Jacques Jack Eggermont
(1918 - 1998)
Jacques (Jack) Eggermont was active/lived in Belgium, France. Jacques Jack Eggermont is known for designer, cartoonist, painter, sculptor, musician.
Biography Jacques (Jack) Eggermont
Jacques Eggermont got his education at the Saint-Luc Institute in
Brussels. Together with Eddy Paape, he inscribed in the section Arts
and Decoration, and focused on a career as a painter. Disappointed by
the offers - the mostly religious art assignments didn't meet up with
the artists' renovating ambitions - Eggermont and Paape switched their
focus to animation. They made a short animation film for their exams,
which was noted by Paul Nagant, owner of the Compagnie Belge
d'Actualités (C.B.A.). The artists were hired by Nagant to work in his
animation studios, where they worked on various projects during wartime
under the anglisized and joint penname Jackeddy. They were later
accompanied by young artists like Franquin, Morris and
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