Konstgalleri – Markku Huovila
Cartoonist / illustrator
Does comic strips, verbal cartoons and comments both in swedish and finnish, and occasionally in english, too. Moreover, book- and press illustrations, posters, fairytales on TV, humour on radio.
Lives in Tensta, a both inspiring and notorious multicultural Stockholm suburb.
Stockholm Culture Award 1984
Stockholm Artist Award 1996
First price in Helsingin Sanomats unique cartoon competition, 2008
Born in Finland 1947, studied and teached languages before mowing to Sweden 1976 to teach finnish, ended up in an art school and started cartooning at the age of 35, is planning a breakthrough as a sweet&sourrealistic painter during the nearest 35 years.
Arkiv: Jussi Taipaleenmäki