Venue1F Workshop corner
ParticipationNo reservation required
Please come to the venue on the day
ArtistRéal Godbout (bande dessinée artist)
OrganizationKyoto International Manga Museum
Kyoto Seika University International Manga Research Center
Quebec Province Government
Special SupportFestival de la BD francophone de Québec
In this event, Réal Godbout will hold lecture and workshop. At the workshop participants will be drawing with pencils based on his sketch. He will also demonstrate inking his work.
*This event will be held in French.
Artist and co-writer of the series Michel Risque and Red Ketchup, Réal Godbout was born in Montreal in 1951. He discovered comics early and began drawing in 1969, after studying for a few semesters. In the 1970’s, Réal Godbout became one of the leaders in the rebirth of Quebec comics, a period of rich in creativity that has often been called “the spring of BDQ”. Réal Godbout also works as an illustrator and has produced a series of comics for the magazine Les Débrouillards, as well as the graphic novel L’Amérique ou le Disparu, based on the work of Franz Kafka. Since 1999, he has been teaching comics at the University of Quebec in Outaouais. Real Godbout was inducted in the Canadian Comics Hall of Fame in 2009.
*Please note that the schedule, performers, and contents are subject to change.
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