The Caurette Publishing House (Editions Caurette) is part of the company Optima, founded in 1986 by Jean-Luc Caurette (the father); since 20125, the company extended its business to comic books, through the intermediary of Jean-Christophe Caurette (the son).
Jean-Christophe took part in the creation of the Festival Européen de la Bande Dessinée de Strasbourg (European Comics Festival in Strasbourg), or “Strasbulles”, where he officiated in various positions for several years before ensuring the overall direction from 2011 to 2013. During this period, he invited Korean artist KIM Jung Gi and quickly became first his agent in Europe, then his exclusive distributor through the Editions SuperAni.
After 4 years, we thought it would be a good time to split the publishing activities between SuperAni, which mostly promotes Asian artists, and the recently created Editions Caurette, which focus more on “French-Belgian” artists.
Our activities are many and varied:
- We publish Artist’s Editions
- We publish “classic” comic books
- We publish sketchbooks
- We import and distribute “rare” books through our online platform www.LIBERDISTRI.com
Because of the tremendous number of books that unfold on the shelves of bookstores every week, we are truly convinced that only a production of high quality books can differentiate itself from the rest. We might not publish a lot, but we try to publish only good quality content!
But that’s for you to judge!
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