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  • 20/08/2019

Hello everybody ! We've not been very active on this website lately, because we switched a lot of our activity on Instagram and Facebook which are often easier to update while travelling :) We're also working on Kim Jung Gi's next sketchbook : Omphalos 2 (not sure this will be the final name). We are also preparing a surprise for the coming weeks.... stay tuned :)

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Drawing Shows in Paris

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  • 18/01/2019

Kim Jung Gi fans are often wondering when & were his next live drawing shows are going to take place. If you live in Paris, the answer is now! He is in France until the beginning of February, to attend the Angoulême Festival and prepare for an exhibit he will be holding in April. He is performing at the Galerie Maghen (36 rue du Louvre in Paris). Feel free to join him there! Here is the list of dates: Wednesday 16/01 : 11h – 18h30Thursday 17/01 : 10h30h – 12hFriday 18/01 : 17h30 – 18h30Saturday 19/01 : 11h – 18h30Tuesday 22/01 : 11h – 18h30Tuesday...

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Angoulême Festival 2019

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  • 05/12/2018

Like every year, Kim Jung Gi will be present in Angoulême for the Festival from January 24th to January 27th. He will be there every day to sign his Sketchbook 2018, as well as of course the rest of his sketchbooks. You can find him, along with Editions Caurette, in the “Bulle Manga”. Come and say hi! We'll keep you updated with more information as the date draws closer!

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More news from Kim Jung Gi!

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  • 10/10/2018

After attending THU, Kim Jung Gi flew to New York to attend the NYC Comic Con, which took place from October 4th to October 7th. He also took the time to sign books. Here are some pictures of the events! He spend some time in Steve Aoki's booth at the Comic Con, and held a signing event in a library with Hans Olo.

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THU 2018 – Poster Video

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  • 09/10/2018

The poster created by Kim Jung Gi for Trojan House was a Unicorn 2018 comes to life in this video animated by La Tribu Animation.

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Trojan Horse was a Unicorn 2018

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  • 18/09/2018

From September 24th to September 29th, Kim Jung Gi will be at the THU in Malta. If you don't know what THU is, well it's a platform for artists and creators of the digital entertainment. The event lasts for 6 days, and has been taking place every year since 2013: this year is the first time it takes place in Malta! For its 6th edition, Kim Jung Gi is the one who designed the poster. If you are curious about THU, feel free to check out their Website!  

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Kim JungGi guest-art for Tegn (Even Mehl Amundsen)

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  • 19/04/2018
Kim JungGi guest-art for Tegn (Even Mehl Amundsen)

  To celebrate the publication of Tegn - book two in June, Kim Jung Gi is glad to present us with his breathtaking guest-art ! You can see him draw it live underneath, or on his Facebook page.     Created by Even Mehl Amundsen in 366 days, Tegn is a serie of three books, gathering 366 sketches telling 366 stories. Launched on kickstarter in 2017, Tegn - book one encountered an incredible success. You can pre-order Tegn - book two already on LiberDistri.  

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Napoli ComiCon 2018 – From Saturday 28 April until Tuesday 1st May

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  • 18/04/2018

Next week, from Saturday, April 28th until Tuesday, May 1st, Kim Jung-Gi and the Editions Caurette will be at the 2018 Napoli ComiCon Festival, the Italian Comic Con!     There, you can meet the Korean artist Kim Jung-Gi on our stand, in the Artist Alley (located in the PAD 4 "AREA INCONTRI AUTORI") ; on the stand, you will also find his sketchbooks, illustration books and comics, his ex-libris (prints) and some goodies (such as tote bags, scarfs...) that Kim Jung-Gi will be delighted to sign for you!   Click on the map below to zoom in:    Every day, you'll also...

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Kim Jung Gi joins forces with Blizzard!

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  • 22/03/2018

Blizzard recently released a timelapse video of Kim Jung Gi drawing a large painting of "The Siege of Lordaeron", from the video game Warcraft.   "The real-life painting is massive — it easily spans several feet in height and double that in width. But there’s also a 1600×800 version available courtesy of Blizzard’s Korean World of Warcraft website. It’s definitely worth checking out in its full glory, and that applies even more so to the timelapse video. It’s mesmerizing to watch the work come to life, and it only becomes more incredible when the video occasionally slows...

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Interview for Visual Atelier 8 – Nov 2017 (English)

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  • 14/12/2017

How did your career as a cartoonist get started in South Korea? Do you remember the exact moment when you discovered your interest in art? I debuted in 2002~2003 with the title, “Funny Funny” in Korean a comic magazine called Young Jump. After that from 2007 to 2009, I worked on economy related web comics called, “Tiger Long Tail (aka TLT)” in Naver, which is one of the major Korean web portals. And I’ve been working with European publishers after that. I’ve always wanted to be a comic book artist ever since I was a kid, so I’ve been working towards that goal from early age....

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