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Antoine Revoy

Writer, Illustrator

Antoine Revoy is a French multilingual author-illustrator raised in Tokyo in the 80s, then Mexico City and Barcelona in the 90s. Since 2000, Antoine has created award-winning illustrations for international clients such as Harvard University, Der SPIEGEL and The New York Times, receiving Gold awards from Graphis and the Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles, as well as distinction from American Illustration, PRINT Magazine, the Society of Illustrators of New York, and Spectrum: The Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art. Drawing comparisons to Moebius and Katsuhiro Otomo, his artwork has notably been exhibited at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the Museum of American Illustration, Gallery Nucleus, the University of Rhode Island and the MoCCA Arts Festival.

Antoine is the creator of the horror story graphic novels ANIMUS (2018) and THE HARROWING GAME (2025) published by First Second Books. He also created a number of illustration and storytelling courses—including Comics/Manga/Bandes Dessinees, The Graphic Novel, and The Changing Narrative—which he teaches at his alma mater, the Rhode Island School of Design, where he was twice nominated for the school’s Excellence in Teaching award (2015, 2017). Every summer, he teaches art courses in Japan and China. He lives in Providence, RI, with his wife, illustrator Kelly Murphy, and their many animals.

Antoine is the mentor of Abigael Puritz (’19) and Taylor Sanchez (’24).

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    ANIMUS (interior art)

    ANIMUS has been described by award-winning cartoonist LeUyen PHAM as “at once a haunting love letter
    to Japanese comics and a deliciously creepy mystery […] a stunning debut novel.”

    http://www.antoinerevoy.com/

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    ANIMUS (interior art)

    Eisner award-winning cartoonist Sonny LIEW introduced ANIMUS as “a fantastical journey filled with light and darkness.”

    http://www.antoinerevoy.com/

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    Illustrations

    Antoine’s illustrations have graced the pages of Der SPIEGEL, The New York Times and books by Macmillan, Boyds Mills Press and Scholastic.

    http://www.antoinerevoy.com/

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    Illustrations

    Antoine’s illustrations have graced the pages of Der SPIEGEL, The New York Times and books by Macmillan, Boyds Mills Press and Scholastic.

    http://www.antoinerevoy.com/

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    Illustrations

    Antoine’s illustrations have graced the pages of Der SPIEGEL, The New York Times and books by Macmillan, Boyds Mills Press and Scholastic.

    http://www.antoinerevoy.com/