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illustration roundup #17
January 8, 2008
illustration round-up delivers the low-down on the latest from the illoz gang.
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Web Diet
posted by J.D. King
client: The Wall Street Journal
art director: Sue Foster

For an article about online dieting support groups.

Antiques Roadshow Poster
posted by Mark S. Fisher
client: WGBH/ PBS
art director: Dennis O'Reilly

This is the third year in a row that AR has had me do a poster for them.
This years is for the 12th season which just wrapped up this summer and will air in 2008. The feel of this 24X36 poster hearkens back to the highly collectible rock posters of the 1960's.

One of the Rich 100
posted by Zina Saunders
client: Canadian Business Magazine
art director: Tim Davin

Clay Riddell, oil man and super rich guy, for Canadian Business magazine's "The Rich 100" issue. Art Director Tim Davin was the greatest.

Time Warp
posted by Greg Newbold
client: U of Hartford MFA program
art director: Murray Tinkelman

How often do you get a chance to do a magazine cover from 70 years ago? I did this portrait of painter Maynard Dixon as part of my MFA studies at the U of Hartford. It had to fit stylistically with both the magazine and the era.

posted by Steven Salerno
client: Steiner & Associates/ Columbus, OH
art director: David Carter Design/ Dallas, TX ...Donna Aldridge AD

This image is one of several in a series created as large outdoor banners. They were installed on lamp posts in the streets of a large residential and business development project named "The Greene" in Columbus, Ohio. illustrator- Steven Salerno, New York City

foreign stocks 2008
posted by John Hersey
client: fortune
art director: deanna lowe

picking the best foreign stocks to buy for 2008

Xmas present
posted by A.Richard Allen
client: The Guardian (UK) cover
art director: John-Henry Barac

A piece about all the things that make Christmas a hellish time for Personal Assistants (scheduling leave, presents, cards, etc.). The top one's a cover, the lower one a turnpage.

ADed with minimum fuss by J-H B

Plastic Monkey Future
posted by Joseph Fiedler
client: Mark Murphy/Robert Berman Gallery
art director: Mark Murphy

In The Future All Monkeys Will Be Plastic!  Created for the exhibition GREEN held at the Robert Berman Gallery, Santa Monica, CA.

Holiday Haikus
posted by Jim Paillot
client: Two West Design
art director: Adam Elwell

"A Book of Holiday Haikus"

Here's one of four haikus I illustrated for Adam Elwell>

Voices raised in song
carols sung with joyous glee
get off my dang porch

Wine Inventions
posted by David Cowles
client: Rochester Magazine
art director: Mark Lui

Here's an illo I did for a local publication, about wine related inventions. They usually let me run free with this stuff, so I went into full UPA cartoon mode on her.

Cloud computing
posted by James O'Brien
client: Networker Magazine
art director: Caren Rosenblatt

This image accompanied an article about "cloud computing" where data and applications are stored on the Web rather than on your computer. Caren requested an abstract concept that didn't include a computer.

Broadway Poster for Cyrano de Bergerac
posted by Edel Rodriguez
client: SpotCo
art director: Gail Anderson

This is a poster I did recently for the Broadway production of Cyrano de Bergerac, starring Kevin Kline and Jennifer Garner.  The whole project was a lot of fun.  I've posted some pictures of the front of the theater on my blog, here's a link to those images, along with some more info on the project.  Some other poster work I've done for a variety of clients can be seen here at illoz.

Preserving the Green
posted by mckibillo
client: Preservation Magazine
art director: Jessie Despard

For the magazine's Green Issue, an infographic showing 10 tips on greening your home while maintaining it's historic integrity.

Kindergarten cop
posted by Yvetta Fedorova
client: The New York Times
art director: Brian Rea

This is my new strip from "Karina" series .

Barack Obama
posted by Tim O'Brien
client: Rolling Stone
art director: Joe Newton

A pleasure to do this piece at this time in our country for this magazine and this art director. What a way to end 2007 and look forward to 2008.

Deal Maker
posted by Lou Brooks
client: The Deal
art director: Larry Gendron

In the latest issue of The Deal, this image accompanies an article on mergers and acquisitions, and how there's more than one way to think regarding making the deal happen.

Deal Maker
posted by Lou Brooks
client: The Deal
art director: Larry Gendron

In the latest issue of The Deal, this image accompanies an article on mergers and acquisitions, and how there's more than one way to think regarding making the deal happen.