The Alcazar


A big city, an empty plot, a residential complex is to be built.

Migrant construction workers toil as they erect dreams in concrete. 

A story about the hidden lives of people who make cities …

…  yet remain on the periphery. 


About the Author:

Simon Lamouret is a graphic novelist and illustrator based out of Toulouse, France.  A few years after graduating from Les Arts Décoratifs de Strasbourg, he decided to move to Bangalore for a year. This journey is witnessed through his two graphic novels: Bangalore (2017) and L’Alcazar (2020) which he published in France.


Winner of the Debut Award ADAGP/Quai des Bulles, France, 2021.

Additional information

Weight 0.8 kg
Dimensions 28 × 21 × 1.7 cm