Name Nick Bertozzi
Area(s) Artist, Writer
|Born Nicholas Urban Bertozzi
May 26, 1970 (age 52)
New York City, NY (1970-05-26) |
Notable works The Salon Rubber Necker The Masochists Boswash ACT-I-VATE founding member
Awards Xeric Grant, 2000 Ignatz Award, 2000 Emerging Talent of the Year (The Comics Journal), 2002 Harvey Award, 2003
Books Shackleton: Antarctic Odyssey, Jerusalem
Comic books meet nick bertozzi
Nick Bertozzi (born May 26, 1970) is an American comic book writer and artist, as well as a commercial illustrator and teacher of cartooning. His series Rubber Necker from Alternative Comics won the 2003 Harvey Awards for best new talent and best new series. His project, The Salon (published by St. Martin's Press), examines the creation of cubism in 1907 Paris in the context of a fictional murder mystery.
- Comic books meet nick bertozzi
- Nick bertozzi an interview with part 1 tcbf ep
- Early life
Nick bertozzi an interview with part 1 tcbf ep
Bertozzi grew up on the East Side of Providence, Rhode Island, and in Rehoboth, Massachusetts, and got his BA from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. He has lived in Madrid, Philadelphia, and New York City.
Bertozzi also illustrated Houdini: The Handcuff King (published by Hyperion), which was written by Jason Lutes. Bertozzi also publishes two webcomics, Persimmon Cup and Pecan Sandy, as part of the ACT-I-VATE comics blog. His illustration clients include Nickelodeon magazine, Spin, The New York Times, New York Press, Gourmet, Abercrombie & Fitch, and WFMU.
He teaches cartooning at the School of Visual Arts in Manhattan.