Cartoon Crossroads Columbus (CXC) is a free, city-wide, four-day arts festival hosted every year by people and places with a passion for cartoon arts. CXC connects the global family of cartoon storytellers, comic makers, and animators with the people who love and are inspired by their art at a variety of venues throughout Columbus. Events include films, talks, book signings, panels, and workshops, and the Comics Expo and Marketplace.
Guests this year include Jessica Campbell, Hartley Lin, Jeff Smith, Kazu Kibuishi, Jim Woodring, and Charles Vess. Stay tuned for more details!
Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum will be hosting speakers, events, tours, and a reception on Thursday and Friday. The festival continues on Saturday and Sunday at other venues around Columbus.