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Aino Sutinen

Aino Sutinen is a comics artist and Press Officer at the Finnish Comics Society.

Helsinki Comics Festival celebrates the 100 years of Finnish comics

On the weekend of September 16th–18th the centre of Helsinki will be once again be packed withcomics artists and fans from Finland, Nordic countries and all over the planet. The 26th HelsinkiComics Festival means dozens of interviews, lectures and discussions, a massive comics fair,exhibitions, workshops and signings – and everything apart from the evening clubs is free of charge!The annually held festival is the largest comics-related event in Finland and Northern Europe and itkeeps on growing. Last year we counted 100 programme slots, 25 exhibitions and over 15,000 visitors.

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