This ever-expanding reference list provides background on a diverse spectrum of illustrators across time, cultures, and artistic styles.
Pop artist known for his simple, graphic design combined with bold colors.
Author/illustrator most famous for his auto-biographical graphic novel, "Blankets."
Comic book artist and animator who draws superheroes using a minimalist style.
An award-winning artist and illustration historian.
Toth created and designed many of Hanna-Barbera's most famous characters.
Allen Tupper True
An illustrator, easel painter, and muralist of the American West.
Illustrator whose focus is on "the beauty and majesty of the animal world."
Turner's comic strip, "Wee Pals," was the first nationally syndicated strip by a Black illustrator.
Considered the Father of Modern Tattooing.
One of the leading fantasy artists of his time, Vallejo's paintings are often filled with eroticism.
Harold von Schmidt
Popular illustrator of Western magazine stories and historical action scenes.
Edmund F. Ward
Ward's adept, stirring narrative illustrations were showcased in numerous periodicals.
One of the most innovative and talented graphic artists of his generation.
Warhol appropriated images of everyday objects and celebrities and turned them into works of fine art.
A painter of science-fiction book covers and an award-winning children's book illustrator.
Pioneer of contemporary expressive illustration.
Graphic artist and civic leader whose work is focused on race, equity, and human rights.
Cartoonist, illustrator, and Famous Artists School Cartooning Course instructor.
Known for his illustrations of beautiful women and handsome men.
An artist whose work reflected African American history and culture over the course of his career.