Art Show


July 20th through July 23rd

Additional information will be added, and some information may change as the convention approaches, so please check back often.

The Comic-Con Art Show is open to the public... you do not need a badge to come in and enjoy, or purchase artwork. However, everyone entering the Art Show is expected to comply with all Terms and Conditions expected of our attendees.

You’ll see numerous original drawings, paintings, sculptures, and pieces of jewelry -or “more unusual” items, all created and displayed by professional and amateur artists. In 2022, more than 700 items were sold by the 98 artists exhibiting in the Comic-Con Art Show.

If you want to add something to your collection, many of the pieces are offered for purchase by Silent Auction* or Quick-Sale.

Bidder numbers and Art Show information can be obtained from the administration table inside the Art Show. You must be 18 or older and have legal identification to purchase artwork, and payments may be made with cash or credit card..

The Art Show also displays the nominated books and comics for this year’s Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards. Come and see the best new works of the year!

For your convenience, the Art Show is open one hour after the Exhibit Floor closes on Thursday, Friday, and Sunday to make it easier to bid on, or pick up your art.


Thursday: 11:00 AM–8:00 PM
Friday: 9:00 AM–8:00 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM–6:00 PM
Sunday: 9:00 AM–6:00 PM

*Silent Auction Final bidding closes Saturday at 6:00 PM. Winning bids are posted at 9:00 AM Sunday morning.
Any Voice Auctions begin at 11:00 AM Sunday Morning.

All purchased art must be picked up Sunday by 6:30 PM.

Quick-Sale items must be paid for immediately and picked up the same day.



Dear Artist,

We hope you will consider exhibiting your artwork at the 2023 Comic-Con Art Show.

Comic-Con welcomes well over 135,000 attendees and exhibitors, making our event the premier event of its kind in the world. Among those attending are professionals from all areas of the popular arts including, but not limited to, comic book artists, writers, creators, and publishers, television and film writers, directors and executives, and artists of varying disciplines.

If you would like to have your work displayed in the Art Show, please be sure to return to this page when the application goes live, read the art show rules, and submit the application.

Thank you so much,

The Art Show