Sam Ward grew up studying art under his fine artist father and went on to graduate with honors from the Ringling College of Art and Design. Sam works primarily in the publishing world. His thought-provoking images appear on book covers worldwide, inspiring, informing and greatly entertaining readers in our everchanging global community. Over his career he has also created thousands of illustrations for advertising, product packaging, magazines, and newspapers. Sam currently resides in Sarasota Florida with his wife and three children.
Sam Ward created the illustration accompanying the Washington Post's article about the Afghanistan War, titled "The Infinity War." See more of Sam's editorial work here. Read the Washington Post article here.Read More
Gallmeister Publishing’s Totem Book series
Client: Gallmeister Publishing and Totem Books | Description: Sam Ward has illustrated 42 of the 100 covers created for Totem Books. Ward's covers include Katherine Dunn's Geek Love and Ross McDonald's mystery novel The Drowning Pool. Gallmeister also entrusted Ward with the 2017 french publication cover for Thoreau's essay Civil...Read More