ILYA Graphic

ILYA draws on more than 30 years’ experience as a comic book writer, artist and editor.

ILYA has been published internationally by Marvel, DC and Dark Horse in the USA, Kodansha in Japan, across Europe and numerous independent companies worldwide.

His books include the award-winning graphic novel series THE END OF THE CENTURY CLUB (Best Graphic Novel, the UK Comic Art Convention 1997), SKIDMARKS, ROOM FOR LOVE, TIME TRAVELLER, noir anthology IT’S DARK IN LONDON, the MANGA DRAWING KIT, HOW TO DRAW COMICS, HOW TO DRAW ABSOLUTELY ANYTHING, and a daring Native American (First Nations) adaptation of KING LEAR for Manga Shakespeare.

He is also author of critically acclaimed prose novel, THE CLAY DREAMING.

In artistic collaboration: DEADFACE/BACCHUS with Eddie Campbell, and KID SAVAGE with Joe Kelly.

Reigning resident Cartoon Historian for New Internationalist magazine (13 episodes and counting).

Read him in French, German, Italian, Turkish, Galician Spanish, and even Japanese.

ILYA Graphic Online

Web: www.lambiek.net/artists/i/ilya
Twitter: @ILYAgraphic
Facebook: @ToddGesicht