April 2014

Lecture & Signing: Strips & Stories

On april 26, 2014 I will be lecturing from my new book Vita Obscura at the great comicstore Strips & Stories in Hamburg. It starts at 7 p.m. Come by and see!

 

 

 

Strips & Stories

Seilerstraße 40

20359 Hamburg

www.strips-stories.de

 

 

Signing: T3 – Terminal Entertainment

On april 25, 2014 I will be in Frankfurt am Main, signing my books at the comicstore T3 – Terminal Entertainment from 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Please contact the store for your personal time slot. Hope to see you!

 

T3 – Terminal Entertainment

Große Eschenheimer Straße 41a

60313 Frankfurt am Main

www.t3ffm.de

 

 

 

Publication: "Le Monde diplomatique: Comics zur Lage der Welt"

 

In 2013 the german edition of Le Monde diplomatique which is accompanying the Tageszeitung that day included a fullpage comic of mine. that told a very personal story about the sketchbook my great-grandfather had during the second world war. 

This story is now reprinted in a collection named "Le Monde diplomatique: Comics zur Lage der Welt".

 

"Le Monde diplomatique: Comics zur Lage der Welt"

EUR 29,00

Hardcover: 64 Pages

ISBN: 978-3943143898

Publisher: Reprodukt 

 

 

 

Publication: "GEOlino extra #45"

For the new issue of the magazine "GEOlino Extra" I made a double paged illustrations about the FIFA World Cup bids work and the whole circus around it.

 

"GEOlino Extra # 45: Fußball"

EUR 6,50

Publisher: Gruner & Jahr AG Co. KG

 

March 2014

Lecture: "Museen für Kunst und Gewerbe"

On march 30, 2014 at 2 p.m. I will lecture about my new graphic-novel Vita Obscura the Museen für Kunst und Gewerbe in Hamburg. The event is part of the exhibition COMICLEBEN_COMICLIFE that also shows some of my work.

 

Museen für Kunst und Gewerbe

Steintorplatz

20099 Hamburg

www.mkg-hamburg.de

 

 

 

 

 

Lecture: "16. Erfurter Kinderbuchtage"

On march 24, 2014 at 4 p.m. I will lecture about my graphic-novels Vita Obscura & Packeis at the 16. Erfurter Kinderbuchtage in Erfurt. The lecutre will take place at the Gedenk- und Bildungsstätte Andreasstraße in Erfurt. 

 

Gedenk- und Bildungsstätte Andreasstraße

Andreasstraße 37a

99084 Erfurt

 

 

Publication: "Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung"

 

On march 23, 2014 the Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung will include new illustration of mine about parents that think they have intellectual gifted children.

 

 

 

Event: "Leipziger Buchmesse"

From march 14-15 I will be signing my new graphic novel Vita Obscura at the "Leipziger Buchmesse" at the booth of my publisher avant-verlag (hall 5, booth D108).

 

On march 14 from 11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. I will lecture from my new book at the Leseinsel der Jungen Verlage (hall 5).

 

Leipziger Buchmesse

Messe-Allee 1

04356 Leipzig

 

 

 

Publication: "Vita Obscura"

I'm very happy to announce that my german publisher avant-verlag just released my new book "Vita Obscura". The book includes all my comicstrips of the same name plus previously unreleased material.

Th comicstrips tells more than thirty strange and touching but always true historical biographies.

 

I'm very satisfied with the final product. It looks good, feels great and smells amazing!

 

More information can be found right here.

 

"Vita Obscura"

EUR 19,95

Hardcover: 72 Pages

ISBN: 978-3939080947

Publisher: avant-verlag

February 2014

Publication: "Der Freitag"

 

On february 28, 2014 you will find the latest episode of my comicstrip "Vita Obscura" in the weekly newspaper Der Freitag. This time it will tell you about the strange accidents that Wilmer McLean experienced during the american civil war in the style of an old paper theater.

 

 

 

Publication: "Die Zeit"

 

On february 27, 2014 you will find several new illustrations of mine about the bilateral investment treaty in the weekly newspaper Die Zeit.

 

 

 

Exhibition: "Streich auf Streich – 150 Jahre Max und Moritz"

From feburary 16, 2014 till april 27, 2014 the Wilhelm Busch Museum in Hannover will show an exhibition named "Streich auf Streich – 150 Jahre Max und Moritz. Deutschsprachige Comics von Wilhelm Busch bis heute"  that will show almost 100 german comic artitist from 1864 till today. I am very honored that original artwork from my graphic novel Packeis will be  part of the exhibition.

The exhibition will later travel to the Stadtmuseum Erlangen (june 1, 2014 - august 17, 2015) and the Ludwig Galerie Schloss Oberhausen (september 14, 2014 - january 11, 2015).

An exhibition catalog will be released.

 

"Streich auf Streich – 150 Jahre Max und Moritz. Deutschsprachige Comics von Wilhelm Busch bis heute"  

Wilhelm Busch – Deutsches Museum für Karikatur und Zeichenkunst

Georgengarten 30167

Hannover

 

 

 

 

 

Lecture & Signing: "transfer. bücher und medien."

On february 14, 2014 at 8 p.m. I will lecture about my graphic-novel Packeis at the bookstore transfer in Dortmund.

 

transfer.

bücher und medien.

An der Schlanken Mathilde 3

44263 Dortmund

 

 

 

Publication: "Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung"

 

On february 2, 2014 the Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung will include new illustration of mine about community problems with town cleaning.

 

 

 

Event: "Festival International de la Bande Dessinée d'Angoulême"

 

From february 1-2, 2014 I will be at the Festival International de la Bande Dessinée d'Angoulême signing my books Dans les glaces and De l'autre côté at the booth of my french publisher Éditions Sarbacane.

 

Signing Dates:

 

February 1, 2014:

10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

(Le Nouveau Monde / Place New-York / Stand N37)

 

February 2, 2014:

10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

(Le Nouveau Monde / Place New-York / Stand N37)

 

 

 

Festival International de la Bande Dessinée d'Angoulême

71 Rue Hergé,

16000 Angoulême

France

 

www.bdangouleme.com

January 2014

Publication: "Der Freitag"

 

On january 31, 2014 you will find the newest episode of my comicstrip "Vita Obscura" in the weekly newspaper Der Freitag. This time it will tell you the amzing story of about James Holman and his very special travel autobiographies.

 

 

 

Publication: "Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung"

 

Happy New Year!

On january 5, 2014 the Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung will include a big double page illustration of mine for a very tricky new year's quiz. Enjoy!

 

 

"Vita Obscura" (avant-verlag), 2014
"Vita Obscura" (avant-verlag), 2014
"Packeis" (avant-verlag), 2012
"Packeis" (avant-verlag), 2012
"drüben!" (avant-verlag), 2009
"drüben!" (avant-verlag), 2009