Paul Karasik

American, 1956 -

Paul Karasik studied art at the Pratt Institute and the School of Visual Arts under luminaries including Will Eisner and Harvey Kurtzman. Soon after graduating, Karasik became the associate editor of the groundbreaking comics anthology Raw, a position that allowed him to meet and collaborate with the brightest minds in alternative comics. In addition to illustrating and/or editing some dozens of works, Karasik has taught art and design at institutions including the Rhode Island School of Design, the School of Visual Arts, and Packer Collegiate Institute.