Magdy El Shafei

Magdy is working on graphic novels, comics graphic journalism, story boards, he is the 1st Arabic graphic narrator to be included in (1001 comics you must read before you die)He has been portrayed in the CNN – Newsweek – internationale – Frankfurt zeitung and Berlin Zietung. He had Publishes in Egypt/Italy/USA and Germany.

Magdy started his comics career by the series ‘Yasmin & Amina’ published in Alaa’Eddin weekly from 2003 and In 2007 he was ┬árecognized by the Afro-meditterreano (UNESCO) for the best African comics. In 2008 “Metro” magazine was released from Malamih publishing house, as the first graphic novel in Egypt.

From 2010-2012 Magdy was the Co-founder-Editor of ElDoshma comic magazine and in 2015 Magdy was the co-founder of the 1st Cairo Comic international festival.