Aimée de Jongh
Aimée de Jongh (b. 1988) is a prize-winning animator, cartoon-strip artist and illustrator, who is influenced by European graphic novels, manga and Japanese animated films and commands a wide range of styles and techniques. She has created a daily cartoon strip for the newspaper Metro and a music video for Wende Snijders. Her animated film Aurora was shown in seventy-one Dutch cinemas. Her work has been exhibited in The Whitney Museum of American Art in New York and the Kulturmuseum in Oslo, among others. The Return of the Honey-Buzzard is her first graphic novel.