Events at Österlen
Inauguration of the exhibition COMIX 2021
17 Sep at 13:00 - PM16:00Free
Lasse Åberg has made a selection of paintings and pictures from his large comic book collection especially for Österlens Museum in collaboration with Skillinge Comic Book Festival 2021. The exhibition spans almost a hundred years of the comic book's history. With original drawings from the earliest Phantoms and Superman, 1960s MAD magazines and Ture Sventon, and 1970s paintings by Jan Håfström, Marie Louise Ekman, Jan Lööf and Carl Johan De Geer, works of art influenced by comics. Until today's new Swedish cartoonists such as Martin Kellerman, Sara Granér and Joakim Pirinen. In addition, hundreds of characters, old men, models of various heroes from the world of comics are shown. An unusual exhibition with a wonderful mix of comics, art and kitsch - COMIX 2021. Lasse Åberg, curator, and Rolf Classon, festival general for Skillinge Comics Festival, are on site in the afternoon. We follow current restrictions from the Swedish Public Health Agency, which can limit the number of visitors to the exhibition space. The exhibition runs until 16/10. Fri entrance.