Rocco Baviera | Publix Supermarkets

Rocco Baviera | Publix Supermarkets

Rocco Baviera was approached by our long-time client, Publix Supermarkets to design and illustrate artwork for their upcoming Grace Jamaican Jerk Festival. Illustrations were used for the festival for signage and website use. See more of Rocco’s work here      

Ben The Illustrator | Marquette Engineer Magazine

Ben The Illustrator | Marquette Engineer Magazine

Ben The Illustrator worked with our client, Marquette College of Engineering on their annual magazine, illustrating a feature article looking at the opportunities for taking students into real-world engineering situations to aid their studying. The editorial illustrations are truly a must see. AD: Karen Parr See more of Ben’s illustration work, click here.

Jeff Wack’s Greatest Hits

Jeff Wack’s Greatest Hits

Jeff has had a long successful career as a photorealistic illustrator working on major advertising, promotional, and packaging projects.  Clients as diverse as Godiva chocolates and Broadway show productions have asked Jeff to bring their visions to life.  Jeff’s recent projects are a virtual Greatest Hits album featuring music assignments for Steve Perry and Stone […]

Jeff Wack | Ted Baker London

Jeff Wack | Ted Baker London

Jeff Wack’s latest illustrations for Ted Baker London Eye Wear 2018 Collection. Enjoy the playful nature of the gorgeous lizards as they really flaunt their personality in the natural habitats. See more from Jeff Wack here!

Jude Buffum | The Oregon Trail

Jude Buffum | The Oregon Trail

Jude was approached by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt to create 8-bit pixel style illustrations for lessons in Adulting from the Oregon Trail. The book is a snarky, faux-advice book inspired by the classic computer game, The Oregon Trail. Jude had the pleasure of collaborating with author Lauren Reeves on illustrating the fifty life lessons throughout the […]

Rocco Baviera | Mayo Clinic

Rocco Baviera | Mayo Clinic

Client: Mayo Clinic | Description: Illustration promoting the Mayo Clinic’s Individualizing Medicine Conference 2018: Advancing Care through Genomics. The event, geared towards medical professionals and researchers, focuses on precision medicine using the patient’s own DNA. View Rocco’s portfolio here

Spring Illustration Week

Spring Illustration Week

As our lawns, farmer’s markets, and household plants provide us with the color we’ve waited for, we turn to see how our illustrators are capturing the season. We’re presenting packaging illustration, book covers, and character design. From natural and enchanting to bright and dazzling, each of these artists have mastered their style for the season. Poked […]

Welcome…To Our Future

Welcome…To Our Future

Hagerty, the renown automotive publication, devoted their most recent issue to the future of the car.  And they hired photorealist Hugh Syme to create the cover and five full page interior illustrations.  Hugh is known for his surreal imagery for Rush and other rock bands. He was asked to imagine a world where electric and […]

Laura Barrett | Museum of Childhood

Laura Barrett | Museum of Childhood

Client: Museum of Childhood | Laura’s illustrations furnished the space of an interactive play area for children. She teamed up with designers StudioArc and for the Edinburgh’s Museum of Childhood. To read how these illustrations took shape read Laura’s blog See her portfolio here Click the rabbit above to go to Laura’s whole portfolio  

Rocco Baviera | Live Happy Magazine

Rocco Baviera | Live Happy Magazine

Client: Live Happy Magazine | Description: The opening spread highlights the story of a lady who’s cell phone ringtone goes off during a couple’s wedding vows. View Rocco’s full portfolio here 

Echo Chernik | Publix Supermarkets

Echo Chernik | Publix Supermarkets

Client: Publix Supermarkets | Description: Mardi Gras is approaching and Echo Chernik’s decorative illustrations promote the celebration!        

Sam Ward | Gallmeister Publishing’s Totem Book series

Sam Ward |  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 Disobedience. Ward’s illustrations are graphic, […]

blindSalida | Independent School Magazine

blindSalida | Independent School Magazine

Client: Independent School Magazine | Description: blindSalida was commissioned for the cover and feature about how the “National Association of Independent Schools is helping schools find the hidden promise of their data.”    

Illustrating the New Year!

Illustrating the New Year!

Greatness happens when art and life collide. We asked 13 of our Mendola artists to contribute to our 2018 calendar and answer our questions about their inspirations, secrets, and studio habits. We think it’s cool that Julia Green, the photo-realistic illustrator, keeps birds in the studio. Luke Lucas has watched the hypnotic nature of the […]

blindSalida illustrates Successful Farming’s 2017 Tech Issue

blindSalida illustrates Successful Farming’s 2017 Tech Issue

Art director Matt Strelecki of Successful Farming chose blindSalida to illustrate the entire 2017 Tech issue. It was an incredible undertaking: the cover, six full pages, eight quarter pages, and numerous icons. Matt felt blindSalida’s vector conceptual  illustrations would be the perfect complement to an issue devoted to the changes technology is bringing to farming. Check out a sampling […]

Jeff Wack | PBS & Film Concept

Jeff Wack | PBS & Film Concept

Clients: PBS & Film Concept | Description: Jeff Wack is awarded a Gold Medal in Entertainment/Visual Development from the Society of Illustrators for his cover and all collateral promotional material for The Great War on PBS. Wack is also awarded a Bronze Medal in Entertainment/Visual Development for his film concept Boozetown poster for writer Nicholas Johnson. […]

Caroline Attia | Fleur de Papier

Caroline Attia | Fleur de Papier

Client: Fleur de Papier | Description: Illustrations for an online tale of the various careers in the Giverny Museum of Impressionism: “Iris et les graines lumineuses” Enjoy the interactive illustrations here Check out Caroline’s portfolio here              

Dawn Cooper | Hardie Grant Publishing

Dawn Cooper | Hardie Grant Publishing

Client: Hardie Grant Publishing | Description: Dawn Cooper’s informative and beautiful illustrations for the book Insect Emporium by Susie Brooks. Check out Dawn’s portfolio here  

Rocco Baviera | Deloitte

Rocco Baviera | Deloitte

Client: Deloitte | Description: Rocco’s cover illustration for Deloitte Insights magazine for an article on supply chain collaboration in the oil and gas industry across the UK Continental Shelf. Check out Rocco’s portfolio here.

Jesus Sotes | Radio Times

Jesus Sotes | Radio Times

Client: Radio Times | Description: Jesus created this illustration for a Radio Times article on the battlefield between experts and popular experience.

Rob Ball’s “Beautiful Death” Series for Game of Thrones

Rob Ball’s “Beautiful Death” Series for Game of Thrones

Rob Ball was commissioned by HBO to create a poster for every episode of Game of Thrones. This is an amazing body of work for an incredible series. His work on the seventh season wrapped up this summer with seven “Beautiful Death” images to add to the collection. See for yourself below. As an extra […]

Laurindo Feliciano | L’Obs

Laurindo Feliciano | L’Obs

Client: L’Obs | Description: For French magagazine, L’Obs, Laurindo was commissioned to create symbolic portraits of the philosophers Élisabeth de Fontenay and Alain Finkielkraut! Check out Laurindo’s portfolio here

Lucy Davey | Little, Brown and Company

Lucy Davey | Little, Brown and Company

Client: Little, Brown and Company | Description: Lucy’s 12th book cover illustration for the Lady Emily series! Check out Lucy’s portfolio here    

Lucy Rose | The Fabian Review

Lucy Rose | The Fabian Review

Client: The Fabian Review | Description: Lucy’s cover illustration featuring some beautiful mountain views! Check out Lucy’s portfolio here  

Kim Neale | Mayfield Creamery

Kim Neale | Mayfield Creamery

Client: Mayfield Creamery | Description: Kim illustrated these two pieces, “Banana Pudding” and “Turtle Pie,” for a series of limited edition ice creams! Check out Kim’s portfolio here    

Kate Forrester | Brighton Marina

Kate Forrester | Brighton Marina

Client: Brighton Marina | Description: Kate created this eye-catching billboard illustration to promote the various exciting activities the Marina has to offer! Check out Kate’s portfolio here

Rob Ball | Fighting Fantasy

Rob Ball | Fighting Fantasy

Client: Fighting Fantasy | Description: Rob was commissioned to create covers for the relaunch of Fighting Fantasy books! For each cover, he chose a simple, dominant color and similar compositions to help them match as a set. Check out Rob’s portfolio here  

Michael Crampton and Joseph Taylor Take on Dreamforce 2017

Michael Crampton and Joseph Taylor Take on Dreamforce 2017

For this year’s Dreamforce event in San Francisco, CA, Michael Crampton and Joseph Taylor were commissioned to create illustrations reminiscent of WPA National Park posters from the 40s. Dreamforce is a massive annual conference by the software company, Salesforce, with the goal of inspiring attendees in their sales and marketing efforts. Michael and Joe’s natural […]

Kirsten Ulve | Vogue Japan

Kirsten Ulve | Vogue Japan

Client: Vogue Japan | Description: Kirsten illustrated a fun travel piece for Vogue Japan’s August issue! Check out Kirsten’s portfolio here  

Tom Froese | GQ France

Tom Froese | GQ France

Client: GQ France | Description: For June and July’s Manuel de Style in GQ France, Tom created these humorous and fun illustrations! Check out Tom’s portfolio here

Debbie Powell | MARK IS

Debbie Powell | MARK IS

Client: MARK IS | Description: The MARK IS shopping mall in Minato Mirai, Yokohama, Japan, commissioned Debbie to illustrate a birthday cake for their 4th anniversary! The cake is decorated with people who shop there as well as landmarks in Yokohama.  Check out Debbie’s portfolio here  

Rocco Baviera | Experience Life

Rocco Baviera | Experience Life

Client: Experience Life | Description: Rocco created a series of symbolic illustrations for an article titled “Cultivating Courage.” Check out Rocco’s portfolio here  

Laurindo Feliciano | Château de Monthelon

Laurindo Feliciano | Château de Monthelon

Client: Château de Monthelon | Description: Laurindo was commissioned by Château de Monthelon to create a surrealistic poster for their annual meetings Check out Laurindo’s portfolio here  

Oliver Sin | University of Chicago

Oliver Sin | University of Chicago

Client: University of Chicago | Description: Oliver created illustrations promoting a 24 hour fundraising event at University of Chicago to support future academics, students & research. Check out Oliver’s portfolio here

Jones & Company | Marist

Jones & Company | Marist

Client: Marist | Description: Jones & Company created a poster of students to show how donations help the Marist Fund. Check out Jones & Company’s portfolio here  

Kirsten Ulve’s Truck Wrap Illustration

Kirsten Ulve’s Truck Wrap Illustration

Our NYC-based illustrator and designer, Kirsten Ulve, was asked to create a large-scale illustration for Tapad Inc/Telenor Group, the global marketing technology company. Tapad needed a high-impact image to support their breakthrough technology and ability to connect brands with millions of unique consumers across billions of devices. Utilizing her talent for drawing fun, whimsical and slightly-off […]

Rob Ball | Nosy Crow Books

Rob Ball | Nosy Crow Books

Client: Nosy Crow Books | Description: Rob was commissioned to illustrate three book covers for a murder mystery series! Check out Rob’s portfolio here                       

Four New Artists from The Artworks!

Four New Artists from The Artworks!

We are happy to introduce Dalia Adillon, Hannah Bailey, James Weston Lewis and Josie Shenoy from our UK Partner, The Artworks. All four artists use a combination of traditional work and digital elements to create both graphic and watercolor style illustrations. These illustrators have a diverse range of skills and styles, and have worked on […]

Albany Convention Center

Albany Convention Center

After two years of planning, Albany based artist Dahl Taylor was finally able to attend the ribbon cutting ceremony at the new Albany Convention Center, where he created wonderful murals that give a tour of the history of Albany and all of the things it has to offer. The project included five themed murals in the […]