Biography Joscha Sauer
Awards and Prizes:
- born 1978 in Frankfurt/ Main
- after school and community service first job with an internet firm – he left after two months
- From 1999 until 2004 member of the graphic artists’ group Die Stricher, created works for the satire magazine ZYN!
- 2000, set up the internet site www.NichtLustig.de with the idea of putting a new cartoon on the site every day as a form of occupational therapy
- since 2003, under contract with Carlsen-Comics
- lives in Berlin and does some work on the side as a freelance director and graphic artist
- Lives and works in Frankfurt am Main
- 2004, the double prize-winner of the Sondermannpreis der Frankfurter Buchmesse as best newcomer of the year and best German publication.
- 2009 Sondermann Award of the Frankfurt Book Fair for Nichtlustig 4 - Best Cartoon