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. In 2020, he made animated music videos for American pop culture icon William Shatner of Star Trek fame, legendary Indian violinist L. Shankar and Bay Area thrash masters Testament. In recent years, he worked for American bands like Obituary, Red Fang and Powerflo. North America’s leading hard-rock & metal media Revolver Magazine featured 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.

William Shatner on working with Balázs Gróf

L. Shankar on working with Balázs Gróf

Chuck Billy of TESTAMENT on working with Balázs Gróf

Billy Graziadei of POWERFLO on working with Balázs Gróf

Donald Tardy of OBITUARY on working with Balázs Gróf

Donald Tardy of OBITUARY on working with Balázs Gróf

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