Willem Samuel

Willem Samuel

Willem Samuel was first published at the age of 20 in Bitterkomix before completing his degree in Fine Arts under the watchful eye of Anton Kannemeyer. Afterward he worked as a comic artist at Supa Strikas where he progressed to the position of Art Director before leaving in 2013 for London where he wrote and drew Mengelmoes, a graphic novel which was published in the UK. In 2016 he released an EP, Langafstand (Long Distance) in Afrikaans to rave revues and soon afterward held his first exhibitions in South London. He currently lives in Cape Town with his wife while working in the local animation industry and playing in a band called Skree Alleen.