This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
One of the most popular fantasy artists of his generation, Brom's work is filled with haunting themes.
A prodigious advertising artist, Childress is best known for illustrating the "Dick and Jane" book series for children.
Charles C. Dawson
Early 20th century illustrator who played a central role in the culture of African Americans.
One of the premier fantasy artists of his generation, he co-created "The Spiderwick Chronicles."
Successful commercial illustrator and founder of the Famous Artists School.
Prominent French-British artist who worked during the last years of the Golden Age of Illustration.
William Hanna and Joseph Barbera created Saturday morning cartoons.
His long career encompasses story illustrations for pulp magazines, advertising, and historical depiction.
Prolific oil painter who has illustrated books, magazines, postage stamps, and his own fantasy novel.
An influential mid-20th century illustrator known for her vibrant psychedelic style art.
Ground-breaking illustrator most famous for her Kewpie creations.
Best-known for his iconic "Saturday Evening Post" covers, he inspired generations of Americans.
Alex Ross (Nelson Alexander Ross)
Ross has revitalized classic superheroes into works of fine art.
Prolific cover artist of pulp magazines.
Award-winning illustrator and Founding Director of the MFA Illustration Practice program at MICA.
Comic book artist known for his distinct style.
Elwood H. Smith
A highly acclaimed humorous illustrator and animator.
An illustrator who transformed the perception of dinosaurs, and a designer of films.
Disney animator who became Creative Producer for Hanna-Barbera.
A painter of science-fiction book covers and an award-winning children's book illustrator.