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Born in 1977 in Benevento, Italy, Christian Mirra is a versatile artist renowned for his proficiency in illustration, multilingual writing (English, Spanish, Italian), and comic creation. Currently based in Santander, Spain, he works as a freelance illustrator and cartoonist, collaborating with many clients from around the globe.


Christian's creative portfolio boasts a prolific collection of cartoons, comics, and comic strips, numbering in the hundreds. His work has found a place in the publications of renowned international publishing houses, including The Hindu, New Holland Publishers, Ugo Guanda Editore, Lilamé, and others.​ 


Today, Christian primarily operates through the online staffing platform, where he has successfully undertaken over 250 diverse projects. His unwavering commitment to delivering top-tier work has earned him the prestigious Top Rated Plus status, a reflection of his consistent excellence. Some of his notable achievements include the widely followed comic series "Space Junkies," featured in The Hindu (India) with a dedicated readership of over 500,000 subscribers, as well as the illustrations for the international bestseller "Where's Michael?" (New Holland Publishers, Australia), the whimsical humor cartoons for, and the compelling graphic novel "Quella notte alla Diaz" (Guanda, Italy), among many others.​

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In 2015, Christian Mirra and Quirino Calderone joined efforts to face the overwhelming demand for comic and illustration projects they were receiving from different sources. They acknowledged the need for an agile, talented team to meet stringent deadlines without compromising quality. SmArt Studio was their answer: they tested and assembled a versatile team of veterans from the comic industry.  Today, armed with a wealth of experience from over 80 collaborative projects, SmArt Studio takes pride in offering a diverse range of services: whether you're looking for awe-inspiring Comics, playful Cartoons, or captivating Illustrations, our team ensures your artistic vision is brought to life with precision and flair.​ 


Christian's Interview on the Italian's National TV Channel RAITRE


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"Christian is a creative genius! and has a great sense of humor! Don't hesitate if you are deciding whether to hire or not. You won't regret it! Will keep coming back again and again

-Tamer Shahin, CEO (Nuviun Digital Health)

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