Tuesday, December 29, 2015

TAYLOR CALLERY ILLUSTRATION: BEAUTY BREAK UP

Taylor Callery hops on the pop art bandwagon with this full page illustration for Priest + Grace / NewBeauty, addressing the struggles of breaking up with old and outdated make-up habits.

CHRIS GASH ILLUSTRATION: BEND IT!

Chris Gash had great fun with a recent illustration for Golf Digest on the humiliating topic of trying to bend a shot right and hitting it hard left instead.

DANIEL HERTZBERG ILLUSTRATION: ORCHESTRATING THE PROCESS

Daniel Hertzberg’s illustration for Harvard Business Review accompanied an article titled "Algorithms Need Managers, Too."

Monday, December 21, 2015

TIM O’BRIEN ILLUSTRATION: AMERICAN DREAM

Tim O’Brien’s enchanting cover illustration for The Nation started as a simple winter scene; Tim suggested a snow globe and went the extra mile to make it happen.

MICHAEL WARAKSA ILLUSTRATION: ADDRESSING PERCEPTION

Michael Waraksa’s recent illustration for USC Dornsife Magazine accompanied a feature article about disturbances in sensory perception caused by schizophrenia, including hallucinations that may cause patients to hear voices, music or sounds that are not there, or to feel insects crawling on their skin.

PETER STRAIN ILLUSTRATION: NAUGHTY OR NICE

Peter Strain’s illustration for the Light House Cinema in Ireland promotes their annual “Naughty or Nice” holiday film program by capturing key characters from each movie they’re showing this season. The larger-than-life characters can now be seen as a mural in the cinema foyer – just magic!

CHRIS GASH ILLUSTRATION: MATERIAL WORLD

Chris Gash illustrated the cover and interiors for the first issue of University of Texas Engineering School magazine. The feature was about how pretty much everything being developed in science and technology begins with materials engineers at the molecular level. Here is the opener.

NICK LU ILLUSTRATION: FORE!

Nick Lu shares a recent refreshing cover illustration for gold magazine Fore, to accompany their feature about golf in California national parks.

ROBERT NEUBECKER ILLUSTRATION: MIDDLE CLASS SQUEEZE

Robert Neubecker’s illustration for page one of The Wall Street Journal weekend “Review” section told a tall tale of middle class woe.

JOHN HERSEY ILLUSTRATION: THE HIT LIST

John Hersey’s illustration for The New Yorker accompanied an article about the Islamist war on secular bloggers in Bangladesh.

CAMILLE CHISHOLM ILLUSTRATION: DATA’S DIVIDENDS

Camille Chisholm’s illustration was licensed through Theispot by Columbia Magazine for their 2015 winter issue. The article described the work at Columbia's Data Institute and how teams of sociologists, economists, social workers and data scientists tackle complex questions.

Friday, December 18, 2015

JAMES O’BRIEN ILLUSTRATION: HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

James O’Brien is chillin’ for the Holidays with an ice skating reindeer image, just for you!

DAVIDE BONAZZI ILLUSTRATION: BREAKTHROUGH 2015

Davide Bonazzi's latest cover and interior illustrations for Science magazine highlight their special “Breakthrough of the Year” feature for 2015. The winner is the genome editing system called CRISPR, which is inexpensive, widely available, and easy to use.

CATHY HULL ILLUSTRATION: PEACE 2016

Cathy Hull sends a Holiday message of Peace for the New Year… Amen, Sister!

SUDI MCCOLLUM ILLUSTRATION: TUSCAN KITCHEN

Sudi McCollum designed and illustrated a series of images for Tuscan Kitchen, an Italian restaurant and market. The rustic imagery and sunny colors reflect the casual country feel of the venue. Sudi’s graphics, which appear as menus, will also be adapted for packaging, kitchen linens, etc.

KYLE POLING ILLUSTRATION: HAPPY HOLIDAYS

Kyle Poling’s illustration of Santa and his elves gently reminds us to stay on the “Nice” side of the list this Holiday Season!

MART KLEIN & MIRIAM MIGLIAZZI ILLUSTRATION: HO-HO-HO!

Mart Klein & Miriam Migliazzi would like to wish one and all a Happy Holiday Season!

DAVE ARKLE ILLUSTRATION: WAIVING THE CO-PAY

Dave Arkle’s illustration for Pharmacy Times Magazine accompanied an article titled “Waiving the Co-Pay," clearly the newest form of luxury living!

Monday, December 14, 2015

GONI MONTES ILLUSTRATION: BREAD KNEADER

Goni Montes’ lush, meditative illustration for Lightspeed Magazine opened a Catherynne M. Valente short story titled, “The Lily and The Horn.”

HELEN FRIEL ILLUSTRATION: PARKVIEW PRIVATE COLLECTION

Helen Friel’s elegant paper sculptures for Parkview Private Collection represent their beautiful properties at an exhibition in London’s Saatchi Gallery.

MARK FREDRICKSON ILLUSTRATION: MAD’S 20 DUMBEST

Mark Fredrickson illustrated the cover of MAD magazine’s annual “20 Dumbest” round-up. Want to know who’s #1 this year?!? “Go out and buy a copy, clod!”

BEN JOHNSTON ILLUSTRATION: DIET COKE RETWEETS OF LOVE

Ben Johnston has been working with the teams at Droga5 and Fast Horse to transform Diet Coke fan tweets into amazingly detailed pieces of custom-made artwork, inspired by the taste and look of Diet Coke. The brand is expressing thanks via a new Twitter-led social campaign called “ReTweets of Love.”

DAVID PREISS ILLUSTRATION: RADIANT FLOORS

David Preiss' perfectly organized infographic illustration showing the air flow and inner workings of a heated garage floor system somehow makes us question everything about our “micro-loft” apartment…

PETER MCDONNELL ILLUSTRATION: SILENT NIGHT

Peter McDonnell’s fun cutaway illustration was the perfect holiday greeting for a company that provides acoustical consulting and audio and visual system design services. The image was animated for their website, further demonstrating “heavenly peace” made possible!

JAMES YAMASAKI ILLUSTRATION: THE JOYOUS SEASON

James Yamasaki makes us all merry, time and again, by illustrating the wackier aspects of the Holiday Season. First, for The Stranger, he visualized “Christmas Brawl! A 13-Way Battle Royale between This Year’s Yuletide Plays.”

Friday, December 11, 2015

PHIL WRIGGLESWORTH ILLUSTRATION: SHAMELESS IN SEATTLE

Phil Wrigglesworth's “Year in Review” illustration for Seattle Met cheerfully depicts the year bunnies attacked, a white woman pretended to be black, and a ton of stuff fell off trucks.

LAURA WATSON ILLUSTRATION: BIG AND SMALL

Laura Watson’s latest children’s book illustration project, “Big and Small, God Made Them All,” is an introduction to the gospel for young children from Driftwood Tree Press. The text manages to sum up all the wonder of this world for a child in just a handful of rhyming couplets; Laura’s engaging artwork tells the rest of the story.

CHRISTINE MARIE LARSEN ILLUSTRATION: WELLCHILD ANNUAL REPORT

Christine Marie Larsen was commissioned to create a series of colorful illustrations for the St. John's Wellchild annual report, reflecting the lively spirit of their South Los Angeles neighborhood and the clinic's clientele.

Thursday, December 10, 2015

CHUCK GONZALES ILLUSTRATION: FIASCO!

Chuck Gonzales’ series of “Fiasco” illustrations for Tiger Beat Magazine always depict the perfect storm of teenaged embarrassment!

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

DENNIS WUNSCH ILLUSTRATION: JOIN THE CROWD(FUNDING)

Dennis Wunsch created this feature illustration for the December Scotsman Guide Commercial Edition, to accompany an article about new ways of investing in commercial real estate, specifically via global crowdfunding.

JAMES YAMASAKI ILLUSTRATION: SORTING OUT THE HYPE

James Yamasaki’s latest editorial illustration for The Stranger depicts nerdy political types and young activists arguing heatedly, as readers look on, trying to make sense of it all as they decide how to vote.

Monday, December 7, 2015

WESLEY BEDROSIAN ILLUSTRATION: PUSH PRESENT

Wesley Bedrosian illustrated an article for the New York Times about the phenomenon that is the post-partum “Push Present.” As Kim Kardashian explains, “After nine months of pregnancy, it’s a sweet and well-deserved thank you.”

HARRY CAMPBELL ILLUSTRATION: THE DEATH OF CANCER

Harry Campbell's illustration for this week’s issue of The New Yorker accompanies a book review of “The Death of Cancer,” a disturbing report from the front lines of the war on that disease.

JOYCE HESSELBERTH ILLUSTRATION: CAREGIVERS’ SACRIFICE

Joyce Hesselberth’s new illustration for the New York Times Health section accompanied an article about the struggle some people face when caring for older family members and also holding down a job.

KEITH NEGLEY ILLUSTRATION: NY TIMES SUNDAY REVIEW

Keith Negley illustrated “How Terror Hardens Us” for the New York Times Sunday Review.


CATHI MINGUS ILLUSTRATION: GLIMMER GIRLS

Cathi Mingus shares her latest illustrated cover, the third in the Glimmer Girls book series written by Grammy nominated Christian recording artist Natalie Grant. This series follows three sisters and their nanny, who travel around the globe with their famous singing star mother, making music and mischief!

DENNIS WUNSCH ILLUSTRATION: EMBRACING CHANGE

Dennis Wunsch created a series of illustrations for the December Scotsman Guide Residential Edition to accompany a feature article looking ahead at changes in 2016 for the mortgage industry.

JONATHAN WILLIAMS ILLUSTRATION: BEST FOOT FORWARD

Jonathan Williams illustrated five foot-friendly shoes for Arthritis Today magazine to accompany their guide to stylish comfort shoes.

Friday, December 4, 2015

PAUL GARLAND ILLUSTRATION: JOLLY JARS

Paul Garland illustrated the annual “Jolly Jars” competition poster for a private school in London. Tis the Season!

JOEY GUIDONE ILLUSTRATION: 3 X 3 2016 COVER

Joey Guidone’s vivid image was selected to appear on the cover of the 2016 3 x 3 Illustration Directory.

Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Dan Stiles Illustration: Nike



Dan Stiles’ latest illustrations for longtime client NIKE deliver their familiar message in fresh new ways.

Kotryna Zukauskaite Illustration: Scores



Kotryna Zukauskaite’s cover for Family Practice Management illustrated a feature geared to family physicians titled, “How Patient Satisfaction Scores Define You.“