Phil Foster | Farm Futures

Phil Foster | Farm Futures

Phil Foster illustrated the cover of Farm Future’s issue, “Dangerous Waters: The uncertain future of ag trading.” His cover art was recently recognized by Graphic Design USA and The Ag Communicators Network (formerly known as the American Agricultural Editors’ Association or AAEA). See more of Phil’s work here.    

Robert Neubecker | Opera News

Robert Neubecker | Opera News

Robert Neubecker created a series illustrations for Opera News’ September 2019 issue on mindfulness. His work accompanies the article “Cutting Through the Noise,” which looks into going to the opera as a mindful activity. See more of Robert’s work here.  

Robert Neubecker | Little Smokey

Robert Neubecker | Little Smokey

Robert Neubecker wrote and illustrated the new children’s book, Little Smokey, published by Knopf. His brilliant illustrations combine watercolor with digital painting techniques that give the art texture, luminosity and depth. See more of Robert’s children’s book illustrations here.            

Gwen Keraval | William & Mary University

Gwen Keraval | William & Mary University

Gwen Keraval’s cover illustration for William & Mary won a silver UCDA (University and College Designer Association) award for the category Spring 2019 Cover/illustration. The cover was created under under the art direction of  Michael Bartolotta and was one of only 11 silver awards out of all UCDA competition submissions.  The illustration itself was one […]

John S. Dykes | REI

John S. Dykes | REI

John S. Dykes illustrated a map of the Boston area for outdoor gear and clothing retailer REI.  This map accompanied the REI website’s blog post, “Boston Outdoor Activities Guide.” See more of John’s work here.

Jan Feindt | Rolling Stone Magazine

Jan Feindt | Rolling Stone Magazine

Jan Feindt created a stunning psychedelic full page illustration of The Black Keys for a review in the July 2019 issue of Rolling Stone Magazine. See more of Jan’s work here.

Stuart Briers | John Hopkins University

Stuart Briers | John Hopkins University

Stuart Briers illustrated the cover for John Hopkins University’s Spring and Summer 2019 Medicine magazine issue. The theme of the issue surrounds the human body system and how it can become unbalanced. He captured the suffering and despair that is caused by adult primary immunodeficiencies, which are often diagnosed. See more of his work here.

Daniel Baxter | Federal Reserve Bank of NY

Daniel Baxter | Federal Reserve Bank of NY

Daniel Baxter collaborated with designer Megan Mardiney in creating an ambitious 8 ft by 10 ft map installation for the museum at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, on Liberty St. in Manhattan. This map represents the region they encompass: New York State, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, as well as parts of Connecticut […]

Pete Lloyd | Enjoy the Ride Records and Lakeshore Records

Pete Lloyd | Enjoy the Ride Records and Lakeshore Records

Pete Lloyd illustrated the label design as well as the front and back cover of the original motion picture score for Into The Wild, which was just released for the first time on vinyl by Enjoy The Ride Records and Lakeshore Records in Conjunction with Paramount Pictures. His artwork for this project won the Award […]

Taylor Callery | The New York Times

Taylor Callery | The New York Times

Taylor Callery’s cover illustration for the Arts & Leisure section in the New York Times depicts the controversial case of the Central Park joggers. This illustration accompanies an article exploring Ava DuVernay’s new four-part Netflix documentary about the lives of these five men. See more of Taylor’s work here.    

James O’Brien | The Wall Street Journal

James O’Brien | The Wall Street Journal

James O’Brien illustrated The Wall Street Journal’s 2019 Summer Books guide. He created brightly colored spot illustrations to introduce each book genres and a large portrait of Justice Holmes that introduces the entire guide. See more of James’ work here.  

Aldo Crusher | Virginia Living

Aldo Crusher | Virginia Living

Aldo Crusher created the cover illustration and matching interior maps for Virginia Living’s annual Best of Virginia issue this year! See more of Aldo’s work here.  

Nigel Buchanan | Time Magazine

Nigel Buchanan | Time Magazine

Nigel Buchanan created an iconic portrait of India’s prime minister, Narendra Modi, for the cover of this week’s international edition of Time Magazine. See more of Nigel’s work here.

Gwen Keraval | Macmillan Children’s Publishing

Gwen Keraval | Macmillan Children’s Publishing

Gwen Keraval created the new cover illustration for “The Tornado” by Jake Burt for Macmillan Children’s Publishing to be published in October 2019. The Tornado is an engaging book for middle age children explores themes of friendship, Da Vinci machine crafting, chinchillas, drawings and many more. This cover illustration has been chosen by AMERICAN ILLUSTRATION […]

John S. Dykes | Yankee Magazine

John S. Dykes | Yankee Magazine

Spot several of John S. Dykes’ illustrations in Yankee Magazine’s collection of articles, “63 Reasons Why We Love the Cape & Islands” and start planning your next weekend getaway! See more of John’s work here.

Winners of American Illustration 38

Winners of American Illustration 38

Rapp artists continue their tradition of success in the American Illustration Annual by placing seven artists in this year’s Annual. This juried competition is a highly sought after accolade for illustrators around the globe, showcasing the best in illustration carefully selected from thousands of submissions. Congratulations to our winners this year: David Brinley, Nigel Buchanan […]

Elizabeth Traynor | Wall Street Journal

Elizabeth Traynor | Wall Street Journal

Elizabeth Traynor created a series of illustrations for this year’s Wall Street Journal’s Spring Books Review. Her pastel palette and use of light brilliantly capture the energy of Spring. See more of Elizabeth’s work here.  

Stephanie Dalton Cowan | Peabody Magazine

Stephanie Dalton Cowan | Peabody Magazine

Stephanie Dalton Cowan beautifully depicts a conversation about the future of classical music in her illustration for Peabody Magazine’s article “A New Dialogue.” See more of Stephanie’s work here.

Aldo Crusher | Café Bustelo

Aldo Crusher | Café Bustelo

Aldo Crusher’s packaging for Café Bustelo is bound to brighten your morning routine. Proceeds from this collaboration go to Café Bustelo’s El Café del Futuro Scholarship Program with the Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities. See more of Aldo’s work here.  

Shaw Nielsen | Colorado Brewers Guild

Shaw Nielsen | Colorado Brewers Guild

Cheers to Shaw Nielsen for creating this year’s Colorado Brewers Guild annual ‘Pint Day’ pint glass along with a limited run of silk screened posters. See more work by Shaw Nielsen here.

Yuta Onoda | Spectrum 26

Yuta Onoda | Spectrum 26

We’re excited to announce that illustrator, Yuta Onoda’s project has been selected for Spectrum 26, a group that promotes the fantastic arts and provide an annual showcase for contemporary artists. The piece titled “MoMo x 4”   the idea is based on a Japanese folklore hero named Momotaro. Congrats Yuta! See more work by Yuta here.  

Nigel Buchanan | Smithsonian Magazine

Nigel Buchanan | Smithsonian Magazine

The talented Nigel Buchanan was created another brilliant magazine cover for March’s Smithsonian Magazine. The article discusses the story of a man named Wendell Phillips, who is called the “American Lawrence of Arabia” See more portraits by Nigel here.

Gordon Studer | AOPA

Gordon Studer | AOPA

  Conceptual Illustrator, Gordon Studer was commissioned by client, AOPA to illustrate the front cover for their 1903 Pilot Magazine. See more work by Gordon here.

Stephanie Dalton Cowan | 2Communique

Stephanie Dalton Cowan | 2Communique

Stephanie Dalton Cowan, illustrated the cover image and spot illustrations for 2Communique’s BizEd Magazine. The article explores navigating a leadership position as a recent business graduate during times of “conflict, change, and social upheaval.” To see more work by Stephanie, click here.

John Jay Cabuay | Deloitte Insights

John Jay Cabuay | Deloitte Insights

John Jay Cabuay was asked to illustrate a conceptual editorial spread to accompany the article, “Engaging Workers as Consumers” for Deloitte Insights. See more work by John here.

J.F Podevin | Princeton Magazine

J.F Podevin | Princeton Magazine

Illustrating Einstein’dream of a grand unified theory : J.F. Podevin created these three illustrations for Catherine Zandonella, editor of  Princeton University Magazine. The goal was to create a single image that connected the large scale of the Universe to the small scale of Quantum particles. Both paradigms shared an  M.C. Escher look-alike design,  more appropriately referred to as […]

Taylor Callery | The New York Times

Taylor Callery | The New York Times

ThankGodIt’sMonday said no one, ever. Yesterday, The New York Times business section led with a story on Millenials’ performative workaholism. With their catchy uplifting phrases like “Rise and Grind” at Nike and Shark Tank, workers are logging 18-hour work days so they can #hustle on Instagram later. Taylor Callery illustrated the “Hustle Culture” with their tech gadgets and […]

John Jay Cabuay | D Magazine

John Jay Cabuay | D Magazine

John Jay Cabuay has illustrated a portrait of the incredible band members of Fleetwood Mac for D Magazine as a part of their calendar of events. See more portraits by John Jay here.  

PJ Loughran | The New York Times Best Television Dramas

PJ Loughran | The New York Times Best Television Dramas

The Sopranos is the greatest TV show of all time.  Period. End of Story!  And this month is the 20th anniversary of the show’s debut.  The Sopranos changed TV forever and this past Sunday’s Arts & Leisure section of the New York Times did a story on the best 20 shows over the past 20 […]

Anna Godeassi | Wall Street Journal

Anna Godeassi | Wall Street Journal

The multi-talented Anna Godeassi has illustrated this piece for Wall Street Journal’s “Why Forgetfulness Might Actually Help You”  which discusses how actual forgetfulness may indicate a healthy level of creativity and focus. Who knew? See more work by Anna here.

Sean McCabe | Texas Highways

Sean McCabe | Texas Highways

Photo-illustrator, Sean McCabe was commissioned to work on the front cover illustration for client, Texas Highways December Issue, “12 Trips for 2019”. The January issue features 12 trips to take in the coming year, plus where to find the world’s largest cowboy boots, pecan, pizza, and more right here in Texas. AD: Mark Mahorsky See more […]

Peter and Maria Hoey | LA Times

Peter and Maria Hoey | LA Times

Illustration duo, Peter and Maria Hoey of Coin-Op Studios created the cover illustration and interior illustration for yesterday’s LA Times 2019 Travel Guide. AD: Paul Gonzales See more work by Peter and Maria here and we can’t wait to share more of their new work within the new year.

Egle Plytnikaite | Security Management Magazine

Egle Plytnikaite | Security Management Magazine

One of our newest illustrators, Egle Plytnikaite, recently worked with the award-winning publication, ASIS International’s Security Management Magazine. For their January Issue, she illustrated a piece to accompany the article “Haunting after Heroism” which touches on how first responders face layers of risk which can have long term effects on their mental health.  Egle depicts a first responder […]

Jon Reinfurt | Baylor University

Jon Reinfurt | Baylor University

Jon Reinfurt created a series of festive illustrations for Baylor University’s Christmas cards featuring classic campus landmarks and their school mascot, a bear. The project was led by Baylor’s art director, Eric Yarbrough. See more of Jon’s work here.

Aleksey Rico | ACC DOCKET

Aleksey Rico | ACC DOCKET

Aleksey worked with art director, Sara Boyer at Bussolati to illustrate a cover for  ACC Docket‘s “It’s Coming from Inside: How to Educate Your Board of Directors on Insider Threats” September Issue. From Drafts to Final, Aleksey provides a glimpse of the process to the final cover. See more editorial work from Aleksey here.    

Shaw Nielsen | Publix Supermarkets

Shaw Nielsen | Publix Supermarkets

Shaw Nielsen teamed up with the creative team at Publix Supermarkets to help create an animated Christmas storybook of three families during the holiday season. Each family shares their favorite holiday traditions as they create distinct holiday memories with the help of products found at Publix supermarkets.  The story is told in several animated parts beginning […]

Nigel Buchanan | TIME Magazine

Nigel Buchanan | TIME Magazine

Nigel Buchanan was selected by TIME Magazine’s Design Director, Chrissy Dunleavy, to create 3 full-page illustrations for the annual “Person of The Year” issue. Nigel was honored to be chosen for Time’s most important and prestigious issue and created portraits of Donald Trump. Robert Mueller, and Moon Jae-In  in his distinctive style. All three were shortlisted for the 2018 Person of […]

Chi Birmingham | Google Play Music

Chi Birmingham | Google Play Music

Google Music: Playlist Illustration Roundup For the past year, Chi Birmingham has been working at Google Music as their resident music playlist illustrator. This is by far the longest time Chi has worked on a single project, and with a little more concentrated time behind the drawing desk. The result are these fun, lively illustrations that […]

John Dykes | Santa Clara Magazine

John Dykes | Santa Clara Magazine

John Dykes was selected to illustrate the wraparound cover for Santa Clara Magazine. He helped celebrate Santa Clara University’s Best in the West designation from U.S. News & World Report by illustrating some other bests and firsts of California and the Bay Area AD: DJ Stout/ Pentagram Austin See more editorial work by John here and let […]

Taylor Callery | Wall Street Journal

Taylor Callery | Wall Street Journal

Illustrator, Taylor Callery has been quite busy with work in the last few months. Here is his most recent piece for the Wall Street Journal’s Life & Art’s Section. The illustration accompanies the article, “Hey, That’s My Idea: When Your Boss Steals Your Work”   where the article discusses the frustration when a manager takes undue credit from […]

Nigel Buchanan | Fortune Magazine

Nigel Buchanan | Fortune Magazine

Illustrator, Nigel Buchanan was asked to create a portrait of the legendary investor, Nelson Peltz, CEO and a founding partner of Trian Partners for the December issue of Fortune Magazine. The portrait accompanied the article, “The Investor That Tripped On GE & P&G” where it discusses Peltz whether this is a turning point for him after […]

Peter and Maria Hoey | Crains Chicago Business Magazine

Peter and Maria Hoey | Crains Chicago Business Magazine

Peter and Maria Hoey’s work received high praise from the editor of Crain’s Chicago Business, Michael Arndt. Arndt called their 3-page collaborative comic story (about the Rise and Fall of Motorola) the piece he was most proud of from his time at Crain’s Chicago Business (art directed by Jason McGregor). See more of Peter and […]

Yuta Onoda | Society of Illustrators

Yuta Onoda | Society of Illustrators

The multi-talented Yuta Onoda is known for his ability to illuminate fictional worlds.  His cover illustration for Nahoko Uehashi’s “The Beast Player” has been accepted into the Society of Illustrators 61 book and exhibition.  The novel is a YA fantasy about a girl with the special power to communicate with magical beasts, who tries to […]

Pete Lloyd | Wall Street Journal

Pete Lloyd | Wall Street Journal

Illustrator Pete Lloyd was commissioned by Wall Street Journal to illustrate for a review of  “Watching The Lights Go Out” a new book about renowned author Saul Bellow, who won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1976. See how Lloyd captures the American novelist in a generation teeming with literary talent. See more art by Pete here. […]

Gwen Keraval | Washington Post

Gwen Keraval | Washington Post

Happy Cyber Monday! Illustrator, Gwen Keraval was commissioned by Washington Post art director of Clare Ramirez to create this cover piece for their Holiday Tech Guide. It’s a fun, toy-inspired cover to inspire people who are starting the holiday shopping madness. See more of Gwen’s work here.          

John Jay Cabuay | Texas Highway Magazine

John Jay Cabuay | Texas Highway Magazine

John Jay Cabuay was recently commissioned to create full-page illustrations for the December issue of Texas Highways magazine. In the article, “A Solo Traveler Takes A Road Trip Through Her State of Mind” writer, Sarah Hepola, writes an ode to the solo female road trip. John Jay’s is able to capture a sense of independence of the […]

Traci Daberko | The New York Times

Traci Daberko | The New York Times

Traci Daberko created an illustration and animated gif for the New York Times Sunday Real Estate section article, “Winter Is Coming“. The story discusses how homeowners should prepare and make sure their homes are ready for the first deep freeze of the season. Her illustration cleverly depicts a home inside a snow globe/thermostat with the sun […]

J.F. Podevin | The New York Times

J.F. Podevin | The New York Times

Jean-Francois Podevin was asked by Minh Uong, art director for The New York Times Sunday Business section, to create an illustration and GIF animation for the article, “Hey A.I., Let’s Ponder Earthquakes“, which discusses how A.I. techniques are aiding scientists in analyzing massive amounts of data. This could greatly improve accuracy, enabling them to predict […]

Daniel Hertzberg | The New York Times

Daniel Hertzberg | The New York Times

Daniel Hertzberg was approached byThe New York Times to create an illustration and gif to accompany the article “There Goes The Sun” which discussed how in the New York real estate market, many buyers choose their homes based on the amount of available light. Daniel truly took the notion of “let there be light” to […]

David Vogin | Courrier International

David Vogin | Courrier International

Illustrator David Vogin was approached by the well-known French Magazine, Courrier International, and asked to create photo collage illustrations on various topics. David has a gift for creating visual narratives that effectively illuminate concepts. Readers are able to easily understand the text by associating it with the accompanying images. See more from David here.       […]

Yuta Onoda | Investment News

Yuta Onoda | Investment News

Editorial genius, Yuta Onoda was assigned to work on the latest issue of InvestmentNews magazine to accompany an article titled “The Long Road Back.”  For the direction of the assignment, the article was about the troubles Wells Fargo is having/going through at the moment and Yuta was asked to come up with a piece that […]

Anna Godeassi | The New York Times

Anna Godeassi | The New York Times

In today’s paper for ” The New York Times, the headline grabbing article, “How To Retire in Your 30’s With $1 Million in the Bank” was accompanied by this conceptual illustration by Anna Godeassi.  Anna’s editorial style captures the essence of the article where the everyday reader relates to working a never ending job with dreams of […]

John Jay Cabuay | Boston University, School of Public Health Magazine

John Jay Cabuay | Boston University, School of Public Health Magazine

Illustrator, John Jay Cabuay created a lovely series of six full-page portraits for Boston University’s School of Public Health Magazine. The issue was devoted to highlighting members of the BU community that are change leaders in public health education. Sandro Galea, Dean of the School of Public Health, was extremely happy with this edition of the […]