Ron Regé Jr.
cartoonist
“Apart from the music of language, markmaking is one of the most basic, and magical forms of human expression.”


Biography
Ron Regé, Jr. was born in 1969, and is originally from Plymouth, Massachusetts.

He began drawing and self publishing comics in the early 1990’s in Cambridge MA. His first book Skibber Bee~Bye was published by Highwater Books in 2000. His most recent book Against Pain collects short works from 1986-2006 and was published by Drawn & Quarterly in 2008. His comics and drawings have appeared in hundreds of zines and comics anthologies. Illustration clients have included Nike, Sony, Tylenol, HP, McSweeney’s, Vice, The New York Times, and Canada’s National Post. Ron currently lives in Los Angeles.

His current project The Cartoon Utopia began in early 2008 as a series of 60 small drawings, but has expanded to include larger drawings, and longer comics pieces, including those presented here. Drawings from The Cartoon Utopia have been presented as solo gallery shows in Los Angeles, Montreal, Richmond VA, and Austin TX. They will eventually be collected as a book.

See more of his work at ronrege.blogspot.com. Buy his original art at the Comic Art Collective.

comics


Bibliography
Skibber Bee~Bye (spanish), 2010

Against Pain, 2008

The Awake Field, 2006

Yeast Hoist 12, 2006

Yeast Hoist 11, 2003

Skibber Bee~Bye, 2000

The Dum Dum Posse Reader, 1994

Selected Interviews
Ron Regé Jr: Cute Brut
by Paul Gravett
Ron Regé Jr says a few words
by Aben Maler
Regé
by Dan Nadel