Ivo Kircheis was born during the soccer World Cup 1966 in Freiberg/Saxony. He studied the technology of microelectronics in Dresden and graphic design in Hildesheim and works since 2005 as an illustrator and comic artist in Dresden. His speciality are large-format "wimmelpictures" for enterprises, institutions and publishers. Besides he publishes humoristic comix under the label Beatcomix. At the Comic-Salon 2018 he will present his latest book "Papa, we are looking like idiots!". Ivo Kircheis will be present all days of the Salon at the stand of Beatcomix.