Art Spiegelman

Art Spiegelman

Born: February 15, 1948

Nationality: American

Occupation: Artist

Biography: Art Spiegelman is an American cartoonist, editor and comics advocate, best known for his Pulitzer Prize-winning graphic novel Maus. His work as co-editor on the comics magazines Arcade and Raw has been highly influential, and he spent a decade as contributing editor of The New Yorker starting in 1992, where he also made a number of high-profile and sometimes controversial covers.

Advertisement

Source/Notes: As quoted in The Shifting Realities of Philip K. Dick : Selected Literary and Philosophical Writings (1995) edited by Lawrence Sutin, p. x
Source/Notes: As quoted in Art Spiegelman on 'Breakdowns' Redux and the Dark Side of Tina Fey by Rebecca Milzoff in New York magazine (8 October 2008)]

Advertisement

Source/Notes: As quoted in Breakfast with the FT: Art Spiegelman 'Drawn from Memory' in Financial Times (29 November 2008)