The 21th Bucheon International Comics Festival (BICOF)


This is unfolded brochure of The 21th Bucheon International Comics Festival (BICOF). Left: the name of festival and the date, the places are written. / Middle: the content of the festival like guest lectures, exhibiton, etc./ Right: information of cosplay parade is written.
THE 21TH BUCHEON INTERNATIONAL COMICS FESTIVAL Comics and Beyond 2018. 8. 15 - 8. 19 Open until 9PM Korean Manhwa Museum, Bucheon Visual Culture Complex Ilwon A spectacular opening beyond Comics! 8.15(Wed) 19:00 Special Stage, Bucheon Visual Culture Complex Part 1 Red Carpet Event, VR Drawing Show, Fireworks Part 2 Cartoon×Sangbong Lee Fashion Show : <Dream of Shadow> Museum Theme Exhibit & Special Exhibit <Litmus> Exhibit The Theme Exihbit of the 21st BICOF, it showcases the intrinsic artistry and diversity of comics through the works of 20 artists including Ma Youngshin, Park Gunwoong, Song Aram, Su Shinji, Kwon Minho, Wooju + Lim Heeyoung, Yoon Minseop, and Lee Woosung. <Oh I Forgot My Wallet> Exhibit The original exihibit of the piece that caused an internet sensation. A story about a mother and daughter going through a mysterious journey after the death of a young daughter Noroo. <Picasso’s Paris> Exhibit The original of the comics <Picasso> which showed Picasso’s biography. Artists Clement Oubreri and Julie Birmant. COSPLAY 8. 18(Sat) 17:00 ~ 19:00 PARADE Bucheon City Hall ▶ ▶ Giljuro A splendid cosplay parade including floats, a marching band, a guest cosplay team, amateur cosplayers, and about 1,000 citizens taking part! Museum 5,000 Won, 5,000 Won, Market Hall 5,000 Won, 11:00-20:00 Park Zone Free, 10:00-21:00 Food Zone Free, 10:00-21:00 Ghost School Exhibit 1,000 Won, 10:00-21:00 * Admission to the Market Hall is free after 6PM * A 2,000 won cartoon love gift certificate is gifted with every purchase of the ticket (Coupang reservations excluded) ※ Because parking space is limited, public transportation is encouraged. ※ Be sure to get prior consent before taking pictures of cosplayers in the event BICOF 1, Gilju-ro, Bucheon-si, Gyeonggi-do http://www.bicof.com/

The top Asian comic festival, the Bucheon International Comics Festival (BICOF) is ready to welcome summer visitors. Designated as one of Top 10 local festivals in Gyeonggi-do for 2 years in a row, BICOF became Korea’s representative comic festival. This year, BICOF marks its 21th anniversary and talks about this year’s theme of ‘Comics and Beyond’. It consists of various programs with cartoons and webtoons for all the visitors; cartoonists, the cartoon industry, cartoon freaks and other visitors. ​It will be held from August 15 to 19 in Korea Manhwa Museum and Yeongsang Munhwa Danji(Bucheon Movie Cultural Complex).


Specific Programs:
- Exhibition: Main Exhibition, Special Exhibition, Project Exhibition, Award-Winning Exhibition
- Bucheon International Comic Fair: Comics Market

- Gyeonggi International Cosplay Festival(Gicof): Cosplay Parade, Cosplay Championship(Performances, Pose show, Dance show)


Additional Events:
Artist autograph signing event, Webtoon Concert, Comic OST Concert, Bicof Busking, Children's Amusement park, etc.


Ticket: http://www.bicof.com
For more Details: Attached PDF file