This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
A noted painter, illustrator, sculptor, teacher, and muralist whose work covered subjects of race, religion, civil rights, and everyday life in the south.
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.
American cartoonist most known for his caricatures in publications such as "Puck" and "Judge."
A master lithographer and noted painter of landscapes in watercolor and oil.
M. Gayle Dickson
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.
Joan Tarika Lewis
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.
Thomas Guernsey Moore
Illustrator and designer of magazines, costumes, and stage productions.
An influential mid-20th century illustrator known for her vibrant psychedelic style art.