Alitha Martinez

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Comic Book artist Alitha E. Martinez at a book signing

Alitha E. Martinez is a comic book artist best known for her work drawing for Marvel's Iron Man, NBC's Heroes, and DC's Batgirl.[1]

Martinez has been working at Marvel Comics since the 90s when she got her first major gig as an assistant to Joe Quesada.[2]

She co-created the villain Knightfall in Batgirl #10 (August 2012). She helped create the artwork, including cover art, for the special commemorative issue of Riverdale by Archie Comics.[3] In addition, Martinez contributed drawings for the comic book series World of Wakanda, a spin-off from the Marvel ComicsBlack Panther title that is written by Roxane Gay and Ta-Nehisi Coates.[4] In 2017, she was a guest artist for the limited series Lazarus X+66 from Image Comics, written by Greg Rucka.[5]


  1. ^ "Women in Comics NYC Collective International: Women's History Month Spotlights - Alithea E. Martinez". CBR. 2015-03-25. Retrieved 2017-03-18.
  2. ^ "Comic Book Convo: World of Wakanda Artist Alitha Martinez".
  3. ^ "Check out a preview of Riverdale One Shot and more new Archie Comics on sale 3/1/17! - Archie Comics". Archie Comics. 2017-02-28. Retrieved 2017-03-18.
  4. ^ Wade, Cameron (13 October 2016). "See the First Page of World of Wakanda from Roxane Gay, Ta-Nehisi Coates & Alitha Martinez". Paste Magazine. Retrieved 20 March 2017.
  5. ^ Lazarus: X+66 #4 (Of 6)]," Image Comics. Retrieved November 8, 2017

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