Claudia Chinyere Akole
Claudia Chinyere Akole is an illustrator, cartoonist, designer, and junior animator based in Sydney, Australia.

Chinyere Comic

A 15-page autobio comic about education, the geographical lottery, and the meaning of a name.

The comic is drawn traditionally using POSCA markers on multiple layers of tracing paper. May 2019.

‘Chinyere’ was presented live for the live comic-reading event, Read To Me at Thirning Villa, Ashfield, Sydney on Thu 20 June 2019. This Read To Me was a special event organized as a collaboration between The Refugee Art Project and Newmoon Collective.

‘Chinyere’ was published in the comic anthology, Comic Sans Anthology Issue #4, 2019.

Zine can be purchased here.