Lars Jakobsen

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Lars Jakobsen is a Danish documentary filmmaker, author, artist and graphic designer. He has worked with a wide range of graphic styles, and amongst other things done illustrations for the fashion industry, advertisements, movies, cartoons and comics. He is the founder and organizer of the Art Bubble comic book festival. In Denmark, he is well known for his humorous comic strip Ganske Vist. He is also the artist behind the adventures series Mortensen’s Escapades, which in recent years has stepped out into the world.

Mortensen’s escapades

Mortensen is a timetraveler, traveling through history and solving complicated problems. Everything in the books are based on real events. In the backmatter of every book you can find data to support the book and continue research on your own. The books are popular in schools for educational purposes.

Text and art by Lars Jakobsen.

The Mortensen series:
5 books, 46 pages each
Book 6 out in 2020
22,0 x 29,5 cm

Rights sold to USA, UK, Australia, Germany, Belgium, Holland and Iceland.