Capital of Northern Comics

Oulu is the city of panels. The center of Oulu is a historical grid plan area where you can come across with many different cultural experiences.

Upcoming events

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    10:00 - 20:00Sarjakuvagalleria! | Comics Gallery!, Hallituskatu 7, Oulu

    Näyttelyaikaa jatkettu 18.3. saakka koronaepidemian vuoksi. Sarjakuvagalleria!

    Oulun Pohjoismaisen Sarjakuvakilpailun vuoden 2020 teemana oli lastensarjakuva. Kilpailun tulokset ratkeavat Oulun Sarjakuvafestivaalilla. Näyttelyinformaatio julkaistaan kilpailun palkintojenjaon yhteydessä.

    Aarre-Treasure: The Oulu Nordic Comics Competition 2020 exhibition.

    The Nordic Comics Competition 2020 theme  was comics for kids. The winners of a competition 2020 will be announced at Oulu Comics Festival. Exhibition information will be announced at same time.

The Oulu Comics Center has panels for every day to look, to read, to borrow, to buy and to draw. In the Comics Library, Sarjasto, you can experience panel filled moments and marvel on the spot or borrow and take home. Street art brings a riot of colors to the streets and fairways. The Oulu Comics Festival fills the city with panels once again in this year. The festival is the largest annual comics event in the arctic region. The capital of Northern Comics is a lively and inspiring meeting place in the field of comics culture. This site offers a lot of information about Oulu region’s, northern Finland’s and Arctic region’s comics.