Tripti Joshi (Editor)

Nick Bertozzi

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on Reddit
Nationality  American
Role  Writer
Name  Nick Bertozzi
Pseudonym(s)  NUB
Area(s)  Artist, Writer

Nick Bertozzi One on One Storytelling With Nick Bertozzi By SETH

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.


Nick Bertozzi Exclusive Comics Excerpt 39The Salon39 Vulture

Nick bertozzi an interview with part 1 tcbf ep

Early life

Nick Bertozzi Le salon Nick Bertozzi Babelio

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.


Nick Bertozzi Nick Bertozzi Alternative Comics

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.

Nick Bertozzi salon450jpg

He teaches cartooning at the School of Visual Arts in Manhattan.


  • 2000, Xeric Grant for Boswash (2000)
  • 2000, Ignatz Award for Promising New Talent
  • 2002, Emerging Talent of the Year, The Comics Journal
  • 2003, Harvey Award for Best New Series (Rubber Necker); Harvey Award for Best New Talent
  • References

    Nick Bertozzi Wikipedia