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Emil Ferris

Emil Ferris grew up in Chicago during the turbulent 1960s where Emil still lives and is consequently a devotee of all things monstrous and horrific. In a previous life, Emil was an illustrator and toy sculptor for a diverse range of clients. Emil has an MFA from the Art Institute of Chicago. In 2010, Ferris was made a Toby Devan Lewis Fellow in the Visual Arts, My Favorite Thing Is Monsters is Emil's first, but not last, graphic novel.