Out now: Lampedusa – Bildgeschichten vom Rand Europas07-11-17
„Images are just as much in motion as people. In a globalized world they can move faster and more freely than humans.“
Lampedusa is a photo-analytic book that uses drawings as a means to comment, expand, recontextualise photography. It contains graphic work by Emilie Josso and Haitham & Mohamed El-Seht, plus a 14 page graphic reportage I developed with Anne König.
Tonight: Lichtpause Reading in Kiel01-11-17
In today’s SZ Magazine: A short comic about Meşale Tolu-Çorlu27-10-17
German journalist Meşale Tolu-Çorlu is imprisoned in Turkey since April. This weeks’s SZ Magazine prints a letter she sent from prison, accompanied by a short comic.
Text by Lara Fritzsche, AD Anna Sullivan.
Illustrations for Opera Stuttgart25-10-17
For the programme of Kirill Serebrennikov’s production of ‘Hänsel und Gretel’.
Teaching in Düsseldorf25-10-17
I’m giving a two-day-seminar at Heinrich-Heine-Universität about history in comics. The reading list includes Zeina Abirached, Nawel Louerrad, Art Spiegelman and Jean Pierre Filiu / David B. Quite a bit excited.
Anne König of Spector Books and I talk about Lampedusa – Bildgeschichten vom Rand Europas at Open Books, Friday 18.30.
Find me at Mousonturm Friday night for a drawn concert with Acid Arab and bédéistes Othman Selmi, Alex Baladi, Lena Merhej, Raphaelle Macaron, Migo Rolz, Salam al Hassan.
Saturday and Sunday I am selling zines at CoZi.
Plus I will report from the bookfair for PingPong.
Lichtpause is out!10-10-17
You get this 4-coloured riso print as a preorder special if you order my upcoming book Lichtpause over at Rotopol. The book will be out by October 6th.
Lichtpause: Rezension im Missy Magazine14-09-17
International Congress for Democracy and Freedom (II)11-09-17