Best known for his work illustrating Alan Moore in Promethea, Voice of the Fire and The Mirror of Love, José Villarrubia began his carreer in comics by coloring Jae Lee in Hellshock. He went on to color Lee in many other projects, including The Sentry, Fantastic Four 1234, and Captain America, and now he colors regularly for Marvel and DC Comics. He is currently working with Ryan Sook in the new X-Factor Series and with Paul Pope in Batman: 100
Jose was born in Madrid, lives and works in Baltimore, and is spending a year in Paris.
Reviews & Interviews
As Alan Moore fans are well aware, Mr. Moore is not usually one for the public spotlight. In fact, the most commonly seen photo of Alan is the same one originally used for the back cover of Watchmen -- taken almost 20 years ago! Last year, José Villarrubia conducted a long photo session with Alan …
THE ADVOCATE PICKS "THE MIRROR OF LOVE" AS ONE OF THE TOP TEN BOOKS OF THE YEAR -- "José Villarrubia’s amazing photos illustrate an equally amazing epic gay love poem." -- The Advocate
"The only way to go to war with hate is to love. The Mirror of Love is the great weapon in our arsenal. …
Also available, the Signed & Numbered edition, limited to 500 copies, signed by both Alan Moore and Jose Villarrubia. A Top Shelf exclusive. -- 136 pages, Full-Color Hardcover
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"Do not trust the tales, or the town, or even the man who tells the tales. Trust only the voice of the fire."-- from the introduction by Neil Gaiman
"Alan Moore is the best and most innovative writer in graphic novels. I have been a huge admirer for years." -- Michael Moorcock …