Crocodile Magazine

Soviet magazine of satire and cartoons. The first edition of the magazine was published in 1953. On this site you can browse through a database with several digitalized editions of the magazine.
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Youri Jigounov

Youri Jigounov got his interest in comics through Tintin magazine, starting when he was five years old. For two years, he studied at the Academy of Civil Aviation in Moscow, and then fulfilled his military service. In 1989, he joined KOM, a Moscow comics studio. Because of the limited possibilities for publication in Russia, Jigounov

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Yuri Bogatenkov

Online portfolio of the Russian comic artist Yuri Bogatenkov.
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Nikolai Maslov

Born in 1954 in Siberia, Nikolai Maslov has spent his life between artistic aspirations and the need to make a living. Nikolai had never been published when, one day in 2000, he appeared at a Moscow bookstore run by a French owner with his portfolio under his arm.
Convinced of the value of the work of Maslov, the

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The Caricature Club Cranberry

The Caricature Club Cranberry was established in 1985. Professional artists and children participate together in this club. The club has already recieved many prizes in international exhibitons.
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Oly RRR

“Hi, I’m Oly and these are my characters. I make comics about them. I’m a nerd. I am quite a boring person and I’d rather talk about my comics than myself. Recently I got a habit of doing the sketch digitally, printing it, inking it, scanning it and then working digitally again. It’s an ungodly

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Zhenja Pashkina

“I began my career as a designer, animator and all-round troubleshooter for the Perspectiva Youth and Children’s Animation Center in Yugoslavia. Since becoming a freelancer in 2004, I’ve made animated TV commercials, illustrations, editorial cartoons and other products for clients in Russia, the Netherlands and Spain. Jim Boekbinder and I have been a creative team since 2003.”
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Caricatura

Caricatura is an online database containing information about Russian cartoons and comics.
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Born in the U.S.S.R.

In January (2010) Russia was the special guest at the Festival International De La Bande Dessinée in France. The exhibition titled ’Born in the U.S.S.R.’ was part of the festival. The idea of the event was to give current Russian authors a chance to express the history of their country in comic strip. Nine authors, with the help of

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KomMissia

KomMissia is a comic festival held in Moscow. The festival consists of three main parts: the competition program, exhibition program and the education program. The objectives of the festival are: the development of the genre comics, dispelling the boring myth that comics are always funny and stupid, and to promote local and foreign comic artists and their work. Visit their website for the

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