Your 2008 VPRO Grand Prix Nominees: Dominque Goblet, Naoki Urasawa, Chris Ware
The VPRO Grand Prix 2008 awards program, given out every other year to the "best international comix artist active today," has announced its nominee slate for 2008. They are Dominique Goblet, Naoki Urasawa and Chris Ware. The winner to be named June 6 at Stripdagen Haarlem comix festival receives 1000 euros and one of the better, more ambitious awards-related designations going. Past winners include Lewis Trondheim and Joe Sacco.