The eclectic career of Jose Delbo also includes published illustrated comic books featuring
some of our cultures most iconic women such as Raggedy Ann, Little Lulu, Barbie and Wonder
Woman. Delbo has illustrated cartoons for the past 50 years for comic book fans across the
world and in several languages. Delbo’s original comic book pages have been displayed in museums,
private collections and can often be seen trading on internet sites. As a former vice-president of
the National Cartoonist Society and industry celebrity, Delbo has been featured on various news
and entertainment television programs and founded a Cartoon Camp for young cartoonists originally
housed at the International Museum of Cartoon Art. In 2013 he was awarded by San Diego Comic-
Con the prestigious Inkpot award for his contributions to the world of comics.
His most recent works take his art to new heights, six foot tall painted murals. They are
detailed, original hand-paintings. Larger than life, these acrylic on canvas works of art recreate
comic book original pages done years ago by Jose Delbo. His paintings have been exhibited in
galleries in Florida (Art Fusion/Palm Beach County Cultural Society) as well as currently are
exhibiting in Milan, Italy at the Wannabee Gallery.