Peter Blegvad is a polymath a writer, cartooonist, and, most often a musician. He is a member of the recently re-formed Slapp Happy (the Douanier Rousseau of rock n roll), and has played with Faust, The Golden Palominos, and other bands. Born in New York, he lives, like Leviathan, in Shepherds Bush.
Peter Blegvad's comic strip is one of the greatest, weirdest things
I've ever stared at. Give me Leviathan or give me death! -- Matt
Whenever I'm asked for proof that literature, art and poetry can exist in comic form, I point to Peter Blegvad. -- Ben Katchor, author The Jew of New York.
The greatest, weirdest thing. -- Times Literary Supplement
Blegvad has opened up the crib-fenced world that precedes words and filled it to the brim with deadpan poetry and gnomic chatter * San Francisco Chronicle *
Funny, enigmatic and beautifully limned- what more could one ask? -- Glen Baxter * The Observer, Book of the Year *
Combines surreal imagination and existential musings with superb draughtsmanship. * The List, Glasgow & Edinburgh *
Deeply weird, unique and disturbingly wonderful. * Independent on Sunday *