12 Apr 2018

The ADAGP and Quai des Bulles are once again joining forces to promote and encourage the work of young artists.
Applying deadline : 31 May 2018

The 2018 Revelation

After awards for Néjib (Stupor Mundi – 2016) and Robin Cousin (Le profil de Jean Melville – 2017), the ADAGP and the Quai des Bulles festival are joining forces for a third year for this Revelation, which aims to encourage the work of comics artists.

The prize is 5,000 euros (with no conditions for use) and a profile filmed by Arte and shown on the Arte website.


The selection

In June 2018, a jury made up of Quai de Bulles organisers and professionals will select ten artists who meet the following eligibility criteria:

• sole author of the selected book (drawing + scenario);

• working or living in Europe and Switzerland;

• having published a maximum of 3 albums professionally;

• with at least one of these published between 1 June 2017 and 31 May 2018.


To apply, simply send us the book(s) meeting these criteria before 31 May 2018!

Following the selection, a jury made up of artists, journalist and professionals will choose the overall winner.

The winner will be honoured at this year’s Quai des Bulles festival on 13 October 2018.



Florian Aubin/Operations Director

Association Quai des Bulles – BP 40652 – 35406 Saint-Malo Cedex (FRANCE)

+33 (02) 99 40 39 63 –


Johanna Hagege/Cultural Activity Manager

ADAGP – 11 rue Berryer – 75008 Paris (FRANCE)