Kati Kovacs

Kati Kovács was born on 26. December 1963 in Helsinki, Finland. Since 1986 lives in Rome, Italy. She studied at the University of Art and Design in Helsinki majoring in graphic design. Her comics and illustrations were published in Suuri Kurpitsa and Cosmopolitan (Finland), Paese sera and Frigidaire (Italy), NSLM (Spain), Lapin and Ego comme X (France), Stripburger (Slovenia) and Forresten (Norway). Since 1994 she has published four albums translated also into Swedish and German. Her last collection of short stories has just come out from the printer. Kati has participated in many exhibitions in Finland and several Europian countries. In 1999 she got the PUUPÄÄ award (the most respected award for comics in Finland).