Comic book artist and illustrator Eleanna Mavrofrydi is returning to our Artists’ Alley for this year’s event!
Eleanna was born on 16th of December 1991 in Athens, Greece. Having an appeal to painting from her early years, she attended art classes during her adolescence and in 2014 she graduated from AKTO college with a Bachelor in sketching, comics and cartoons while attending the one-year workshop of Nikos Koutsis for designing and creating comics in Vakalo college. In 2012 she participated in a group fanzine called “Caffeination” and the comic anthology of IDW Publishing, “Womanthology Heroic: Greek Division”. Eleanna has been working as a freelancer illustrator since 2014. She continued to involve in other forms of artistic work as a stylist & art director of photography, in collaboration with independent Greek clothing brands.
Eleanna has collaborated with brands such as “Black n’ Rose” and “Shoot Dice” by creating deisgns for T-Shirts. She has also designed textiles for bags in collaboration with the brand “Clic Jewels” for the “Clic x Eleanna: Summer 2015” collection. Other than working with clothing and accessories brand, Eleanna has also exhibited her artwork in many conventions such as “Comicdom Con” (2013, 2016 & 2018), “Athens Con” (2015, 2016, 2017), “The Comic Con” in Thessaloniki (2016, 2017, 2018) and “Cyprus Comic Con” (2017). She has also participated in the group illustration exhibition “IllustraSyros” in Syros.