Michael Gaydos is an American comics artist and painter. He is a graduate of The Cleveland Institute of Art and has his studio in Beacon, New York. Gaydos is best known for his work on Joe Quesada edited Marvel titles. He worked with Brian Michael Bendis on 'Alias' and its follow up, 'The Pulse'. He has also illustrated the mini-series 'Powerless' and 'Daredevil Redemption'. He drew a 'Devlin Waugh' story for 2000 AD and he has served as an artist of the DC series 'Manhunter'.
He has also worked for smaller publishers, such as Virgin Comics ('Snake Woman') and Fox Atomic (the graphic novel 'The Nightmare Factory'). He is also known for his illustrations in White Wolf's Vampire roleplaying games.