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Programme of events for Bologna Children’s Book Fair 2018

March 26 - March 29

This is our most up to date programme of events. Partner organisation the AI (Associazione Autori di Immagini) and the EIF (the European Illustrators Forum), as well as the AOI, have put together a great programme over the four days.

The AI Stand is Pad.32, Stand A/36.

Monday March 26

10:00 AI Stand – X-Ray Portfolio Review

11:00 Stand – X-Ray Portfolio Review

10:00–11:00 Stand: Digital Doodle: free practice with Wacom Cintiq

11:00 Stand Scandicci School of Illustration presents its activities

With Candia Castellani

11:00 Stand AI HELPDESK – Professional listening point with Paolo Rui and Raffaella Pellegrino Attorney at Law: contracts, fees, copyright and professional support

12:00 Stand Illustrators live on stage: professional illustrators will share their tricks on a Wacom Cintiq HD27

14:00–16:00 Stand – X-Ray Portfolio Review

17.00 Illustrators Corner: Price It Right – Know the value of your work

The Launch of the AOI’s new campaign, with Derek Brazell, Publishing and projects manager the AOI – UK/EIF Board member, Paolo Rui, AI professional advisor and EIF Board member, Stella Di Meo AI Manager.

 

Tuesday 27 March

09:00–11:00 Stand: free practicing with Wacom Cintiq

10:00-12:00 Stand – X-Ray Portfolio Review

10:00–11:00 Stand LUCCA COMICS AND GAMES Present XI contest for illustrators and comics artist “Lucca Junior” 2018, with Sarah Genovese (contest Co-ordinatorice), Livio Sossi (President of the Jury), Paolo d’Altan (AI)

11:00–12:00 Stand The Author’s job: illustration fee survey 2018 Paolo Rui (AI-EIF), Derek Brazell (the AOI, UK)

11:30–12:30 Illustrators Corner TALK: trend and future of school publishing

With Maria Cristina Scalabrini, Mondadori Education and Silvia Razzini, Design-Graphics and Communication supervisor, Literacy & Humanities K 1-5/6-8,Pearson Italia

12:00 Stand AI HELP DESK Professional listening point with Raffaella Pellegrino Attorney at Law: contracts, copyright, trademark e licensing

12:30–14:30 Stand Illustrators live on stage: professional illustrators will share their tricks on a Wacom Cintiq HD27

12.30-13.30 Illustrators Corner PORTFOLIO: Marco Santini, Art Director DeA Planeta Libri reviews portfolios of illustrators with styles suitable for children’s books

13:00-15:00 Sala INTERMEZZO – EIF informal meeting

14:30-15:30 Stand: INK 33 – Etching and printing workshop.

Ink 33 is a printing laboratory for artistic printmaking for illustration and graphics. With: Enrico rambaldi (illustrator and Ink 33 printmaker), Annalicia Caruso (Printmaking Master).

14.00-15.00 Illustrators Corner PORTFOLIO:Marco Goran Romano, illustrator winner of the Annual Gold Award for editorial illustration

15:00-16:00 Stand: – X-Ray Portfolio Review with Andrea Musso

15:00-16:00 Illustrators Corner: PORTFOLIO Gloria Pizzilli, illustrator winner of the Annual Gold Award for comics

16:00-17:00 Illustrators Corner: ILLUSTRATORS ANNUAL 2018 AWARD CEREMONY

 

20:00: “Selfie me!” Illustrator’s Only Dinner Party

Ristorante GOLEM Golem cucina e dintorni, Piazza San Martino 3/B – 40126 Bologna. For reservations write to [email protected]

 

Wednesday 28 March

09:00–11:00 Stand Digital Doodle: free practicing with our Wacom Cintiq

10:00 Stand – X-Ray Portfolio Review

10:00 – 10.30 DIGITAL CAFÉ: seminar on self-awareness and online promotion

With Marco Goran Romano, illustrator and Gold medal Award in Editorial illustration AI – Annual 2018 and Maria La Duca, managing director magazine Illustratore Italiano

10:30-11:30 Illustrators Corner: seminar on Agent yes or no – virtues and defects of a collaboration with a foreign agency

With Derek Brazell, Publishing and projects manager The AOI – UK/EIF, Davide Bonazzi illustrator, Ivan Canu – illustrator and MIMaster Director

10:30-11:30 Illustrators Corner: Portfolio review with Silvia Razzini, Designer-Graphics and Communication supervisor, Literacy & Humanities K 1-5/6-8, Pearson Italia

11:00 Stand AI HELPDESK – Professional listening point with Paolo Rui: contracts, fees, copyright and professional support

12:00–14:00 Stand Illustrators live on stage: professional illustrators will share their tricks on a Wacom Cintiq HD27

14:00-16:00 Stand – X-Ray Portfolio Review

15:00-16:00 Stand Libera Accademia d’Arte Novalia presents its activities

With Daniele Cazzato

16:00 Stand A market in movement – the illustrators’ job and the future with Flavio Rosati

17:00 Stand Presentation of illustration competition “WE ARE THE FUTURE” Diritti a Colori 2018 – Fondazione Malagutti
With Giovanni Malagutti – President and Dr. Serena Spadini – Public relations

 

Thursday 29 March

10:00-11:00 Stand – Digital Doodle: free practicing with our Wacom Cintiq

10:30 Stand – X-Ray Portfolio review with Daniele Cazzato Libera Accademia d’Arte Novalia

11:30 Stand – X-Ray Portfolio review with Scuola di Scandicci


Details

Start:
March 26
End:
March 29
Website:
http://www.bolognachildrensbookfair.com/en/home/878.html

Organiser

Bologna Fiere
Phone:
+39 051 282 111
Email:
bookfair@bolognafiere.it
Organiser Website:
http://www.bolognafiere.it/