Jan 09

Egypt Comix Week

In connection with the third edition of the “Egypt Comix Week” (December 5th to 10th, 2016) some of the works of the Danish painter and illustrator Inger-Lise Kristoffersen was exhibited in Beit al-Sihimi in Islamic Cairo.
The exhibited artwork consisted of original prints of her evocative linocuts from the acclaimed book: “The Fly, The Man and the Unruly Girl”; a children’s book where the story is told through the expressive illustrations only.
Inger-Lise Kristoffersen visited Cairo and took part in a number of the events of the comix week.

Inger-Lise Kristoffersen is an artist trained at the Design School in Kolding from 1968 to 1972.
Kristoffersen debuted in 1979 to illustrate the picture book ” How to Dream ” written by Inge Bro. has especially illustrated children’s books, held workshops and exhibitions at home and abroad.
When Inger-Lise Kristoffersen in 2012 received support from the Danish Arts Council, she began to write her own stories for picture books without words.