Marriott Islamabad in collaboration with the Belgium Embassy of Pakistan is announced the most awaited comic event in the town. The comic characters of Belgium to become a reality then “Belgian Comic Strip Art”.
The exhibition started for the media persons at 4 pm on 16th March, 2017, where the media officials covered the pre highlights. Hosted by Marriott Islamabad, the comic strip was formally open for public through a ribbon cutting ceremony. The ambassador of the kingdom of Belgium give a speech in which he emphasized on the Art and culture Belgium and established us with the history of Comic Art.
The first large-scale production of comics in Belgium started in the second half of the 1920s. The comics that were available came from France and were mostly available in parts of Belgium where the French language dominated (Wallonia and Brussels). The 1920s saw the formation of many new youth magazines.