This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
Alfred Charles Parker
Inventor of the modern glamour aesthetic for American women's magazines.
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.
Illustrator best-known for his distinct style which he incorporated into film posters and advertisements.
Artist and author who spent most of his life working, and depicting European architecture and street scenes.
Steven James Petruccio
Creates children's picture books using traditional and digital techniques.
American illustrator most famous for her work with "The New Yorker."
Successful illustrator who portrayed romantic femininity using a distinctive technique called “fade-away.”
A Caldecott Award-winning illustrator whose picture books reflect a passion for life.
Acclaimed illustrator of children's books often with an emphasis on African American history and culture.
The winner of the Spectrum Rising Star award, Pisano paints images with elements of mythology and magic.
Illustrator, natural scientist, and conservationist, known for her stories of Peter Rabbit.
A distinguished American illustrator and teacher during the late 19th century.
Illustrator of children's books; famous for fairies, goblins, and other fantastical creatures.
Illustrator of children’s books focusing on African American figures in history, politics, sports, and the arts.
An artist, author, and art historian, Reed made a lifelong commitment to scholarship related to the art of illustration.
Painter, book illustrator, sculptor, performance artist, and writer who has worked across media, styles, and techniques.
Best-known for his iconic "Saturday Evening Post" covers, he inspired generations of Americans.
Notwithstanding his famous parentage, Peter Rockwell became an accomplished artist and author in his own right.
The nephew of Norman Rockwell achieved success in multiple genres of illustration.