The CosmoCaixa commemorates the 50th anniversary of the arrival of man on the Moon by Tintin, the comic character created by Hergé, the exhibition “Tintin and the Moon. Fifty years of the first manned expedition. ”
The sample allows to go back to July 20, 1969, when for the first time the man arrived on the Moon aboard the ship “Apollo 11”.
Almost 20 years before but Hergé had prepared the trip to the Moon by publishing between 1950 and 1953 “Objective: the Moon” and “Landing on the Moon.”
Speaking to the ACN, Elisa Durán, deputy general director of the Banca La Caixa Foundation, said that they want to add “knowledge and artistic expression through comics” in the exhibition.
The exhibition can be visited from Monday until May 26, 2019.
- (+ info) CosmoCaixa Tintín y la Luna