Alain Goutal was born in Bourges in 1948. He lives in Brittany.
He is the author of comic books, illustrations, cartoons, posters, video clip and exhibitions. He is the co-founder of ‘Quai des Bulles’, the Comic Strip and Projected Image festival of Saint-Malo, that he co-organized during 17 years.
He works with a lot of newspapers such as Pilote, Frilouz, le Canard of Nantes in Brest, Oxygène, Cinémaction, Greenpeace, Bretagne Actuelle, L’Hebdo of Michel Field (Canal +).
He published 30 albums and several publications in partnership with kids or grown-ups after writing and illustrating workshops. He also created more than 600 posters. Since 2009, he runs a blog, politically incorrect and made 4 albums out of it. He also runs a blog on the online independent newspaper Mediapart.