This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
One of the most-awarded fantasy and science fiction artists in contemporary illustration.
Cuban-born Ric Estrada emigrated to the U.S. where he illustrated comic books, animation, and bible stories.
Illustrator of comic strips and books; first Black artist to win the Caldecott Medal.
One of the most influential fantasy illustrators of the late 20th century.
William Hanna and Joseph Barbera created Saturday morning cartoons.
Polish illustrator of dark fantasy worlds he creates for books and games.
Everett Raymond Kinstler
Popular mid-century pulp and comic book artist who is now a portrait artist.
Comic book artist and writer whose impact on the medium is unmatched.
Pioneer of copyright ownership for comic book artists; creator of many comic book series, including "Hellboy."
Highly influential comic book artist known for his intense, noir aesthetic.
The nephew of Norman Rockwell achieved success in multiple genres of illustration.
Alex Ross (Nelson Alexander Ross)
Ross has revitalized classic superheroes into works of fine art.
Prolific cover artist of pulp magazines.
Best known for creating Superman, in collaboration with writer Jerry Siegel.
Comic book artist known for his distinct style.
Comic book artist and animator who draws superheroes using a minimalist style.
Toth created and designed many of Hanna-Barbera's most famous characters.
Cartoonist, illustrator, and Famous Artists School Cartooning Course instructor.
Comic book artist, cartoonist, and creator of Hanna-Barbera's popular "Jonny Quest" cartoon.