|Mike Lilly is a New York City based comic book artist who freelances for major comic-book publishers on such titles as Annihilation
Conquest Quasar, Vampirella, Nightwing, Batman, Detective Comics, Marvel Knights, Punisher, Catwoman, Green Lantern, X-Men
Unlimited, and Dungeons & Dragons.
Lilly's critically acclaimed run on Vampirella Revelations from Harris Comics won him a Best Black and White Illustration Art Show Award
of Excellence from I-CON 25. He is currently at work on his creator owned WWII pulp adventure entitled The Mercury Chronicles with
co-creator Vito Delsante.
He has also collaborated with the interior design company Kreiss Enterprises. Lilly designed life size panels to depict an entire comic
book story installed onto the walls of designer Loren Kreiss's New York City apartment. This pop-art piece was featured in The New
York Times Real Estate section, The Financial Times Style section, Ocean Drive Magazine, Wizard Magazine and The New York Post.
Mike is most known in the Star Wars community for his illustrated and highly sought after Star Wars Heritage original art sketch cards
from Topps, Inc. His cards are the rarest in that line. Lilly's original art sketch cards can also be seen for the Revenge of the Sith trading
card line, The Lord of the Rings Evolution and Masterpieces series, Frankenstein from Universal, The Vintage Poster Collection sketch
cards from Breygent, The Complete Avengers from Marvel Comics/Rittenhouse Archives and DC Legacy archive editions from DC
Lilly has also illustrated educational comics for Scholastic (Macbeth, Arabian Nights, Treasure Island, The Sword in the Stone, Jane
Eyre), and Simon and Schuster, as well as medical comics for GlaxoSmithKline and financial comics for Solomon Smith-Barney.