever, and showcasing the best of the comics and arts talent their exists in the world.
The stage is set and the event is on. All you need to do is to hurry up and take your tour if you happen to be an art and comic enthusiast. This isn’t something you would want to miss.