Declan Shalvey

  • IRELAND

Declan Shalvey is an award-winning Irish comics and graphic novels artist and writer who has worked with all the top publishers in the comics industry.

He has worked for Marvel Comics, drawing titles like Moon Knight, Thunderbolts and Deadpool. 

His work on Moon Knight revamped the character for a new audience which is soon to be seen in its own Disney+ TV series. Shalvey has also worked on hit titles and characters such as Immortal Hulk, Batman, Deadpool Vs Old Man Logan and Wolverine.

 In 2020 Marvel published Marvel Monograph: The Art of Declan Shalvey, a trade paperback collecting highlights of his work for the company.

For DC Comics, he has drawn Northlanders (2011-12), and contributed to the anthology series American Vampire (2013), All-Star Batman (2016) and Batman and the Signal (2018), and the graphic novel Mad Max: Fury Road Inspired Artists Deluxe Edition (2015). 

For Dark Horse Comics, he has drawn issues of Conan the Barbarian (2012-13) and The Massive (2013), and contributed to Dark Horse Presents (2014) and the graphic novel Murder Book (2015).

Shalvey collaborated with writer Warren Ellis on the creator-owned science fiction series Injection, which ran for 15 issues from Image Comics in 2015-17. 

He has also written two crime graphic novels set in Ireland, Savage Town, illustrated by Philip Barrett (2017), and Bog Bodies, illustrated by Gavin Fullerton (2020), both published by Image.