David Böhm

He graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Prague. He enjoys illustration as well as interior design and contemporary art. David frequently collaborates with Jiří Franta, with whom he was nominated three times for Jindřich Chalupecký Award. He co-founded a comic newspaper called KIX, kixkix.cz. 
Apart from numerous book illustrations, he authored a comic book The Silence of a Hippo (2009), which is based on writings of Central African students in Bozoum. The book received The Golden Ribbon IBBY award and came second in The Best Czech Book competition in 2009. 
He has three children, Jáchym, Oliver, and Cecilie, lives in Černošice and enjoys walking.