Daniel Clowes is the acclaimed cartoonist of the seminal comic book series Eightball and the graphic novels Ghost World, David Boring, Ice Haven, Wilson, Mr. Wonderful, and The Death-Ray. He is the subject of the monograph The Art of Daniel Clowes: Modern Cartoonist, published in conjunction with a major retrospective at the Oakland Museum of California and the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago.
He is an Oscar-nominated screenwriter, the recipient of numerous awards including the PEN Award for literature, Eisner, Harvey, and Ignatz, and a frequent cover artist for the New Yorker. He is married and lives in Oakland, CA.
Best Graphic Album of Previously Published Work for The Death-Ray
Nominated for Best Graphic Album of Previously Published Work for The Death-Ray
Nominated for Best Graphic Album of Original Work for Wilson (Paperback)
Nominated for Best Single Issue or Story for Wilson (Paperback)
PEN Center USA Award for Graphic Literature
Outstanding Body of Work in Graphic Literature for Wilson (Paperback)
Best Graphic Album: New for Wilson (Paperback)
Festival de la BD d'Angoulême
Nominated for Sélection officielle for Wilson (Paperback)
Nominated for Best Cartoonist (Writer/Artist) for Wilson (Paperback)
Nominated for Best Letterer for Wilson (Paperback)
June 17, 2021
You could, this summer, should the mood strike you, travel to three Chicago museums, visit three exhibits on comic books...
May 31, 2021
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January 11, 2021
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October 25, 2017
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March 1, 2017
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November 3, 2016
Fox Searchlight has released the official trailer for the film adaption of the Daniel Clowes graphic novel Wilson! Watch now and…