Greg LaRocque has been a well
known name in the comic book industry since the 1980's. Born & raised in
Baltimore, Maryland, he started his ventures in the art field when he
was hired at the tender age of 17, to be an assistant art teacher at the
Professional Institute of Commercial art. Greg's comic book career began
with DC Comics and Marvel Comics, which made Greg one of the first
artists to work for both companies at the same time. Greg's work can be
seen in the pages of Spider-man, The Avengers, Justice League, Legion of
Super-Heroes & the Flash among many more. Greg may be best known for his
design of the Iconic Wally West Flash costume. His latest work can be
seen on the cover of Avatar #1, due this summer from Dave Miller Studio.
Greg's work as a, Illustrator &
Designer has seen him touch such diverse characters as SpongeBob
Squarepants, Bugs Bunny, the Batman, Justice League, Harley Davidson &
the Grateful Dead.
Working as creative director for
Exiled Studio, Greg published his creator owned series 'the Exiled',
followed up with the graphic novels 'CryBaby Extinction' & 'the
Dreaming'. Exiled Studio is up & humming & plans a 30th anniversary
'Art of Greg LaRocque ' book, celebrating Greg's 30 years in comics.
Greg's commission work has been
requested by fans across the globe, from Italy, Spain, Canada, the UK,
France, to the Philippines & many more. He continues to attend comic
book conventions & events, & appreciates the support of his fans. His
fund raising efforts to support the victims of natural disaster has
helped many of those in a desperate situation.