Nick Cardy at the 2008 New York Comic Con.
October 20, 1920
New York City, New York
|Died||November 3, 2013
|Other names||Nick Cardi|
|Notable works||Teen Titans
|Awards||Will Eisner Comic Book Hall of Fame, 2005|
Nicholas Viscardi (October 20, 1920 – November 3, 2013), known professionally as Nick Cardy or Nick Cardi, was American comic book artist. He is best known for his DC Comics work on Aquaman, the Teen Titans and other major characters. Cardy was inducted into the Will Eisner Comic Book Hall of Fame in 2005.
Cardy was born on October 20, 1920 in New York City, New York. He studied at the Art Students League of New York, studying life drawing. Cardy was married to Ruth Houghby from 1947 until they divorced in 1969. They had one son. Cardy died on November 3, 2013 from heart failure at his Miami, Florida home, aged 93.
References[change | edit source]
- Nick Cardy (Nicholas Viscardi) at the Lambiek Comiclopedia. Archived June 27, 2010.
- Greenberger, Robert (November 3, 2013). "Nick Cardy: 1920-2013". ComicMix.com. http://www.comicmix.com/news/obituaries/2013/11/03/nick-cardy-1920-2013/. Retrieved 2013-11-04.
- Cardy in Stroud, Bryan D. (Undated). "Mike Esposito interview (part 1)". The Silver Age Sage. http://www.wtv-zone.com/silverager/interviews/cardy1.shtml. Retrieved 2013=11-04.
- Evanier, Mark (November 3, 2013). "Sad News". http://www.newsfromme.com/2013/11/03/sad-news-5/. Retrieved 2013-11-04.
Other websites[change | edit source]
- The Official Nick Cardy Website. Archived from the original on September 9, 2010.
- Nick Cardy at the Internet Movie Database
- World Talk Radio: Audio interview with Nick Cardy
- Evanier, Mark. Transcript excerpt, 1998 Comic-Con International Nick Cardy panel, part 1, POV Online, column of March 2, 2001. WebCitation archive.
- Panel above, part 2. WebCitation archive.
- Where Monsters Dwell interview (mp3 audio)