This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
One of America’s foremost artists who created visual narratives inspired by African American history.
Cartoonist for "The New Yorker" whose work has also appeared in numerous books and magazines.
Celebrated illustrator of contemporary American politics.
Mexican-born caricaturist and illustrator of images from the Harlem Renaissance.
Political cartoonist and caricaturist, best known for his illustrations for the works of Charles Dickens.
A master lithographer and noted painter of landscapes in watercolor and oil.
Illustrator for “The Black Panther” who became a community leader and pastor.
Prominent French-British artist who worked during the last years of the Golden Age of Illustration.
Best known for travel posters and paintings of wildlife for Weyerhauser Timber.
Prolific illustrator and visual reporter primarily known for his humorous caricatures in major magazines.
Former Marine and illustrator for "The Black Panther" newspaper who later became a sculptor and gallery owner.
A pioneer of the “California Style” school of painting, Kingman was an influential teacher of illustration.
Prolific illustrator of children’s books, magazines, greeting cards, and theater posters.
Canadian illustrator known for her metaphorical political artwork.
Lewis is an American visual artist, social justice pioneer, and the first woman to join the Black Panther Party.
Distinguished mid-20th century illustrator of books and periodicals.
An influential mid-20th century illustrator known for her vibrant psychedelic style art.
The Australian-born American cartoonist has been labeled “the most influential editorial cartoonist” of his time.
Best-known for his iconic "Saturday Evening Post" covers, he inspired generations of Americans.
German-American puppeteer and illustrator regarded as the father of modern puppetry in North America.