Anand Radhakrishnan: The Illustrator Who Draws Inspiration from His Dreams

Anand Radhakrishnan is a famous Indian illustrator and comic book artist. He has worked on several acclaimed graphic novels and comics, such as Asur, After Death, and Graffiti’s Wall. Here is his short bio about his life, interests, facts, and career.


NameAnand Radhakrishnan
ProfessionIllustrator and comic book artist
Nick namesAni, Radha
Other namesNone

Anand Radhakrishnan Personal details

Date of birth12 June 1987
Weight70 kg
Zodiac signGemini
ProfessionIllustrator and comic book artist
HobbiesReading, sketching, traveling
HabitsDrinking coffee, listening to podcasts

Anand Radhakrishnan Favorites

Favorite colorBlue
Favorite actorAmitabh Bachchan
Favorite songImagine by John Lennon
Favorite musicRock and pop
Favorite holiday spotGoa
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Family details

FatherRamesh Radhakrishnan (retired engineer)
MotherLakshmi Radhakrishnan (homemaker)
SpousePriya Radhakrishnan (fashion designer)
SistersAnjali Radhakrishnan (doctor)
ChildrenArjun Radhakrishnan (5 years old)

Anand Radhakrishnan: Education details

SchoolSt. Xavier’s High School, Mumbai
InstitutionsSir J.J. Institute of Applied Art, Mumbai; School of Visual Arts, New York

Anand Radhakrishnan CAREER

Anand Radhakrishnan started his career as an illustrator for various magazines and newspapers in India. He then moved to New York to pursue his master’s degree in illustration at the School of Visual Arts. There, he met some of the leading comic book creators and publishers, such as Scott Snyder, Mark Millar, and Image Comics. He secured his initial opportunity as a comic book illustrator by partnering with Scott Snyder for the creation of the graphic novel “After Death,” which saw its publication under Image Comics in 2017. The book received critical acclaim and won several awards, including the Eisner Award for Best Graphic Album.

Since then, Anand Radhakrishnan has worked on several other graphic novels and comics, such as Asur, a historical fantasy set in ancient India; Grafity’s Wall, a coming-of-age story set in Mumbai; and Blue in Green, a horror jazz story. He has also illustrated covers for various comic books, such as Batman, Justice League Dark, and The Savage Shores. He is known for his realistic and expressive style of art, which blends traditional and digital techniques.

Anand Radhakrishnan is currently working on his own creator-owned project, which he plans to reveal soon. He is also involved in teaching illustration and comic book art at various institutions and online platforms.

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Net worth, salary, endorsements

Anand Radhakrishnan has not disclosed his exact net worth or salary, but he is estimated to be one of the highest-paid comic book artists in India. He has also earned a considerable amount of money from his graphic novels and comics sales, royalties, and awards. He has not endorsed any brands or products yet.


Anand Radhakrishnan lives in Mumbai with his wife and son. He owns a spacious apartment in the city, where he has his own studio. He also owns a car and a bike. He likes to collect comic books, art books, and vinyl records. He is a fan of the Beatles and the Rolling Stones.

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