4 Great Artists To Check Out At Comic Con

Mar 28,2019

The Middle East Film and Comic Con(MEFCC) is all set to return to the Dubai World Trade Centre from April 11-13 this year and here are some of the amazing international artists exhibiting both prints and original art at the show.



William Simpson (artwork pictured above) is an international artist, whose career began in comic strip art, working on a range of character icons: Judge Dredd, Rogue Trooper, Batman, Transformers, Hellblazer, Tyranny Rex, Aliens, and Vamps.

In recent years he has developed his work in the film industry providing conceptual art and storyboards for a variety of feature films most notably  for the TV Show Game of Thrones.



David Angelo Roman is a classically trained artist, having studied in Spain and Italy. Roman began his professional career as a mural and fresco artist, with emphasis in photo-realism and illusions. 

Currently Roman is a Rick and Morty cover artist, creating art for the Oni – Adult Swim – Rick and Morty comic book and the Cryptozoic trading cards.  Roman is also an artist for Star Wars, Walking Dead, and Marvel under Topps, and Upperdeck. Most recently, David has been contracted with Cartoon Network’s Steven Universe Cryptozoic Trading Cards.



Sana Takeda is the artist of Monstress which won multiple Eisner awards in 2018 including her award for Best Painter/Multimedia Artist and the Hugo ‘Best Professional Artist’ Award for the same series. She has been involved in a wide range of projects for Marvel, DC and many other publishers. Her art is loved by people for subtleties unique to her.



Born in Turin in 1992, Simone started working as full artist or inker for various publishers such as: Sergio Bonelli Editore, Disney Italia, Disney WorldWide, Titan Comics, IDW and more. Currently he is working on the regular series of Mighty Morphin Power Rangers published by BOOM! Studios and Immortal Hulk:The Best Defense, published by Marvel, for which he already worked on the last Old Man Logan Annual.

For more info and to view the full list of visiting international artists https://www.mefcc.com/en/Overview/Celebrities.html