Born and raised in Hong Kong, Stanley Lau is an illustrator, designer, concept artist, creative director and co-founder of Imaginary Friends Studios that produces high quality artworks for Capcom, DC Comics, Marvel Comics and other giants in the entertainment and gaming industry.
Stanley specializes in a perfect blend of eastern and western art styles. Better known by his handle Artgerm, Stanley’s art continues to inspire new generations of artists and his ever-growing fan base around the world. To this date, Stanley’s online art gallery has been viewed by people around the world for more than 50 million times and have more than 200,000 active followers.
Stanley is highly active in the local and international art community. He has been invited to various educational institutions & conferences to share his passion in art in many countries such as the USA, Japan, Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore. On top of that, Stanley has enjoyed coverage on international art publications like 2D Artist, ImagineFX and international art annuals such as Spectrum, Exotic nd Expose.