Mike Lilly is a professional comic book artist who studied with Carmine Infantino at the School of Visual Arts in NYC, Rich Buckler at Visage Studios and interned at Valiant Comics in the early 90's.
He's gone on to work on such titles as The Tick, Van Helsing, Grimm Fairy Tales, Nightwing, Vampirella, Black Terror, Annihilation Conquest Quasar, Detective Comics, Marvel Knights, Catwoman, Punisher, and Dungeons & Dragons (to name a few).
Mike contributed an exclusive cover to DC Comic's landmark Detective Comics #1000.
His work on Vampirella Revelations from Harris Comics won him an Art Show Award of Excellence from I-CON 25.
He's also done sketch card work on such licenses for Dynamite's KISS, Bettie-Page, Dejah Thoris, Woman of Cosplay, Vampirella's 50th Anniversary and upcoming Red Sonja as well as Star Wars Heritage and Revenge of the Sith, Lord of the Rings Masterpieces, Universal Monster's Frankenstein, Marvel Comic's the Avengers, DC Comic's Legacy and Breygent's Vampirella.
Besides publishers like: Marvel, DC Comics, Dynamite, Kingstone, and New England Comics, his client list includes NIKE, MakerBot, Scholastic, Kreiss Furnishings, sci-fi novelist Adam Train and work with Stan Lee for the NHL.
Currently Mike continues to pencil covers for Zenescope's line of books, comic book and concept art for feature film director Paul McDonnell (The Film Artists) as well as other movie projects, work for Thrilling Nostalgia Comics, covers for indy comic Proxima, revamping his co-creator owned comic: The Mercury Chronicles and work on his own property: Man-Mountain (with his son Robert).
Concurrently he works on many private commissions and travels to conventions around the US and abroad (til the pandemic has subsided).