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Museum for comic strip art Rotterdam bankrupt

Museum for comic strip art Rotterdam bankrupt

The Strips! Museum, the museum of comic strip art, in Rotterdam, is bankrupt. That leaves the curator Thursday, know. He looks at whether a restart is possible or that the furniture will be sold.

The comic strip museum to the Wijnbrugstraat has a year sustained, in september 2016 was opened.

The comic strip museum hoped four years after the opening of 85,000 visitors per year to attract. Curator Laurens Prickartz the figures over the past period are not ready, “but it will not be enough'”.

The museum was mainly run by a large group of volunteers. Only a few people had a paid job. The furniture is for a part loan. What the collection could muster know Prickartz not. “It’s a very specific niche market.”

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