Graphic Stories Vol08, 2022 | Highlights of the 8th Conference
Graphic Stories Vol08, 2022 | Highlights of the 8th Conference Detail
Graphic Stories Vol08 | T O L E R A N C E
International Conference on Visual Communication
Venue: Frederick University
Visual Communication concerns us all!
The 8th International Conference on Visual Communication, Graphic Stories, was held with great success, on March 18-20, in Nicosia, on the topic of Tolerance.
This year’s Graphic Stories included eight  lectures, three  creative workshops, an  international poster exhibition featuring designers from Cyprus and abroad, and an  interactive installation.
Graphic Stories – Among the best festivals in Europe, by EFA
Graphic Stories has been selected in the best festivals of Europe by the European Festivals Association [EFA] and was awarded the honorary seal of quality of Europe EFFE Label for the period 2019-2021. The Conference was also awarded the Badge of Invention Award for Innovation and Inventiveness, and was awarded the Remarkable Arts Festival Special Award for 2021, ranking it among the top European arts and culture events.
The Inauguration of the 6th International Poster Exhibition & the TOLERANCE Awards Ceremony were performed by the Municipal Councillor of Nicosia, Mr. Chrysanthos Fakas, on Friday, March 18th. At the same time, it was a great honor for the Honorable President of the House of Representatives, Ms. Annita Demetriou, to convey her own message about TOLERANCE, through a video that was presented to the public during the inauguration.
Many thanks to:
^ Οur guests for the great presentations: Yossi Lemel, Andreas Brandus, Babis Schoinas, Agamemnon Tatsis, Rozina Vavetsi, Costas Mantzalos, PIN | Petros Papapetrou, Panagiotis Voulgaris, Panayiota Michael.
^ The President of the Council of Frederick University, Mrs. Natassa Frederickou.
^ The Deputy Executive Director of the Youth Board of Cyprus, Ms. Maria Miltiadou for the opening of the conference.
Special thanks to:
^ Our Sponsors:
The Cultural Services of the Ministry of Education & Culture
OXRA Design Studio
^ Our Supporters:
Youth Board of Cyprus – YBC & Cyprus Computer Society
Under the auspices:
of the Municipality of Nicosia &
the Association of Graphic Designers of Catalonia
CU again on March 2023!
#graphicstoriescyprus #graphicstories #tolerance
Video review credits
Creative director: Aggeliki Athanasiadi
Visual design: Aggeliki Athanasiadi
Motion graphics: Rafael Englezos
Filming & editing: George Pantelides