Local artist, Willem Samuel is launching the full version of a six part comic series called Mengelmoes.

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We’re huge fans of Willem’s work and can’t wait to get our hands on all six copies of Mengelmoes. The comic series is the artist’s interpretation of post modern, post Apartheid South Africa. Translating to mish-mash, Mengelmoes manages to accurately capture the coming of age of a teenage boy navigating a world in complete chaos.

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If you’re in the Cape Town area this weekend then be sure to go check out this cool cat comic book artist who is launching  this fantastic six part comic series, including the last and final issue. Rebecca Davis will be discussing Mengelmoes, Inge Beckmann & Fred Den Hartog are going to be playing some jams and local art will be on display at this inspiring and fun event taking place at The Book Lounge in Cape Town. All you have to do is RSVP and you’re in.

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If you’re in South Africa you get yours from Readers’ Den. If you’re in the UK you can get yours here.

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Be sure to check out our Instagram feed as we feature some image, sketches and illustrations from this talented artist. Like this dinosaur band he cleverly created:

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