Artist Alley

Beyond being just entertainment, anime and manga stirs many to follow their inspiration. From illustrated prints to doujinshi to costume accessories, you’ll find the brilliant work of hundreds of artists from here and from around the world! Head over to the Grand Ballroom of the San Jose Convention Center during the following hours  to engage with creative minds.

  • Friday: 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm
  • Saturday: 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
  • Sunday: 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
  • Monday: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

We are also pleased to host the very talented cosplay designer, HokuProps. Find them in the Artist Alley throughout the convention, or sit in on one of their panel sessions

Due to popular demand, our digital Artist Alley is returning for those who want to explore our Artists’ online shops! Check out all the talented creators in our Virtual Artist Alley here.

Check out the map and list of artists here.

For the latest information on FanimeCon Artist Alley, stay up to date with the FanimeCon Facebook and Twitter, and if you have any questions, you can check out the Artist FAQ or email us at

FanimeCon Creative Team

Curious about the art that appears on the website, badges, or in the program guide that you’re holding right now? Wondering who all these cool characters are? Visit the official FanimeCon illustration and design team in the Artist Alley. We’d love to hear from you!