It’s official: Kaunas Comics Residency (KCR) has opened the door in November 2016.
After long-lasting and crucial selection (while we’ve received so much and so good proposals) French artist Benjamin Courtault has been announced as the winner of the first KCR competition! From November 1 till November 30, 2016 he was the special guest artist of KCR.
During his stay at KCR Benjamin Courtault was also holding a two-days workshop for selected students of Vilnius Academy of Arts. The Artist presentation at the beginning of the workshop and during the closing event next day was open to all interested. Presentation of Artist-in-Residency works together with the students works created during the workshop took place in the Gallery of Vilnius Academy of Arts.
The workshop and the exhibition were organized in cooperation with BA study programme of Applied graphics of Vilnius Academy of Arts. The first KCR project was partially supported by Kaunas Municipality.