This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
One of Hanna-Barbera's most important character designers.
Illustrators and writers of the "Berenstain Bears" book series.
One of Hanna-Barbera’s most influential animators.
Disney concept artist and children's book illustrator.
Surrealist painter who created a new art form of interpretive landscapes and portraits.
One of the most popular "boy/girl" illustrators.
Best-known for his "New Yorker" covers and animated character design.
Illustrated Americans doing everyday activities.
Animator and character designer for Hanna-Barbera, MGM, Warner Bros., and Ruby-Spears.
Cuban-born Ric Estrada emigrated to the U.S. where he illustrated comic books, animation, and bible stories.
One of the most influential fantasy illustrators of the late 20th century.
Known for his comic drawings for "Puck" magazine.
Best-known for his book series "Dinotopia"—a lost island where dinosaurs and humans cohabitate.
William Hanna and Joseph Barbera created Saturday morning cartoons.
Animator who worked at Disney, Warner Bros., and Hanna-Barbera.
A pioneer of the “California Style” school of painting, Kingman was a cultural ambassador and influential teacher of illustration art.
Prolific oil painter who has illustrated books, magazines, postage stamps, and his own fantasy novel.
An illustrator who has influenced cartoonists and animators throughout the Twentieth Century.
Highly influential comic book artist known for his intense, noir aesthetic.
An influential mid-20th century illustrator known for her vibrant psychedelic style art.