First name: Balázs
Family name: Gróf
Balázs Gróf is a cartoonist and animator, born and working in Hungary, Europe. He graduated at the University of Pécs, Department of Fine Arts. He is a video director for American bands like Los Angeles rapmetal supergroup Powerflo (The Grind, 2018), stoner rockers Red Fang (Not For You, 2017) and death metal legends Obituary (Ten Thousand Ways To Die, 2017 - Violence, 2015). North America’s leading hard-rock & metal media Revolver Magazine features both of his animated music videos made in 2017 on its "15 best music videos of 2017" list, including the videos of artists like Marilyn Manson, Queens Of The Stone Age and Mastodon. Balázs has been one of the most prolific comic strip artists of his country since his first comic was published in 1996. His commissions include animated music videos, animated TV commercials and shorts, viral videos for social media, designs for record and book covers or T-shirts. Balázs also draws portrait caricatures for private customers. The details of order can be checked at the caricatures page.
Obituary's Donald Tardy on working with Balázs Gróf: