On October 5, it was officially announced that South Korean artist and cartoonist Kim Jung-gene died of a sudden illness on October 3 at the age of 47. Mr. Jin Zhengji is an excellent artist, and his artistic achievements in sketching have had a profound influence on countless people.
Kim Jung-Gi was born on June 25, 1975 in Gyeonggi-do, South Korea, and spent his childhood in the Pohang area of northern Gyeongsang. Now, to nurture more artistic talent, he has founded a special art academy, the Ani.Changa Cartoon Institute across from Seoul Hongik University.
Kim Jung-ki has achieved remarkable achievements in the field of artistic creation. In addition to the “Funny Funny” column in “Young Jump” magazine, he has also serialized the comic “TLT” (“Tiger the Long Tail”) on Naver Webtune for three consecutive years and has released six single volumes. Two of his critically acclaimed sketch collections have been published, the 2007 Sketch Collection and the recently released 2011 Sketch Collection. At the same time, he also participated in “GOM TV”, “Korean Air” and “ACUTION”,SAMSUNGAnd the advertising creation of other world-famous companies. He also received rave reviews for his accompanying drawings for the Korean edition of “Paradis Sur Mesure” by French science fiction writer Bernard Werber.