Kus! Baltic Comics Anthologies
kuš! (speak koosh!) is a comics art anthology from Latvia founded 2007 in Riga. Every issue contains comics from international and Latvian artists to a certain theme which changes every issue. kuš! is a Latvian onomatopoeia for stay silent or hush.
Format: A6, full-color, perfect bound, printed on high quality and environmentally-friendly paper. We found these beauties at MISS Read Berlin Art Book Fair.
š! #34 Redrawing Stories from the Past II, February 2019, 248 pages
Cover: Alice Socal (Italy) Contributors: From Lithuania, France, Germany, Italy
š! #33 Misery, November 2018, 164 pages
Cover: Tara Booth (USA) Contributors: From Italy, USA, Portugal, Germany, China, Latvia, Switzerland, Russia, Denmark, Spain, Austria
š! #32 Japan, August 2018, 164 pages
Cover: Imiri Sakabashira Contributors: Primarily from Japan
š! #29 Celebration, July 2017, 164 pages, 10-year anniversary issue!
Cover: Mārtiņš Zutis Contributors: Primarily from Latvia
š! #26 dADa, October 2016, 164 pages
Cover: Zane Zlemeša (Latvia). Contributors: From USA, Canada, Portugal, Angola, Latvia, Croatia, Finland, Spain, Switzerland, Russia, South Korea, France, Germany
Awards: Nominated for Eisner Awards 2017 ‘Best Anthology’, 4 Notable Comics in ‘Best American Comics 2018’