Johann Bodin – aka 'YOZ' – became a professional illustrator in 2005 at the age of 28. He won the Prix Art & Fact in 2007, rewarding him with the recognition of his peers. Johann's work is continually in demand in the various industries related to the 'fantastic'. Books are big business for him, with the covers he created for Gallimard, L'Atalante and Mnemos, to name a few. He has also produced artwork for the role playing industry, with the creation of notable illustrations for the famous card game Magic: The Gathering. And finally, Johann works sporadically for video games, magazines and some fanzines.
He lives and works in France