Objective

  • Recover and preserve the heritage that the art of comics currently represents in our country. The study and promotion of an artistic legacy whose trajectory goes back 150 years.
  • To value this means of expression, of vital importance in the cultural, artistic and social formation of an important part of the community. Show the different current and future generations all the keys of it: its history and evolution, its language and expressive variants, authors and publishers, etc.
  • A Museum as a space for memory, cultural heritage, a center for exhibition and consultation, conservation and study, analysis and promotion.
  • With a special objective: the recovery, restoration, cataloguing and conservation of the Original Work of countless authors.
  • To debate through temporary exhibitions and meetings the constant evolution of the Comic as a cultural phenomenon, its complexity, its economic, technical, sociological and ideological dimensions.
  • Periodic exhibitions that will allow us to get closer to innumerable aspects of the art of comics: most prominent authors, characters, genres, graphic tendencies, publishers and schools, etc. We will also approach everything that was part of its promotional mechanics, its expansion as a mass medium: advertising, promotion and distribution, etc.
  • In short, contribute from the Museum to the recognition of those who made and continue to make this industry possible: drafters and writers, publishers and press, headers and characters … Without forgetting the original authors, true promoters of contemporary art.