Official Press Release
Fan favorite Comic books artists Jim Calafiore and Mike McKone return to the International Comic Con: San Diego. For the past five years, Calafiore and McKone have exhibited at the convention, signing books and creating goodwill with the west coast comic book fans that attend the show. The Convention, the largest of it’s kind in the United States plays host to tens of thousands of comic book fans from around the world.
DC exclusive artist Jim Calafiore is best known for his runs on Marvel Comics “Exiles” and the critically acclaimed DC Comics series “Gotham Underground”. Jim was recently announced as the Artist for the upcoming “Batgirl” miniseries written by Adam Beechen. Marvel exclusive artist Mike McKone joins him. McKone began his career at DC Comics with fill ins on “Justice League International”, and rose to fame with the relaunch of “Teen Titans” along side writer Geoff Johns. Mike recently joined the creative team on “Amazing Spider-man”.
Joining them this year is fellow DC Comics exclusive Artist Jamal Igle. Best known for his runs on “Firestorm: The Nuclear Man” and “Nightwing”, Jamal’s work has been seen recently on the miniseries “Tangent: Superman’s Reign”. Dc recently announced that Igle is the new series artist on “Supergirl”.
The Trio of talented artists will be appearing at booth 4400, Hall F of this year’s convention. All three will be available to sign copies of their books, drawing sketches and selling original artwork at this year convention. Calafiore and McKone will be selling limited edition prints and Igle will be selling copies of his sketchbook as well.
For more information go to www,jamalIgle.com or www.JimCalafiore.com