A graduate of the School of Visual Arts in New York, artist Ian Bertram was chosen as the Best New Talent of 2011 by Comicbookjesus.com, and selected to the Society of Illustrators 2012 Student Scholarship Competition. His work has appeared in the anthology magazine INK, and his thesis work 1001 was described as "the strongest 17 pages of artwork at the entire show" in Comic Book Resources' coverage of the 2011 MoCCA Festival. Ian has drawn covers for Boom! Studios, interior artwork for the Detective Comics #27 Batman anniversary special from DC Comics, and he has been a featured artist at the Greenpoint Gallery and the 30 Rooms art gathering. He lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.