Adam de Souza

Cartoonist & Illustrator

Adam de Souza


Creator of the award-winning comic strip Blind Alley and the recently released graphic novel The Gulf.

The Gulf
Blind Alley


Blind Alley

An on-going and award-winning comic strip about growing up in the strange and lonely neighborhood of Blind Alley.

Read it here.

Praise and Press 

Tucker Leighty-Phillips Interviews Adam de Souza.

“#39 - Blind Alley” The Very Fine Comic Book Podcast.

“ Souza’s exceptional cartooning and cast of characters feels timeless”

- Broken Pencil Magazine, John James Dudek

“This collection of meandering, comics is sure to please fans of “Calvin and Hobbes,” “Sunny” by Taiyo Matsumoto, “Super Mutant Magic Academy” by Jillian Tamaki, and Tove Jannson’s “Moominvalley” books. Recommended.”

- Tipped In, François Vigneault

“...don’t you sometimes crave the four-panel punchlines from ye olde newspaper times? Then let me put you on to Blind Alley...”

- POMEmag, Harri Chan

Nominated for a Doug Wright Award, Ignatz, and winner of the Cartoonist Studio Prize in 2022.

Blind Alley Figurines

Limited edition hand painted Blind Alley figurines. Very delicate - meant as an art object for display and not for play.
Designed and manufactured in Montreal by Alice Wang of Hop Hop Workshkop.

Second Edition. Numbered edition of 10.

Material: ABS-like Resin.