Cyprus Comic Con proudly announces comics creator Manos Lagouvardos as one of its esteemed Special Guests for CCC16!
Manos was born in 1981 in Athens, and has a degree of Architecture from the National Technical University of Athens. However, cartoons, animation and comics were always some of his main interests along with his education.
Visit Manos’ Facebook page to see more samples of his work.
In 2001 he participated in the Pan-hellenic Comic Competition, which was hosted by Eleftherotypia, in which he won the 1st Honour. He has also participated in workshops at the school of AKTO, and since 2009 and each year henceforth, Manos joins with other comic artists in various Comic Conventions across the world. His biggest essay is the comicbook “Galaxia” (Comicworld Editions), an adventure with plenty of action. Recently he also self-published the award-winning teen comic “The Teenies”, with lots of pranks and romance.
Currently, he lives and works in Athens as a freelancer, drawing all sorts of paper heroes for advertising and publishing companies.