Rupert Bottenberg is a visual artist, writer, editor, and teacher, living in Montreal. He is the co-director of the En Masse collaborative art initiative, the programmer of the Axis animation section at the Fantasia International Film Festival, and founder of the Montreal Comix Jams. He is also the former Music Editor of the Montreal Mirror newsweekly (RIP). Bottenberg’s debut book Traumstadtdenken (Éditions Trip, 2012) won that year’s Bédélys Indépendant award. In 2016, Éditions Trip released Traumstadtdenken 2.