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Angela Francis Archive

ELCAF x WeTransfer Award

Presenting to the world, Nicolas Burrows and The Elephant Hotel. Nicolas was the grant award winner in 2016 and throughout the process of creating his book we caught up with him to learn about his inspirations and craft. We’re thrilled to see his book develop and come to life ready for sale at ELCAF 2017. […]

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ELCAF 2017 Volunteers

ELCAF needs you! We’re on the hunt for enthusiastic, dedicated and reliable people to play a key role in helping us make ELCAF the best experience possible. Volunteers form an important of the part festivals operation so we’re looking for people who are keen to support with the install/de-install, the delivery of the events programme, […]

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Tickets Now Online

Buckle up buckaroos. Tickets for the festival now are on sale with the programme for the ELCAF Season up for all to see. In 2017, we’re bringing another selection of masterclasses to the House of Illustration, free workshops across UK, an author reception in Bristol plus a solo exhibition by Icinori at Now Gallery and […]

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AWARD 2017

Launched in 2016, the ELCAF x WeTransfer Award enables an artist in bringing a new project to life. ELCAF continually endeavours to put a spotlight on new works and find ways to support the individuals who form part of the vibrant community of comics, illustration and sequential art. The aim of the ELCAF x WeTransfer […]

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ELCAF at FOYLES

We are absolutely thrilled to announce a brand new partnership between Foyles x ELCAF. This new collaboration sees the UK’s largest independent bookshop teaming up with the East London Comics & Arts Festival to celebrate some of the best creative talent in the UK. Curated by ELCAF and taking place across Foyles bookstores, the collaboration […]

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Icinori Artist in Residence 2017

Icinori take centre stage as ELCAF 2017 artist(s) in residence. Icinori aka Mayumi Otero & Raphael Urwiller are a french design duo whose passion for design, image and form has seen them publish a staggering body of work. They often experiment with structure, colour and composition to create visual narratives that are strikingly beautiful and thoughtfully […]

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