JOE PRADO started his career back in the early 90s working as a Professional comic-book artist and illustrator on the Brazilian Market. During that time, he produced hundreds of Fantasy, Horror, Super-Heroes and Sci-Fi illustrations for a myriad of books and magazines.
In 2004 he started to produce comics for the US market. Among his credits are ACTION COMICS, SUPERMAN, GREEN LANTERN, BIRDS OF PREY, RANN/THANAGAR WAR, TEEN TITANS, THE WARLORD, RED SONJA, THE PHANTOM, BLACKEST NIGHT, BRIGHTEST DAY, AQUAMAN, JUSTICE LEAGUE, MULTIVERSITY, CYBORG and JUSTICE LEAGUE AMERICA.
Joe is the recipient of two INKWELL AWARDS, in 2016, won the INKWELL AWARD for “Favorite Inker”. And in 2018 for “Props – Talent who deserves more attention”.
In 2018, Joe joined artist Ivan Reis, and writer Brian Michael Bendis on SUPERMAN, book that he still works on till this day.
Besides being an artist and inker, Joe also is Co-Owner/Talent Manager of CHIAROSCURO STUDIOS, representing dozens of comic-book artists.