The most Belgian of all comic strip cowboys has enjoyed international success since his debut in 1946, with millions of albums sold. Even today, a quarter of a century after the death of his creator.
The Dutch author absorbs influences from all major comic book traditions and aims her work at an eminently international audience.
Autobiographical comics are her trademark, but even in a book about the classical philosopher Hipparchia, Barbara Stok arrives at a theme that also resonates in her other work: the need for a conscious and simple life.
Olivier Schrauwen (1977) may not be a household name in international art circles yet, but this Flemish cartoonist is slowly gathering acclaim from general media and specialized comics circles all around the globe. Recently, his colourful ...