1. Paul Pope


    New York based, Eisner winning, illustrator Paul Pope has done it all—Self-published, worked with the comic giants (Marvel, DC, Dark horse), worked with Japan’s largest manga publishers, worked with fashion house Diesel, and has been featured in a bunch of illustration books. Possibly most famous for his Batman mini-series, Batman: Year One Hundred, and his own comics Heavy Liquid, and 100%. If you are lucky enough to find his first art book PulpHope: The Art Of Paul Pope at a good price it is a must-have!

    Check out this brilliant interview with him over at Ain’t It Cool.