Lightbox Expo Announced – A Celebration of Art

After years of holding workshops around the world with his company Schoolism, celebrated Character
Designer and Illustrator Bobby Chiu has come together with Jim Demonakos (founder/creator of Emerald City Comic Con) to bring to life an event that truly represents the art community – LightBox Expo! The event is set to take place September 6-8, 2019 at the Pasadena Convention Center and will be welcoming everyone from aspiring artists and students, to professionals and fans alike, with a focus on animation, illustration and concept art.

“It’s our love letter to the art community.”  – Bobby Chiu

Some of the biggest names across those industries are already on board for the event, including Iain McCaig, Crash McCreery, Claire Wendling, Ryan Meinerding, Daniel Arriaga, Karla Ortiz, Mike Mignola, Loish, Victoria Ying and many more to be announced.

“LightBox Expo was conceived as a way to unite the best artists in the animation, illustration, live action
and gaming industries under one roof for the ultimate celebration of art,” said Bobby Chiu, LightBox
Expo’s Creative Director.

For more information, please visit their website or follow them on social media channels (@lightboxexpo on Twitter/IG/Facebook). Inquiries regarding participating in the event, including exhibiting, advertising or sponsorship, may be directed to

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Sierra is the Editor of ArtStation Magazine.