Lars Kramhøft (dob. 1984) is a writer, illustrator and cartoonist. He’s written children’s books such as ”Rakkerpak”, ”Dæmonernes Spil” and ”Bionic” amongst others.
In 2020 his take on toxic masculinity “Something awful is always just about to happen” earned a “Best Danish Comic” award. He is currently publishing an auto-fiction instagram story named “Working poor” with new panels appearing every week.
In collaboration with illustrator Tom Kristensen he’s written four graphic novels, the award winning “Made flesh” and ”Hellbent”, and YA books “Portal” and “X from outer space”.
Aside from his writing and comics work, Lars works as a freelance illustrator for different publishers, teaches writing in Copenhagen and reviews comics for a Danish comics site.
In 2017 he received a grant from the Danish Arts Foundation that will allow him to work full time on his writing and cartooning.
“Made Flesh” is a beast of a book!
Danish Art Foundation: Translation Fund
If you wish to publish a book by Lars Kramhøft, please note, that government grants for translation fees upon publication can be applied for by publishers wishing to publish a work translated from Danish. Grants may also be applied for to cover production costs for illustrated works. Applications are welcome from foreign publishers wishing to publish a work translated from Danish.
Deadlines: February 15th and August 15th.