New, up-and-coming artists to be showcased at annual event

DENVER – January 22, 2016 – Denver Comic Con (DCC), the multimedia pop culture fan event and program of Pop Culture Classroom announced today the launch of the 2016 Artist Valley Lottery.

The Artist Valley Lottery is a way to provide up-and-coming artists the opportunity to display at Denver Comic Con, June 17 -19, 2016, at the Colorado Convention Center. Eligible lottery applicants will be allowed to skip the waitlist and purchase Artist Valley table space at the event.

“We’re pleased to be able to offer this chance to showcase the best up-and-coming artists out there,” said Joshua Andrews, Exhibitor Services Manager. “It’s just one more fantastic addition to this fun, family friendly event and a great way to celebrate talented, lesser known artists.”

Interested artists may apply at from January 22 through February 21, 2016.  From the list of all eligible lottery applicants, artists will be randomly selected. The winners will be notified on February 22, 2016.

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About Pop Culture Classroom
Pop Culture Classroom (PCC) is a Colorado-based nonprofit organization that develops classroom training tools that uses comic books, graphic novels and related pop culture media to create educational engagement with students and places them on the path to lifelong learning. PCC is the organizer and producer for the DCC.

About Denver Comic Con
Denver Comic Con (DCC) is a 3-day, family-friendly pop culture fan extravaganza, featuring the best in pop culture entertainment. DCC is a program of the Colorado nonprofit Pop Culture Classroom, whose mission is to inspire a love of learning, to increase literacy, celebrate diversity and build community through pop culture education.

The Denver Comic Con 2016 presented by Bellco Credit Union is sponsored in association with Breckenridge Brewery, Westword, 106.7 KBPI, KTCL 93.3 and Xfinity. Supported by the Hard Rock Cafe and Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design. With contributions from StylinOnline and 1UP Arcade*Bar.


Media Contact:
Tara Hubner
Marketing and Communications Manager
Pop Culture Classroom / Denver Comic Con