is an American comic book artist and writer, fine art illustrator, and traditionally trained animator currently based in Los Angeles.
Michael Manning was born in Flushing in the New York City borough of Queens and raised in Beverly, Massachusetts where he exhibited an early interest in drawing and writing. Exposure to Japanese animation, fairy-tale book illustration, American and European comics, and the mythology of many cultures all contributed to the formation of his emerging style. His practice in painting, video, sculpture, and digital work explores the relationship between technology and the analog.
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