This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
Award-winning illustrator for a wide variety of clients; most famous for his portrait of Malcolm X.
Groundbreaking modernist designer and children’s book illustrator who emerged as one of the international design community's most influential pathfinders and bridge-builders.
Loomis created a series of instructional publications which have influenced generations of artists.
Award-winning fantasy artist whose work is on books by Isaac Asimov, Ray Bradbury, Stephen King, and more.
Prolific painter of pulp covers and film posters.
American artist well-known for her fashion illustration and portraiture, and whose work has been featured both in the US and abroad.
Created many cover illustrations and pastel drawings of strong and spirited American women.
Contemporary illustrator and author focusing on the interconnectivity of the human experience in America.
Known for drawings and watercolors during the 1960s and 1970s, she embraced digital art in the 1980s.
Ground-breaking illustrator most famous for her Kewpie creations.
American illustrator and writer; member of the Brandywine School.
Maxfield Parrish illustrated poetic narratives set in other-worldly landscapes.
A visual journalist, illustrator, and educator who focuses on direct, on location drawing and painting.
Successful illustrator who portrayed romantic femininity using a distinctive technique called “fade-away.”
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.
Award-winning illustrator and Founding Director of the MFA Illustration Practice program at MICA.
A highly acclaimed humorous illustrator and animator.
Golden Age illustrator known for her depictions of children.
Concept illustrator, set designer, and puppeteer for film and stage.