Alastair Brauns is an architect and illustrator from Cape Town. After a stint in Fine Arts, he pursued the creative field of architecture, qualifying in 2004, working in Cape Town and London. Keeping the love of comic books alive, he self-published his first comic book in 2013, as part of Free Comic Book Day Cape Town, and has exhibited at many local conventions. He is the creator of Crimson, an ongoing science fiction action series written & illustrated by himself. The series is a cocktail of all the things he loves, finding inspiration from the mother city of Cape Town and it’s diverse people.