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Robyn Chapman On Forthcoming Belgian Comic Art Exhibit (PR)
posted January 19, 2010
The “Me” of l'employé du Moi
An Exhibition of Belgian Comic Art
January 30 – February 20
Saturdays from 10am-2pm
First Friday Reception: February 5, 6-8pm (author talk at 7pm)
The CCS Gallery is located at 94 South Main Street in White River Junction, Vermont.
Including the work of Max de Radiguès (CCS Fellow ‘10) Sacha Goerg, Stéphane Noël, David Libens, Bert, Claude Desmedt (aka Bulu), Philippe Vanderheyden and Cédric Manche.
“L'employé du Moi is a publishing house in Brussels, Belgium. It is made up of eight people who are all cartoonists. None of them are paid for the time they put into l'employé du Moi. Since 2000, l'employé du Moi has explored intimate stories and autobiographies, trying to focus more on good storytelling than just spectacular drawings. L'employé du Moi isn't afraid of any genre and publishes whatever they like.
L'employé du Moi is a French pun. It sounds like “the employee of the month” but it means "the employee of Me." In this exhibition, I invite you to discover the Me behind l'employé du Moi.”
- Max de Radiguès
Max de Radiguès is a cartoonist from Brussels, Belgium. He is an author and publisher at l’employé du Moi, and he is also the 2009-10 fellow at The Center for Cartoon Studies. Far from his hometown, he spends his time in “cold” White River Junction working on his many projects. You can read his comics every week in the belgian newspaper Le VIF Express and receive his coming-of-age minicomic l'âge dur in your mailbox every month.
To learn more about Max de Radiguès visit: http://www.maxderadigues.com
To learn more about l'employé du Moi visit: http://www.employe-du-moi.org
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