Vanesa Del Rey


2017 will be Vanesa Del Rey's first year instructing at the Illustration Academy's in-person workshop in Kansas City.

2017 will be Vanesa Del Rey's first year instructing at the Illustration Academy's in-person workshop in Kansas City.

Cuban artist Vanesa R. Del Rey began her career doing concept art for animation. She is best known for her work on the Hit comic book series and The Empty Man published by Boom! Studios. She has also illustrated Scarlet Witch, Spider-Women Alpha, and Daredevil Annual (2016) for Marvel Comics.

A former Illustration Academy student, Del Rey will  be sharing industry wisdom and advice largely related to concept art, comics, visual storytelling. In addition, students will learn about each artists' career and how they got to where they are professionally. The 2017 in-person summer workshop will be Vanesa Del Rey's first year instructing at The Illustration Academy,