Rutu Modan


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Rutu Modan was born in Tel-Aviv in 1966. In 1992 she graduated cum laude from the illustration program at the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design in Jerusalem. Shortly after graduating, she began regularly writing and illustrating comic strips and stories for Israel's leading daily newspapers, as well as editing the Israeli edition of MAD magazine with Yirmi Pinkus. Together, they founded Actus Tragicus, an internationally acclaimed collective and independent publishing house for alternative comic artists, in 1995. The following year she collaborated with Israeli author Etgar Keret on her first graphic novel, Nobody Said it Was Going to Be Fun, an Israeli bestseller. Rutu has worked as an illustrator for magazines and books in Israel and abro ...more

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A young woman takes her grandmother to the beauty parlor. Part of the Sightlines visual series.
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Jamilti and Other Stories

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Maya Makes a Mess: TOON Lev...

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Panty Killer

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Tel Aviv Berlin

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Energies bloquées

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“How long can you wait, alone in the dark? How long can you put off living until all your unfinished business is resolved?”
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