Festival & Fair

Illustrated book

December 16th to 18th 2022

at the Centre del Carme
Cultura Contemporània

Baba Kamo is an annual initiative organized by the Associació de Professionals de la Il·lustració Valenciana -APIV and the Fundació pel Llibre i la Lectura -FULL to promote illustrated books in all their forms. A meeting place where the work of publishers, illustrators and storytellers can be shared, interdisciplinary creation can be encouraged and critical thinking and aesthetic sensitivity can be promoted.

A heterogeneous programme

Baba Kamo is an open and transversal event as it is both an illustrated book fair and a festival with a program of complementary activities, such as professional meetings, an international exhibition, children’s workshops, training sessions…


Publishing houses, bookshops and self-publishers

Open call to participate as an exhibitor in the book fair «BABA KAMO. Illustrated Book Festival and Fair». It will take place at the Gothic cloister of the Centre del Carme Cultura Contemporània in Valencia.

December 16th to 18th 2022

Terms and conditions

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Call to participate as an author or group in the exhibition of editorial illustration of “BABA KAMO. Festival and fair illustrated book”. That will take place at the Centre del Carme Cultura Contemporània de Valencia, during December 2022. An expert jury will select the editorial illustration works (published or unpublished) that will take part of this exhibition and the person or group to create the graphic image of the next edition.

Terms and conditions

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Professional meetings

and publishers

Open callto participate in the professional meeting sessions (review of illustration dossiers and commercial meetings between publishers).

13th and 14th December 2022


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Teacher training - CEFIRE


Call to participate in the free teacher training sessions at “BABA KAMO. Illustrated Book Festival and Fair”, organized in partnership with the CEFIRE-Multilingualism Area of the Generalitat Valenciana.

December 16th and 17th 2022

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Centre del Carme Cultura Contemporània


“BABA KAMO. Festival i fair of the illustrated book” is held in this ancient 13th-century convent, today converted into a major focus of cultural upheaval in the city centre of Valencia.

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