Animate Europe Presents: Animating COVID-19


Europe in times of coronavirus – captured in fourteen graphic stories

Since 2013, our Animate Europe comic competition has been a vivid platform for cultural and artistic approaches to and exchange on European realities. Amidst the current situation, we are launching a special Animate Europe project: Animating COVID-19.

In-between competitions (the next round of Animate Europe is scheduled for 2021), we asked seven of our previous finalists to capture their creative interpretations of fundamental European questions during the coronavirus pandemic in on-page comics. Continue reading

On tour: our exhibition in Cologne

We just opened our exhibition at the Volkshochschule Cologne. Noelle Kroeger, one of our artists and finalist, is with us to host a workshop and talk about her work as an artist. The original comics will stay in Cologne until the end of May, so feel free to visit during that time!

For more information, visit VHS Cologne online: