Juan Carlos Rodríguez Manco (a.k.a: “Jotaka”, "JK") is a Peruvian Cartoonist, Graphic Designer, Freelance Illustrator and Visual Artist. From a very young age he taught himself different illustration techniques, and through the years he has work on his own, searching for inspiration and looking upon other professional renowned illustrators and received direct advise from them to put into use on his personal career. He decided later to pursue a degree in visual arts. He graduated at the National School of Fine Arts of Perú (ENSABAP) in the year 2013, receiving the title of Bachelor in Visual Arts. He has collaborated with many Peruvian publications like Peru 21, La República, Coordinadora Nacional de Radio y Forum Solidaridad Perú, Calandria, among other institutions. He has been invited to participate in several collective art exhibitions and is currently working on a variety of artistic projects.
He writes and manages his own Blog at La República Daily News website (larepublica.pe/blogs/mala_educ…
He lives in Lima. He doesn't even know why.
Juancarlos Rodriguez Manco (Lima, Peru)
Alias: “JK” o "juanka" dependiendo de cómo decida firmar ese día. Soy diseñador gráfico, ilustrador y caricaturista por accidente. Vivo en Lima. Aún no me explico cómo.
Current Residence: Lima Perú
Favourite genre of music: depende del estado de ánimo.
Favourite photographer: Jan Saudek
Favourite style of art: tengo que elegir sólo uno?
Operating System: windows xp hasta que muera esta máquina
MP3 player of choice: sony walkman
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Favourite cartoon character: inodoro pereyra
Personal Quote: bah.