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December 2011

Publikation: "Comix 12/11"

 

From this month on the magazine "Comix" will have a fourpart prepublication of my upcoming graphic-novel "Packeis" which is going to be released by the avant-verlag in march 2012.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Publikation: "enkelfähig #01"

I made a six-page comic about the fall of Troy for the in-house-magazine "enkelfähig" of the major corporation "Haniel". The comic is also available as an App for your smartphone.

 

 

Event: "Salon du livre et de la presse jeunesse en Seine-Saint-Denis 2011"

From december 2nd till december 3rd I will be in Paris at the  "Salon du livre et de la presse jeunesse en Seine-Saint-Denis". Their I will lecture about my work and sign books at the booth of my french publisher "Edition Sarbacane". I will also be signing my books at the bookshop "BD Net"

 

December 2nd
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Lecture for schoolchildren

Pôle Théâtre E2

(Salon du livre et de la presse jeunesse en Seine-Saint-Denis)

 

10:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Signing at Librairie européenne E28
(Salon du livre et de la presse jeunesse en Seine-Saint-Denis)


11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Workshop for illustration-students

Pôle Bande dessinée D0

(Salon du livre et de la presse jeunesse en Seine-Saint-Denis)
 
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Signing at the booth of "Edition Sarbacane" G6

(Salon du livre et de la presse jeunesse en Seine-Saint-Denis)
 
December 3nd
4:00 p.m.
Signing at the bookshop "BD Net"
(26 Rue de Charonne, Paris)


October 2011

Publikation: "GEOlino 10/11"

For the october-issue of the magazine "GEOlino" I did several fullpage illustration about ancient greece.

 

 

Publikation: "GEOlino Extra #30"

For the new issue of the magazine "GEOlino Extra" I made a paper model of the legendary "Oracle of Delphi". After you build it the paper model will answer all your questions. Spooky!

 

September 2011

Publication: "Strapazin #104"

Together with Ludmilla Bartscht I edited the new issue of the famous swiss comic magazine "Strapazin". The issue is named "Dating Day" and it includes comics and artwork by: Maren Amini, Ludmilla Bartscht, Julia Gordon, Christina Gransow, Johannes Kalden, Judith Mall, Marijpol, Jan Pisarski, Therese Schreiber, Anne Vagt, Joe Vllion, Birgit Weyhe and myself.

A releaseparty will take place on september 16 at 7 p.m. at the "Strips & Storys" in Hamburg.

 

"Strapazin #104 - Dating Day"

EUR 6,00

Paperback: 84 Pages

 

 

Lecture: "Hamburg Universtity of Applied Sciences"

From this month on I will teach illustration as an Adjunct Professor at the "Design Department" of the "Hamburg University of Applied Sciences". For more Information check out the university's schedule of lectures.

 

August 2011

Publication: "Krickel-Krakel-Grüße - 30 Postkarten zum Weitermalen"

In august the Friedrich-Oetinger-Verlag is going to release a small book with postcards named "Krickel-Krakel-Grüße - 30 Postkarten zum Weitermalen" based on the very successful "Krickel-Krakel-Buch"-series, which I create together with fourteen other illustrators called the Krickelkrakels over the last four years.

 

"Krickel-Krakel-Grüße - 30 Postkarten zum Weitermalen"

EUR 8,95

Softcover: 30 Postcards

ISBN: 978-3-7891-6625-9

Publisher: Friedrich-Oetinger-Verlag

June 2011

Publication: "Klimanovelle #1 - Düstere Visonen"

 

I wrote and drew an comic for the scientific organization "KlimZug Nord", about the future climate in Germany. It tells the fictional story of a time travel by Svante Arrhenius from the year 1896 to the year 2011. You can get more information about the comic right here.

 

"Klimanovelle #1 - Düstere Visonen"

Paperback: 16 Pages

Publisher: KlimZug Nord / HAW Hamburg

 

 

 

Publication: "GEOlino Extra #28"

 

 

 

For the new issue of the magazine "GEOlino Extra" I did a comic-adaption of William Shakespear's "Rome and Juliet".

May 2011

Publication: "De l'autre côté"

 

I'm very happy that in France the Paris-based publisher Edition Sarbacane has now released my graphic-novel "drüben!" under the french title "De l'autre côté".

 

"De l'autre côté"

EUR 17,50

Softcover: 120 Pages

ISBN: 978-2-84865-434-8

Publisher: Edition Sarbacane

 

www.editions-sarbacane.com

Event: "Illustra-Festival 2011"

 

On may 27 the vernissage for the exhibition “Bücher sehen” which is part of the very nice "Illustra-Festival 2011" and includes several pictures of mine will start at 7 p.m at the "Galerie im IPP" in Greifswald. I will also perform some music at this event.

 

The next day on may 28 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. I'll be drawing and playing with children with the "Krickel-Krakel-Books" at the "Rats- und Universitätsbuchhandlung" in Greifswald. Other artists from this successful book series will be present too.

I will also be observing and helping with application folders for art schools.

 

 

"Illustra-Festival 2011"

Rats- und Universitätsbuchhandlung Greifswald

Lange Str.77

17489 Greifswald

 

“Bücher sehen”

Galerie im IPP e.V.

Wendelsteinstraße 1

17491 Greifswald

Vernissage: May 27, 2011 at 7 p.m. Uhr

Exhibition vom May 27, 2011 to August 18, 2011

 

 

 

Event: "Gratis-Comic-Tag 2011"

As part of the german-wide "Gratis-Comic-Tag 2011" on may 14 I will play some old Rhythm & Blues records at the "Nachthafen" which is organized by the very nice Comic Store "Strips & Stories" in Hamburg. I will be accompanied by other german comic-artists like Martina Lenzin, Arne Bellstorf and Jul Gordon. Come by and listen!

April 2011

Publication: "Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung"

 

 

On Easter Sunday the

"Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung"

will include a new cover-illustration of mine.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Press: "SWR 2"

On the first of april the german radio-station SWR 2 aired a radio-feature about the work on my upcoming book "Packeis". You can listen to it through their podcast.

March 2011

Lecture: "Maxim Gorki Theater"

 

On march 25 at 6 p.m. I will lecture about political comics and my graphic-novel "drüben!" at the foyer of the famous Maxim Gorki Theater in Berlin. This is part of the festival "REALITY KILLS — Kriegsbilder im Comic und auf der Bühne".

 

Maxim-Gorki-Theater

Am Festungsgraben 2

10117 Berlin

Publication: "Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung"

 

On march 20 the "Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung" will include several illustrations of mine about Carl Gustav Jung and his mysterious Bollingen Tower.

February 2011

Publication: "Packeis"

Now there is a trailer for my upcoming new graphic-novel "Packeis" online. The book is planed to be released in fall of 2011 by the avant-verlag. It tells the story of the african-american north pole explorer Matthew Henson.

 

You can follow the production of the book and find more information on a special production-blog:

http://packeis.blogspot.com

 

ISBN: 978-3-939080-52-7

 


Publication: "Das bewegte Buch"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In february the Friedrich-Oetinger-Verlag is going to release a new childrens book of mine which is called "Das bewegte Buch". Again I created this book together with twelve other illustrators called the Krickelkrakels.

 

"Das bewegte Buch"

EUR 12,95

Hardcover: 80 Pages

ISBN: 978-3-7891-6624-2

Publisher: Friedrich-Oetinger-Verlag

January 2011

Publication: "Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung"

 

On january 16 the "Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung" will include several illustrations of mine about a mental hospital.


IKON

(Coming Soon: Spring 2018)

 

Vita Obscura

(avant-verlag, 2014)

 

Packeis

(avant-verlag, 2012)

 

drüben!

(avant-verlag, 2009)

 

Rodolphe Töpffer:

"Die Liebesabenteuer des

Monsieur Vieux Bois"

(avant-verlag, 2016)