‘Yuri’ A Silent Graphic-Novel by David Biskup

'Yuri' by David Biskup

There’s a lot to like in David Biskup’s portfolio. The Bristol-based illustrator has a unique and quirky style that’s rich in humor and character. Of all his work, I was most taken by Yuri, a silent graphic novel he worked on last year. Self-published, the book was a finalist in the ‘Ligatura Pitching’ competition from Poland’s Centrala Press and was Highly Commended at the Macmillan Children’s Book Prize 2012. I love the color and detail in his work!

'Yuri' by David Biskup

‘Yuri’ tells the story of Yuri Valentin, an Eastern European rockstar who attempts to perform a concert at the Aral Sea. You can see a great selection of images from the book on David’s site here or purchase a copy of it though his shop. I look forward to hopefully seeing more silent graphic-novels from David in the future!

'Yuri' by David Biskup

'Yuri' by David Biskup

Philip Kennedy

October 30, 2013 / By

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