This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
Artist known for her stained glass designs and children’s book illustrations.
Beloved children's book illustrator for whom the Caldecott Medal was named.
The first African American illustrator to have his work nationally syndicated.
American pen and ink artist who illustrated for newspapers, novels, and periodicals at the turn of the 20th century.
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.
Artist who helped expand the practice and growth of illustration in the United States.
With her husband, Leo Dillon, illustrated children’s books, paperback books, and magazine covers.
One of the premier fantasy artists of his generation, he co-created "The Spiderwick Chronicles."
Meticulous illustrator of plants, animals, and natural environments.
One of today's most beloved fantasy artists, Giancola paints in a classical style.
Using eye-popping imagery, Gogos painted more than fifty covers of "Famous Monsters of Filmland."
Award-winning fantasy artist who specializes in fanciful renditions of classic fairy tales.
Artist and teacher whose focus is uplifting the viewer through abstract and emotional pieces.
Prolific illustrator of children’s books, magazines, greeting cards, and theater posters.
Award-winning illustrator for a wide variety of clients; most famous for his portrait of Malcolm X.
Award-winning fantasy artist whose work is on books by Isaac Asimov, Ray Bradbury, Stephen King, and more.
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.
Ground-breaking illustrator most famous for her Kewpie creations.