Dheeraj Verma, in comics, painting, gaming, animation and digital painting spans from India to the United States over a 24 year period. Mr. Verma began his journey as an artist with Bheria (Raj Comics), created by him in 1993 where he began producing the captivating images for which he is known. He describes Comics as being in his blood, though his later creative impulses would lead him to explore painting as well.
In the year 2000, he joined Escort’s Gaming division and spend 3 years there in his role as Senior Game Visualizer. In an effort to broaden his horizons as well as his audience, he signed with Avatar Press in the USA in 2004 for 5 years, he worked with writers Alan Moore, John Russo, George A. Romero making zombies for popular series such as Escape of the Living Dead, Night of the Living Dead, Nightmare on ELM street, Yuggoth Creatures and more. Following the success of the work with Avatar, Dheeraj teamed with Dynamite Entertainment (USA) to produce the Complete Dracula series.
2012 saw Mr. Verma’s biggest challenge to date as he completed the Fall of Cybertron: Transformers for the “Transformers” series to great accclaim on Comixology. Robots in Disguise and The X Files Conspiracy: Transformers would follow. Dheeraj is focused presently on the “Lady Death” and the series franchise by the same name, in collaboration with writer Brian Pulido.
Mr. Verma already done 2 successfully exhibitions in Delhi, from 12 to 18 Oct, 2015, at Lalit Kala Akademy and 1 to 6 March, 2016 at Alliance de Francise.
He credits Goddess Saraswati for his gifts and inspiration.