Daniel Maia is a comic-book author and advertising illustrator, with works created for anthologies and magazines. Studied Narrative at the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation (1995), Drawing at National Society of Fine-Arts (1997) and Graphic Design at IADE college (1999), in Lisbon. Owns commercial art studio & publishing label, Arga Warga.
Aside others, has won a critics’ choice award as Revelation Artist & the 3rd prize in a BDmania comics contest (1995), IV Central Comics Awards for Best Artist (2006), and was selected in Marvel’s worldwide talents hunt, ChesterQuest (2008). Began activity in the USA comic-book industry by collaborating with writer Steven Grant on an (unpublished) OGN for Platinum Studios and, after a hiatus, debuted with a fill-in on Dark Horse Comics’ X #11.
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