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THE ARTS+ auf Frankfurter Buchmesse


THE ARTS+ is the gateway between publishing and the international creative industry. The focus of THE ARTS+ is on trading in Creative Intellectual Property. This comprises ideas, concepts, texts, images, audio content from all sectors (film/TV, art/museums, music, games, etc.).


THE ARTS+ brings together publishing and content professionals to offer them the opportunity to form new partnerships. It's all about cross-industry interaction and marketing of Creative Intellectual Property. THE ARTS+ showcases innovative content, creative business models and latest technologies.

THE ARTS+ programme 2023

A nexus between the publishing sector and creative industries, THE ARTS+ united publishing and content experts from around the globe, helping to forge new connections across different sectors. This year's multifaceted programme, featured compelling events and insights into AI/VR, licensing law, as well as trends in film, anime and manga.

Speaker auf der AldusUp Stage

Diverse and interdisciplinary: introducing our new Aldus Up Stage

The Aldus Up Stage – a platform replete with diverse specialist events covering subjects like education, translation grants, inclusion, digital transformation, AI and VR, the license trade and sustainability. A lot of key events took place at THE ARTS+, the vital link between the world of publishing and creative sectors.

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Aldus Up, the network of European book fairs

Aldus Up presented itself at the stand in hall 4.1 G19 with informative events revolving around the topics of accessibility, inclusion and reading habits. Aldus Up, the network of European book fairs, is a large-scale collaborative project co-funded by the European Union's Creative Europe programme.

Speaker auf der AldusUp Stage

Aldus Up Stage

The Aldus Up Stage offered a multi-facetted professional programme covering education, translation funding, inclusion, digitalisation, licensing, sustainability, AI and VR. The weekend programme had a focus on education and book presentations.

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Frankfurter Buchmesse 2023

Frankfurter Buchmesse's media library

Our media library offers a collection of all the highlights from our events for professional and private audiences. Browse through a wide range of events and discover conferences, readings, talks, podcasts and performances from past fairs.

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