Bart Proost got his degree in Fine Arts from the PHIKO in Hasselt in 1999. He began his career working as a graphic artist in the Antwerp area. He is a Plastic Arts teacher with the WICO campus of the St-Hubertus school. In addition, he does illustration assignments for publishers, companies and associations. His comical strip about Alexander the Great appears in P@per, the comics supplement of Brabant Strip Magazine. In 2011 he was appointed municipal artist-in-residence of the city of Lommel for a period of two years.