Born: October 31st, 1981 in Elgin, Illinois to Tony and Donna Cannon
About: Tyrell is a comic book artist living and working in Chicago, IL. A graduate of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, he is known for his comics Gary, Simon, and Victus. He is also the co-editor of the science fiction romance comics anthology Speculative Relationships. In addition to self-publishing his work, Tyrell has created covers and pinups for Dark Horse, Image, and Heavy Metal comics, as well as artwork for television (Drew Carey Green Screen Show) and video games (Grappledrome, Dino D-Day). Tyrell strives to create comics that are thoughtful, well-crafted, diverse in subject matter, and push the comics medium forward. He hopes to help promote the art form by supporting fellow creators and engaging in meaningful discussions about the potential of comics.