Country of origin: Belgium Europe Comics Publisher: Ballon Comics (Belgium)
Yannick Pelegrin, born and raised in the town of Ternat, just outside of Brussels, earned his degree in graphic storytelling in 2017. During his last year at university, he created Aldo, a graphic novel he later polished and published with Blloan in 2018 (Europe Comics in English). He also drew the artwork of Oerwoud achter glas (Jungle Behind Glass), published by Pulp deLuxe, which won the Plastieken Plunk Award in 2017. In his work, he combines observations of humanity with the exploitation of his own imagination. When he is not drawing comic books, Yannick Pelegrin works as an illustrator.