Born in Sofia, Bulgaria, where he received his Fine Arts degree. Alex came to the US in 1994 and continued his studies at the Joe Kubert School. His comic credits include Arabian Nights, Magic the gathering, The Crow, Alien vs. Predator, Superman vs. Predator, Sam and Twitch,Hellboy Weird Tales, Daredevil, Illuminati. SpiderWoman, Halo, Scarlet. MoonKnight, Dark Tower, and Batman.
He has received the Russ Manning Award in 1996 for Most Promising Newcomer and the Eisner Award for best ongoing series in 2003. Alex currently lives in Brooklyn, NY.