Kim Duchateau (1968) is a comic artist, cartoonist, illustrator and animator. He publishes in several media. In Flanders he is most known for his ‘Esther Verkest'-series. In addition, he has published ‘Er was geenszins', (Never upon a time), ‘Aldegonne' and various cartoon collections. Kim has won many prizes for his work, a.o. the Bronzen Adhemar in 2007.