Wang Shuo

Wang Shuo (anusman) was born in Fushun in 1984 and now lives in Beijing. He is a cartoonist and a comic critic and he was the first in China to academically study indie comics. After graduating from the Fine Arts Department of Tsinghua University he went to France for five years where in obtained a Masters Degree in Manga from the European Institute of Image Studies. During this period he published anusman’s Wordless Comics 1&2. After returning to China to teach at the Central Academy of Fine Arts, he received his PhD in cartoon studies. He is known as a low-key but magical explorer in the comic world. He likes drawing cats but is allergic to them.

王烁(anusman1984年出生于抚顺,现居北京。漫画家、漫画评论者、国内第一个研究独立漫画的人。清华大学美术学院版画专业毕业后,赴法国留学五年,获法国安古兰欧洲图像学院漫画硕士,期间出版《anusman的无字漫画1&2》。回国后于中央美术学院教书至今,获得博士学位,并著有漫画教材《漫画课:漫画新语》。他是有料有趣的漫画讲师、低调又神奇的独立漫画探索者、乐于画猫但却对猫过敏的艺术家,以及艺术家中的爱妻号。

 

March 14: GETTING GRAPHIC: THE RISE AND RISE OF LONG-FORM COMICS

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