Erik de Graaf
Erik de Graaf (b. 1961) studied graphic design and advertising at the Academy of Fine Arts in Rotterdam and is now creative director at Millford design studio. His love of the ‘more serious side of comics’ blossomed during his student years, influenced by artists such as Joost Swarte and Yves Chaland. In addition to Scherven (Fragments), a sequel to which is due in 2016, he has published the books Verbleekte Herinneringen (Faded Recollections), Gekleurd Geheugen (Coloured Memory) and* Gevonden Verleden (Found Past). He also collaborated on the second part of the *Drawn and Quarterly Showcase, an anthology from one of the world’s leading comics publishers.