headshot portrait of comic book artist, Afua Richardson

Afua Richardson

Illustrator & Comic Book Artist

About Afua Richardson

Afua Richardson is an Indigenous / African American illustrator best known for her work on the Eisner Award-winning series Black Panther World of Wakanda. She is the recipient of the Nina Simone: Young gifted & black award for Artistic Achievement. Other works include Xmen 92, All-Star Batman, and HBO’s Emmy-award-winning series, Lovecraft Country.

In addition to being an illustrator, she completed an undergrad at Julliard, and is a seasoned singer/ songwriter, musician, voice actor, composer, and mentor to many aspiring artists. She is the creator of her upcoming graphic novel series Aquarius the Book of Mer. You can learn more about Afua here.

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