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Alex is a comic artist, illustrator and colourist originally from Tel Aviv

and currently based in Edinburgh.

 

They have a first class BA (Hons) degree in Illustration, Graphic Novels & Children’s Publishing from Glyndŵr University and since graduating she has worked in comics full-time.

 

Their other interests include historical fiction, romance, musical theatre and puppetry.

Awards and Nominations

  • SICBA: Scottish Independent Comic Book Awards 2019 winner in Best Up and Coming Talent category for Captain Imani and the Cosmic Chase (written by Lin Darrow).

  • DiNKY Awards 2018 shortlisted nominee in Best Webcomic category for Shaderunners (written by Lin Darrow)

  • DiNKY Awards 2016 winner in Best Anthology category for Dirty Diamonds: Imagination (includes Alex Assan's Shark Attack).

Publications

  • Shaderunners by Alex Assan and Lin Darrow, published digitally by Hiveworks Comics / artist / 2015-present

  • Outside the Box by Magic Torch Comics / artist / 2020

  • FMQs for the Scottish Parliament by Magic Torch Comics / artist / 2020

  • Parliament Stories for the Scottish Parliament by Magic Torch Comics / artist / 2020

  • Come Together: A European Anthology of Erotic Comics by Tab Kimpton and Alex Assan / co-editor / 2019

  • In Search of Absent Pigments (written by Lin Darrow) for Come Together: A European Anthology of Erotic Comics by Tab Kimpton and Alex Assan / artist / 2019

  • Mysteries of the Spectral Hour by Alex Assan and Lin Darrow, published digitally by Slipshine Studio / artist / 2019

  • Trials of the Toad King (written by Lin Darrow) for Heartwood: Non-binary Tales of Sylvan Fantasy by Power & Magic Press / artist / 2019

  • Dani’s Toys by David Bishop and Ruairí Coleman / colourist / 2019

  • Captain Imani and the Cosmic Chase by Alex Assan and Lin Darrow, published digitally by Slipshine Studio / artist / 2018

  • The Glass Knight (written by Lin Darrow) for Valor: Wands by Fairylogue Press / artist / 2018

  • Griefer Belt: Chapter 6 by Kale de Wild / colourist / 2017

  • Fanfiction 101 for Oh Joy Sex Toy by Erika Moen and Matthew Nolan / writer & artist / 2017

  • Royal Pursuits, published digitally by Slipshine Studio / writer & artist / 2017

  • Toy Boy for Dirty Diamonds 8: Sex by Kelly Phillips and Claire Folkman / writer & artist​ / 2017

  • Vestibulodynia for Oh Joy Sex Toy by Erika Moen and Matthew Nolan / published by Limerence Press / writer & artist / 2016

  • Trouble in Temperance Town (written by Lin Darrow) for Tabula Idem by Fortuna Media / artist / 2016

  • Shark Attack for Dirty Diamonds 7: Imagination by Kelly Phillips and Claire Folkman​ / writer & artist / 2016