Jacques Khouri

Jacques Khouri makes animated films, works on commercials, teaches, and draws comics for a living. His influences range from animated cartoons to European and American comics. He currently lives in Montreal. You can find his work at ijotalot.com and jackkhouri.com. Please follow him on Tumblr or Instagram at @ijotalot.


What was your favorite book when you were a child?

Spider-Man comics

What’s your favorite line from a book?

“With great power comes great responsibility.” –Stan Lee, Spider-Man

Who are your top three favorite authors or illustrators?

Paul Rand, Chris Ware, Sergio Toppi

Why did you want to become an author or illustrator?

I like to draw.

Do you have any advice for future authors or illustrators?

Keep doing what you do, and love doing it. Perseverance and practice is key.