BCAF Partners with Comicpalooza for Groundbreaking Collaboration


San Francisco, CA - The Black & Brown Comix Arts Festival (BCAF), celebrated for showcasing the creativity of people of color in the comic arts and popular visual culture, is thrilled to announce a new partnership with Comicpalooza, Texas’ largest popular culture event. This collaboration kicks off with a pilot series of panels at this year's Comicpalooza, scheduled for Memorial Day weekend in Houston, Texas.

Recently named one of America’s Ten Best Art Festivals by USA Today in 2024, BCAF’s new alliance with Comicpalooza marks a significant step in its mission to elevate the visibility of diverse voices in the arts. BCAF will curate high-level panels and bring renowned guests to enrich the cultural tapestry of Comicpalooza, enhancing the event's diverse programming and commitment to inclusivity.

“This partnership represents a dynamic platform for artists of color to connect with wider audiences and showcase their incredible work on a significant stage,” said Dr. Stanford Carpenter, the chair of the advisory board of BCAF.

“Our collaboration with Comicpalooza aligns perfectly with our goal to celebrate diversity and creativity, and we are excited to bring unique content that resonates with attendees and inspires the community.”

Comicpalooza is known for its expansive array of content spanning various genres and media, making it the perfect venue for BCAF’s enriched programming. Attendees can look forward to a Memorial Day weekend filled with engaging discussions, high-profile guests, and an unparalleled celebration of cultural diversity and artistic talent.

Head to comicpalooza.com for more information about Comicpalooza's events.