Villagran attended Escuela Nacional de Bellas Artes in Buenos Aires; Argentina.
Ricardo Villagran is a professional illustrator from Argentina. After graduation from art school, Villagran worked for various advertising companies as a designer illustrator. In the late 70s, Villagran travelled to the USA and started working in the comic book industry. He started working for DC Comics on titles such as House of Mystery, Tarzan, Atari Force and a few others. He also worked for other publishers like Marvel Comics and Dark Horse Comics.
Most recently, Villagran has been working for Spanish and Latin American publishers and his most recent work for DC was in the title Aquaman: Sword of Atlantis.
Links and References
- Ricardo Villagrán at Wikipedia.org
- Villagran at DC Comics Website
- Villagran at The Comic Book Database