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Michel Mulipola

Michel Mulipola-154Illustrator Michel Mulipola is an Auckland-based self-taught comic book artist and illustrator.  He has been immersed in the world of comic books from the tender age of five and wanted to draw comic books from that moment on.He has done work for various anthologies and am currently working on the US comic book, Headlocked: The Last Territory.

When he is not drawing comic books, Michel can be found peddling comic books at Arkham City Comics - a comic book store he helped a friend establish.

During the weekends, he spends his time dropping people on their heads as a professional wrestler for Impact Pro Wrestling.
Selected bibliography:
  • 'Frogs', School Journal comic written by Paul Mason illustrated by Michel Mulipola (Learning Media 2013)
  • Samoan Heroes written by David Riley illustrated by Michel Mulipola (Reading Warrior 2015)
  • The Rules written by Maria Samuela illustrated by Michel Mulipola (Lift Education 2015)
  • 'Breathless' School Journal Story Library written by Bernard Beckett illustrated by Michel Mulipola (Lift Education 2016)
  • Storylines Notable Book Award 2016 for Samoan Heroes
  • 2006 Gibson Award for Best New Zealand Comic Book Artist


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