Canari, by Carlos Meglia
'Canari'. 

Carlos Meglia debuted in 1974 as the assistant of the illustrator Oswal. Two years later, he made sciencefiction illustrations for El Pendula, as well as covers for Record publishers. In 1979 Meglia illustrated 'La Bible pour les Enfants', 'Don Quixote' and several books of the poet Martin Fierro. In the early 1980s, he contributed to Billiken, a children's magazine, Satiricon, a humorous periodical and El Grafico, a sports magazine.

Cybersix, by Carlos Meglia
'Cybersix'. 

In 1983, Meglia made his first short comic stories for publisher Record, and in the three years that followed, he worked mainly in the animation field at the Hanna-Barbera Studios (a.o. on 'The Smurfs', 'The Flintstones' and 'Scooby-Doo'). He teamed up with Carlos Trillo in 1987, and started 'Irish Coffee', a series about a detective with supernatural gifts. Also with Trillo, Meglia launched the 'Cybersix' series in 1991, a series for which he intensively uses the computer. For this series Meglia was assisted by Anibal Uzál

In the second half of the 1990s, Meglia settled in Spain and began working for the US market. He cooperated on Dark Horse titles like 'Star Wars: Underworld' and 'Spyboy', as well as DC's 'Superman/Tarzan: Sons of the Jungle', 'Crimson', 'Adventures of Superman' and 'Monster World', and Marvel's 'Elektra'. In 2005, he created the series 'Canari' with Crisse. Carlos Meglia passed away, at the top of his game, on 15 August 2008 at the age of 50.

Carlos Meglia was a strong influence on Fernando Sosa

Canari, by Carlos Meglia
'Canari'.

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