Josh Adams has become a recurring artist on the IDW comic
series Doctor Who, and has achieved notoriety for his exquisitely
designed Sherlock illustrations. At just 25 years old, Adams has
racked up credits at both DC (House of Mystery, JSA,
Batman Odyssey) and Marvel (Astonishing X-Men motion
comic) as well as Syfy shows like Eureka, Battlestar
Galactica, Warehouse 13, and Alphas.
Silver Age legend Neal Adams has been one of the most
influential artists in the industry both on the page and behind
the scenes. From returning Batman to his dark and
gritty roots to campaigning for creators' rights, Adams holds
the highest position of respect. His photorealistic art has
graced the pages of The Brave and the Bold, Deadman,
Uncanny X-Men, Avengers, Green Lantern / Green
Arrow, and most recently Batman: Odyssey.
Roger Andrews is a freelance illustrator specializing in
conceptual illustration, character creation, and design. His client
list includes Hasbro Inc., Lucas Licensing, Disney,
Digitas, BBDO, Saatchi & Saatchi, Deutsch
Inc., and Hill Holliday.
Brian Azzarello came to prominence as the writer and co-creator
of Vertigo title 100 Bullets with frequent collaborator
Eduardo Risso. Together they have also worked on Johnny Double,
Spaceman, and Batman: Broken City. He currently is writing
Wonder Woman for DC's New 52 as well as the Before
Watchmen titles The Comedian and Rorschach.
Mark Bagley broke into comics through the Marvel Try-Out Book contest,
beating out thousands of other artists to earn a position in Marvel Comics.
His highly acclaimed runs on Amazing Spider-Man and Ultimate Spider-Man
give Bagley the distinction of having one of the longest associations with the
friendly neighborhood wall-crawler. He also has drawn several other titles for Marvel
including New Warriors, Thunderbolts, and Avengers Assemble.
Currently he is working on the relaunch of Fantastic Four.
Jim Calafiore is known for his angular style of drawing and has held long runs
on Aquaman and Exiles. His most recent work is the crowdsourced, indie
project Leaving Megaloplis.
Howard Chaykin has had a long and influential career in the comic book
industry, gaining widespread fame as the artist of the Star Wars adaptation
for Marvel Comics. He later created the revolutionary comics
American Flagg and Black Kiss, and did modern updates of The
Shadow and Blackhawk. His recent projects have the Avengers 1959
miniseries, Dark Horse Presents, and Red Team.
Mark Chiarello is the Art Director of DC Comics, he edited the
high profile and critically acclaimed series Batman: Black & White,
Solo, and this past summer’s Wednesday Comics. He has also worked
on Batman/Houdini, countless covers for both Marvel and DC
as a painter, and has published a book of portraits of baseball players from
the Negro Leagues.
Frank Cho made a big splash with his comic strip Liberty Meadows
while still in college. Entirely self-taught, he is regarded as one of the
best "Good Girl" artists in the business. His sexy ladies have grace the
pages of Mighty Avengers, The Ultimates, and Shanna the
She-Devil. His latest project is Savage Wolverine for Marvel
Mike Choi is a comic book artist known for his work on books such as
Witchblade, X-23, Uncanny X-Men, and X-Force. He
has worked for Top Cow, Marvel, and DC Comics producing
covers for many top selling titles, including Dark Avengers, Cloak
and Dagger, Dark Wolverine, Green Lantern, Vampirella,
Cyberforce / Hunter-Killer, and War of Kings.
Tony Daniel is a writer and artist who has left an indelible mark on Batman
with his runs on the mini-series R.I.P. and Battle for the Cowl, in addition
to working on Detective Comics. Prior to his DC work Daniel was well-known for
drawing X-Force for Marvel Comics and Spawn for Image.
Daxiong has created and published over 100 books in Asia
and illustrated three books in Europe with Solei Publishing.
One time the premier comic artist in China Daxiong was arrested
and tortured in a prison cell by the Chinese Communist Regime for
Gong, a Chinese Qi Gong practice, and Since coming to the states,
has worked with DC, IDW, and Dark Horse on projects
such as Justice League America, Star Wars, and Fringe.
Dan DiDio was named Co-Publisher of DC Entertainment alongside Jim Lee
in February 2010. DiDio had previously served as Senior Vice President and Executive
Editor, overseeing the editorial department for the DC Universe line of comic
book titles. As the DC Universe Executive Editor, DiDio charted the ongoing
adventures of Superman, Batman, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman,
The Flash, and scores of heroes and villains. DiDio also worked to develop new titles
with the industry's premier writers and artists.
Colleen Doran is the prolific illustrator and writer of many titles including
Amazing Spider-Man, Teen Titans, Captain America, Wonder
Woman, The Legion of Superheroes, and Sandman. She works also on
creator-owned titles including A Distant Soil, Orbiter, Mangaman,
and most recently, Gone to Amerikay.
Ming Doyle is a local artist whose credits include Jennifer's Body,
Fantastic Four, and TantalizeM. She also co-creator of the
webcomics The Lonliest Astronauts and Boldly Gone. Her latest project
is Mara from Image Comics.
Rob Dumo is currently the Art Director for Broken Icon Comics. Rob's
publishing credits include Baen's Universe, Chosen and Forsaken,
and Nightmare Unknown. He most recently penciled Robyn Hood for
Zenescope, and The Gutters for Blind Ferret Entertainment.
Joe Eisma is the artist & co-creator the hit series Morning Glories from
Image Comics. His other credits include Existence 3.0, Dynamo 5,
Notorious, Serpo, We the People, and A Dummy’s Guide to Danger:
Lost at Sea.
Elizabeth Falk, widow of Lee Falk, will be offering for sale some original
daily and Sunday comic strip art of The Phantom and Mandrake the Magician
from Lee Falk's personal collection. This will be the only comic convention that
Elizabeth will attend with art available to the public. There is a limited number of
pieces available and will be sold first come first served.
Matthew Fletcher has illustrated for Shakespeare Shaken Anthology,
The House of Montressor, Nevermorecomic.com, the Perna Studio’s
Classic Mythology card set, and Thunk.
Jenny Frison is the cover artist for Image's hot series Revival.
Her art has also graced covers for DC Comics, Marvel Comics, Devil's
Due Publishing, IDW, Dark Horse Comics, and Zenescope.
Christopher Golden is the New York Times bestselling, Bram
Stoker Award-winning author of such novels as Of Saints and Shadows,
The Myth Hunters, and Strangewood. He has co-written three
illustrated novels with Mike Mignola, the first of which was the launching pad for
the Eisner Award-nominated comic book series, Baltimore.
His current work-in-progress is a graphic novel trilogy collaboration with
Charlaine Harris entitled Cemetery Girl.
Michael Golden’s realistic style and dynamic designs have influenced a
generation of artists who grew up idolizing his work on Micronauts,
G.I. Joe, Dr. Strange, The 'Nam, Howard the Duck,
and more. After a long hiatus from comic books, Michael has returned to the
industry to great acclaim from fans and peers alike.
Daniel Govar developed two award-winning animated series Eclipse
and Chi-Chian for the SyFy channel in 2000 and 2002, the second
under director and musician Voltaire.
Keron Grant is a comic book artist who began with a pinup in Pitt,
and The Matrix online comics. He has since worked on titles for DC
and Marvel including Action Comics, Fantastic Four, Iron
Man, and Legion of Super Heroes.
Paul Gulacy burst onto the comic book scene in the 70s with Master of
Kung Fu. In the 80s he contributed stories for Warren Publishing's
black-and-white comics magazines Eerie, Vampirella, and >B>Warren
Presents, as well as many Eclipse Comics such as Airboy and
Valkyrie. During the 1990s, Gulacy worked primarily on Batman and
such science-fiction movie properties as Terminator, Predator, and
Star Wars. Recently he has worked on Shang-Chi: Master of Kung-Fu,
as well as True Believers and Squadron Supreme.
Cully Hamner is an American comic book artist and writer, known for his
work on Green Lantern: Mosaic, Blue Beetle, Black Lightning:
Year One, and Detective Comics. He is also the illustrator of the
2003 graphic novel Red, which was adapted into a 2010 feature film
of the same name.
Bo Hampton is an artist for comics and graphic novels, animation, and
TV Storyboards. Past credits include Batman Adventures, Hellraiser,
and Lost Planet. His latest project is a werewolf comic called
Riven for Dark Horse Comics.
Joe Hill is the New York Times bestselling author of the novels
Horns, Heart-Shaped Box, and his latest NOS4A2. He is
also the Eisner award–winning writer of the hit comic book series,
Locke & Key.
Ken Hunt is a published comic book artist and logo designer for numerous
independant companies including Virus Comix, About Time Comics,
AC Comics, Daystar Studios Entertainment, Cryptic Magazine,
Jam Packed Productions, and Fantagraphics Books.
Phil Jimenez is a Wizard, Diamond, and Inkpot
Award-winning writer and artist who has worked for DC and
Marvel Comics for the past two decades. Best known for his work on
New-X-Men, Astonishing X-Men, Wonder Woman, Infinite
Crisis, Otherworld, and Amazing Spider-Man, Jimenez has
also worked in film, television, and print media. His most recent work was
a run on the Fables spinoff Fairest for Vertigo.
"Reverend" Dave Johnson
"Reverend" Dave Johnson's highly design-based covers have been featured
on many titles including Punisher, X-Men, Batman,
Deadpool, Spaceman, Avengers Arena, and most famously on
100 Bullets. He also drew the very popular Elseworld series Superman:
Red Son Dave is also the founder of the Drink & Draw Social Club.
Barry Kitson started as an artist on Spider-Man for Marvel UK.
He has worked on several titles including 2000AD, Legion of Super-Heroes,
Empire, Iron Man, Fantastic Four, and Arrow.
Onrie Kompan's Yi Soon Shin is his first professional entry
into the world of comics. He spent the last three years doing research on the
subject and has journeyed all the way to South Korea in order to bring
Admiral Yi Soon Shin's story to life. During his travels, Onrie consulted
historians and military advisors from the Republic of Korea Army and Navy.
Braden Lamb is an illustrator, comic artist, and animator with a film
background. He is currently working on Adventure Time for Boom
Leo Leibelman began his professional career for Marvel comics in
the pages of Savage Sword of Conan where he provided painted covers and
interior artwork. Leo went on to work for Acclaim Comics, working on
Turok Dinosaur Hunter and Magic: The Gathering.
Norman Lee's ink has covered every major character in the Marvel
Universe. Most recently he is working on Marvel Adventures: Spider-Man,
Marvel Adventures: Avengers, and Exiles.
Mike Lilly is a New York City based comic book artist who has worked on
Annihilation Conquest Quasar, Vampirella, Nightwing,
Batman, Detective Comics, Marvel Knights, Punisher,
Catwoman, Green Lantern, X-Men Unlimited, and Dungeons
Aaron Lopresti has has worked on a wide variety of characters
including Spider-Man, X-Men, Hulk, Avengers,
Batman, Green Lantern, Xena, Star Trek, and
the self published Atomic Toybox. Lately he drew Justice League
International for DC's New 52 and is currently working on
Sword of Sorcery.
David Mack is the creator, author and artist of Kabuki, which is
published by Image Comics. He has done a lot of work for Marvel Comics
on titles including Alias, White Tiger, New Avengers, and
Daredevil. He is currently co-writing Daredevil: End of Days.
Ed McGuinness is a Massachusetts native who broke into comic books with his a
wildly popular run on Deadpool. Since then he's worked on some of the most
iconic characters including Superman / Batman, Thundercats, and
Incredible Hulk. His latest project is Nova for the Marvel NOW
Mike Mignola is the creator of Hellboy, one of the most popular indie
characters in comics. With two feature films, animated videos, toys, spinoff series,
and more, Hellboy is an international sensation. Mike has also done feature film
work on Bram Stoker's Dracula, Atlantis: The Lost Empire, and The
Michael Moreci is the writer and co-creator of Hoax Hunters, a comic
book which jumped from the pages of Hack/Slash to its own series with
Image Comics. His debut graphic novel Quarantined was released
through Markosia in 2011. His latest title Reincarnate recently was
released by Viper Comics.
Terry Moore created the long-running indie hit Strangers in Paradise.
SIP is published under Moore's own imprint, Abstract Studio, and is one of
the most successful independently published books in the comics industry. His latest
title Rachel Rising was recently optioned of a television series.
Steve Niles is a writer of comics, novels and films. Best known for works
such as 30 Days of Night, Criminal Macabre, Simon Dark,
Mystery Society, and Batman: Gotham County Line, he is credited
among other contemporary writers as bringing horror comics back to prominence.
He is currently working on Frankenstein: Alive! Alive! with Bernie
James O'Barr conceptualized The Crow in the early '80s as a
response to a personal tragedy. A self-taught artist, O'Barr first began the
series while stationed in Germany, illustrating hand-to-hand combat manuals.
O'Barr conceived the character of The Crow as a supernatural force
driven by equal parts of love and revenge.
Shelli Paroline is one of the founding member of the Boston Comics
Roundtable. Her artwork has graced the pages of Muppet Snow White. She
currently works on the comic of Adventure Time.
David Petersen became an indie comics sensation with the release of his epic
Mouse Guard, a fantasy adventure world of cloaked, sword-wielding mice. Since
then his award-winning series has garnered popular and critical acclaim as one of
the best kid-friendly publications on the market.
Brandon Peterson is known for his hyper detailed artwork and intricate
line work which he's brought to the covers and pages of X-Men, Iron
Man, Fantastic Four, and many more. He is currently drawing
Marvel's summer mega-crossover Age of Ultron.
George Pérez has been a popular artist in the comic book industry since his
first run on Avengers in the 70s. He went on to garner more acclaim working
with writer Marv Wolfman on many seminal titles for DC Comics,
particularly New Teen Titans and Crisis on Infinite Earths. Pérez
later re-launched Wonder Woman as both artist and writer in a run which brought
the character into new prominence. Known for his large layout featuring multiple
characters, Pérez has drawn several important crossover events including Infinity
Gauntlet, JLA/Avengers, and Infinite Crisis. Most recently he was
the artist on Superman in DC’s New 52.
Jack Purcell has taught workshops in comic book creation for the last 16 years in
schools, libraries, and museums. He eventually focused on inking and has worked on
Heavy Metal, Gotham Underground, JSA Classified,
Green Arrow, Detective Comics, Amazing Fantasy, Countdown,
Joe Quinones is a Boston local artist who is on the rise in comics. He
worked on Teen Titans Go! before being hand-picked to draw the Green
Lantern strip in Wednesday Comics. Recently his covers have graced
titles for all the major companies including Hack/Slash, Star Wars:
Knight Errant, and Amazing Spider-Man.
Tom Raney has been pencilling comics since 1990 and is known for
Annihilation Conquest, Alpha Flight, Ultimate X-Men,
and Uncanny X-men for Marvel. He has also worked on DV8
and Stormwatch for Image, and Outsiders for DC
Comics. Tom is currently working on the upcoming series Threshold
for DC Comics.
Amy Reeder broke into the industry winning a Tokoyopop contest to
publish her manga-style book Fool's Gold. She's made her mark since then
on Madame Xanadu, Supergirl, and Detective Comics. Her most
recent work is the creator-owned book Halloween Eve.
Sara Richard is a NH based artist currently freelancing for several
companies. Her work can be seen in Prehistoric Times, Atomic Robo,
Zombie Bomb, and soon in Womanthology: Space and on limited release
My Little Pony covers.
Gabriel Rodriguez is a Chilean artist known for his work on the hit
horror series Locke & Key. In addition, he has done the artwork for
Subterranean Press's edition of Joe Hill's NOS4A2. Boston
Comic Con is thrilled to welcome this popular artist for a rare US
Don Rosa is the artist of Uncle Scrooge. An avid fan of the legendary
Carl Barks, Rosa’s work on the title involves intense research and a strict
adherence to the established continuity particularly in his series The Life and
Times of Scrooge McDuck. Rosa is world-renowned as one of the preeminent artists
of the Disney Ducks.
Craig Rousseau began his career at DC Comics on Impulse,
Harley Quinn, Batman Beyond, and Gotham Adventures. He also has
drawn Iron Man: Armor Wars and Spider-Man Loves Mary Jane. Craig is
the co-creator of the indie comic hit The Perhapanauts.
Chris Ryall is the Chief Creative Officer and Editor-in-Chief
of IDW Publishing, plus the writer of titles such as Zombies vs.
Robots and Infestation. Under his direction IDW has developed hit
projects including Locke & Key, Star Trek, Transformers,
and GI Joe.
Local legend Paul Ryan is an artist with an extensive list of credits
including Avengers, Amazing Spider-Man, Iron Man,
Superman, The Flash, Green Lantern, and one of the
longest runs on Fantastic Four in history. Paul also has the unique
distinction of being the only person to have worked on both the
Spider-Man wedding issue for Marvel and the Superman
wedding album for DC. He currently draws the daily newspaper strip
Tim Sale is the penciller and inker of many stories with writer
Jeph Loeb, including Batman: The Long Halloween, Superman
For All Seasons, Spider-Man: Blue, and Captain America:
White. He also created the art used on the NBC television show
Alex Saviuk began his career in the mid-1970s on titles including
Green Lantern, The Flash, and Superman. He became
well-known as a Spider-artist with a seven-year run on Web of
Spider-Man and has drawn the Spider-Man newspaper series
since 1997. Currently, Alex is penciling a new comic book called
Stan Lee and The Mighty Seven soon to be published by Archie
Steve Seeley is the co-creator of the Image series Hoax
Hunters. He has also worked on GI Joe, Forgotten Realms,
Evil Ernie, and Hack/Slash. His work has been featured in
several fine art galleries across the country.
Patrick Shand writes Robyn Hood, Godstrom, Grimm Fairy
Tales, and Grimm Universe for Zenescope Entertainment.
His other comic book work includes Joss Whedon's Angel and
Spike TV's 1000 Ways to Die.
Blair Shedd is creator, writer, and illustrator of the super-vigilante /
crime drama The Raptor. He has also illustrated story arcs of Doctor
Who, and the full run of Dorothy of Oz: Prequel. Shedd has
contributed art to The Guild, Zombie Bomb: Dark Daze, and
Jeff Shultz has been with Archie Comics for the past
17 years, spending 12 of those years on the Betty & Veronica
book. He also works with Boom Studios drawing and inking the
Peanuts characters. He is also working on his own creation,
Hugo and the Bug.
Thomas E. Sniegoski
Thomas E. Sniegoski is the writer of the New York Times best-selling
The Fallen: Vol. 1 & 2, as well as Remy Chandler. He is
aalso the only writer ever invited to work on Jeff Smith’s
award winning series Bone, working with Smith on Bone: Tall Tales.
Sniegoski has just finished writing Bone: Quest for the Spark, and a new additions
to The Fallen series, The Fallen: End of Days and The Fallen: Forsaken.
Scott Snyder is a superstar on the rise known for his work on comic
books including American Vampire, Detective Comics, Batman,
Batman: Gates of Gotham, and Swamp Thing. His latest work is
the horror comic The Wake and the upcoming Superman: Unchained.
Anthony Spay is currently the staff artist and art director for
Zenescope Entertainment. Anthony currently pencils a variety of covers for
Zenescope, but also edits books, pencils interiors, occasionally colors,
and will soon make his writing debut.
Brian Stelfreeze is most noted for his numerous painted cover
illustrations particularly a 50-issue run of Shadow of the Bat.
He also drew the Catwoman feature for Wednesday Comics and
a run on Domino for Marvel. Currently he is the Art
Director of 12 Gauge Comics.
William Stout is a highly respected artist and one of preeminent experts on the
illustration of dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures. One of the first Americans
to ever be featured in Heavy Metal Magazine, Stout has worked in a wide range
of media stretching form comic strips, to designing theme parks, and over 30 feature
films including Conan, Men in Black, and Pan's Labyrinth.
Frank Tieri is a comic writer with credits on Grifter and The Savage
Hawkman. He has also previously worked on Wolverine, Deadpool,
Iron Man, and Weapon X for Marvel Comics, and JSA:
Classified, Gotham Underground, and Outsiders for DC Comics.
Tim Townsend has inked lengthy runs on most of the major X-Men titles
with notables such as Joe Madureira, Adam Kubert, Frank Quitely,
and a 15-year run with his current team-mate, Chris Bachalo. Tim has also worked on
most of the other major Marvel titles such as Amazing Spider-Man,
House of M, Civil War, Age of Apocalypse, Captain America,
and Wolverine and the X-Men. His current project Uncanny X-Men.
Christopher Uminga is an illustrator whose work focuses on superheroes,
monsters, and creeps. He has been featured in several galleries on the west coast
and in many private collections around the globe. Christopher has worked on
projects for Mezco Toys, DC Comics, Interscope Records, and
Maris Wicks ihas drawn comics for Adhouse Books, Tugboat
Press, and Spongebob Comics, and written stories for Image
and DC Comics. Her first graphic novel, Primates (with
Jim Ottaviani) came out in June 2013.
Bill Willingham is the creator of the immensely popular title Fables, a
re-imagining of fairy tales characters in the modern world, as well as its spin-offs
Jack of Fables and Fairest. His career began in the 80s writing and
drawing Elementals for Comico. He has also written for several other
titles including Robin, Shadowpact, Angel, Proposition
Player, and Justice Society of America.
Charles Paul Wilson III
Charles Paul Wilson III is the acclaimed illustrator and co-creator of the
New York Times best-selling graphic novel, The Stuff of Legend. His
work has also graced the covers and pages of IDW, DC, and Marvel
Comics. His latest project has him working with the talented Joe Hill.
J.K. Woodward began his comics career illustrating a CSI:
NY limited series for IDW. This led to being tapped for Peter
David's series Fallen Angel. His painted work caught the attention
of a Marvel editor who chose him to illustrate X-Men Origins: The
Beast. His latest project is the Star Trek and Doctor Who
crossover, Assimilation II.
Zombie King Arthur Suydam
Spike TV Scream Award winner Arthur Suydam, is an award winning American
comic creator best known for his work on the smash hit series Marvel Zombies, and
for reinventing history’s pop icons in a zombie universe. Additional credits include
winning the prestigious Spectrum Gold Award and Film Festival of San
Sebastian Lifetime Achievement Awards, among others. Suydam has worked on numerous
hit series, including, Deadpool, Batman, Wolverine, Army of
Darkness, Raise the Dead, Red Sonja, Vampirella, and more.
Tom Zotos has published the works of Neal Adams, Stan
Lee, Bob Kane, Jim Lee, Tim Burton, Bruce Timm,
and Carmine Infantino. He founded Zanart Entertainment, pioneers
of collectible merchandise for Star Wars, Batman, Superman,
and Star Trek.
Chrissie Zullo has quickly gained attention for her covers on the Fables
spinoff Cinderella for Vertigo Comics. She has also contributed to
Madame Xanadu and the Womanthology project.