The new frontier - Launch new comics 2021

OPEN ART WEEK is pleased to announce the launch of a new collaboration and comic collection created by Swedish collectives Tusen Serier and Hybriden for the first episode of the New Frontier series.

7 new posters-adventures of 8 international artists, coordinated by Mattias Heltforp, will be available online from 7 May 2021 on the OPEN ART WEEK website.
The works in display will join the global exhibition of The new frontier which currently include over 30 comics signed by international artists.
A digital show solely devoted the Swedish participation to La nuova frontiera will also be on view on the websites of Tusen Serier ( and Hybriden (, where the new works will be exhibited digitally in partnership with Malmö Kulturnämnd.

The artists participating to the 2021 edition of The new frontier are: Amalia Alvarez, Ana Biscaia, Felipe Kolb Bernardes, Mattias Elftorp, Leviathan, Elida Maiques, Julia Nascimento.

The new frontier
The new frontier is a comic art project launched in 2019 to draw the attention to the most significant « contemporary frontiers » of our time, thanks to the imagination of independent cartoonists, play-writers and graphic designers. The project is realized in collaboration with the Biblioteca delle Nuvole (Italy) and the collectives Lab619 (Tunisia) and Fokus Illustration (CH). 37 artists from more than 10 countries have participated to date.