Author Archive

Maria Dziarmaga

Written by Maura Manninen on . Posted in Artists, Polish artists

Maria Dziarmaga (b.1989, Poland) studies in the Graphic Arts Faculty of the Strzeminski Academy of Arts. Dziarmaga expresses herself using different mediums from drawing to graphics, painting and digital arts. She wants to gain skills through new experiences and is currently doing an exchange in the Vilnius Academy of Arts.

Toom Tragel

Written by Maura Manninen on . Posted in Artists, Estonian artists

Toom Tragel (b. 1989, Estonia) is a young creator from Tallinn, whose main interest is drawing. Tragel is looking for different ways to use drawing as a tool and has recently been interested in storytelling. Tragel graduated in 2011 from the Estonian Academy of Arts with a BA in graphic design.

http://toom.planet.ee/

 

Martin Märss

Written by Maura Manninen on . Posted in Artists, Estonian artists

Martin Märss (Estonia) is a freelance illustrator and stencil art hobbyist. His rolemodel in life is his pet cat, who thinks she is the boss of things. Märss envies the cat’s easy attitude towards life and has taken upon himself to learn form her example. Märss took part in Nordicomics Tallinn workshop in 2011.

martinmarss.eu

 

Eglė Vitkutė

Written by Maura Manninen on . Posted in Artists, Lithuanian artists

Eglė Vitkutė (Lithuania) is a BA student of illustration at Vilnius Academy of Arts. She is a newcomer to the contemporary Nordic comics scene but already actively participating in it through various international initiatives. She is a member of the Lithuanian comics collective Kitokia Grafika.

Ingrīda Pičukāne

Written by Maura Manninen on . Posted in Artists, Latvian artists

Ingrīda Pičukāne (b.1978, Latvia) studied at Art Academy of Latvia and received an MA in animation from Tallinn University. She worked as a graphic designer for a while but found it too boring, so now she creates and teaches animation. Her comics have been published in many anthologies and magazines, including Kuš! Comics and the Slovenian Stripburger.

www.ipicukane.id.lv

Tommy A

Written by Maura Manninen on . Posted in Artists, Dutch artists

Tommy A (1980) lives and works in Amsterdam. He holds a bachelor in Fine Arts, draws autobiographic comics, and has been active in the Dutch comic-scene for over a decade. Amongst other things he co-founded the Dutch Professional Association for Comic Creators (Beroepsvereniging Nederlandse Stripmakers).

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