Illustrator, Cartoonist & Mythographer
Alexandra Beguez is an illustrator, cartoonist, and giant Star Trek nerd based in New Jersey. Her comics and illustrations appear in The Nib, Buzzfeed, Little Nemo: Dream Another Dream, Ink Brick, Quarter Moon, and Carboncito, among others. Her work has been recognized by the Society of Illustrators, Latin American Ilustración, 3×3, and Creative Quarterly.
Alex’s mentor was Julia Potts.
Alien Raver in Slumberland
Part of the Little Nemo: Dream Another Dream anthology, a tribute to Winsor McCay’s Little Nemo in Slumberland strip.
This melancholic tale is inspired by selkie folklore.
Delito Moral / Moral Offense
An excerpt from my contribution to the New Frontiers Anthology, celebrating the life of George Takei. Delito Moral is a six-page biographical comic detailing how my father ended up in a Cuban prison for eight years.
The Cat Pack
An homage to the strong, intelligent and beautifully mutated women of X-men and the cat lovers among them.