LEVY CREATIVE BLOG - ARCHIVE FOR July, 2014

ZE OTAVIO | COVER ARTWORK FOR ALLAN KARDEC

Happy to share a great book cover by ZE OTAVIO for Lachâtre Institute. This is a portrait of Allan Kardec for the book Allan Kardec et son époque by Jean Prieur. For those that don’t know who Allan Kardec is: “Allan Kardec is the pen name of the French teacher and educator Hippolyte Léon …

Posted on 07/31/2014 for ZE OTAVIO
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KYUNG SOON PARK | RUNNING JERUSALEM FOR RUNNING TIMES

KYUNG SOON PARK’S new illustrations for the Personal Record column for Running Times Magazine is turning into a wonderful new series. She’s getting the opportunity to illustrate some really interesting articles on running. This one is called “Running Jerusalem: The holy city’s marathon is as tough as its mayor, who designed the course.” This …

Posted on 07/30/2014 for KYUNG SOON PARK
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NAFTALI BEDER | STILLNESS AND MYSTERY IN PENCIL ILLUSTRATIONS

Excited to share that NAFTALI BEDER was featured on the great illustration blog Ape On The Moon! The article is called “Stillness and Mystery in Pencil Illustrations by Naftali Beder.” Here’s a quick look below but definitely click on the link above for more! Thx for the great feature @MoonApe!…

Posted on 07/30/2014 for NAFTALI BEDER
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MICHAEL BYERS | TAINTED FOR HOUR DETROIT MAGAZINE!

Here’s an illustration that most people will be able to relate to by MICHAEL BYERS for Hour Detroit Magazine.  The article is all about sun worshippers and how despite the health risks associated with tanning, people are still baking away in the sun. The article is called “Tainted: The underlying “addiction” to tanning …

Posted on 07/29/2014 for MICHAEL BYERS
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RORY KURTZ | “SPIES AND THE DANGER OF PARANOIA” FOR THE NEW YORKER

We are so excited to be posting this piece for The New Yorker by RORY KURTZ! We have been anxiously waiting to feature this great portrait of Kim Philby. The article called “Trust No One” is about Spies, and the Danger of Paranoia. We want to give the amazing Chris Curry a huge …

Posted on 07/28/2014 for RORY KURTZ
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DAVID JUNKIN | BEHIND THE SCENES FOR UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO

Excited to share this new piece by DAVID JUNKIN for the University of Chicago Magazine. This was for an article called “City Limits” on Gary, Indiana, the city, it’s current health, and some of the people working behind the scenes. “Chicago Harris’s Gary Project joins forces with a dynamic new mayor to reframe …

Posted on 07/24/2014 for DAVID JUNKIN
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MICHAEL BYERS | THE GOLF COAST FOR GOLF DIGEST

Here’s a great new illustrated map by MICHAEL BYERS that appeared in Golf Digest July 2014 issue called “The Golf Coast” for the British Open Preview.

Posted on 07/24/2014 for MICHAEL BYERS
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DAVID JUNKIN | NY PRISON FOR SEVEN DAYS VT

Here’s a great new illustration by DAVID JUNKIN for Seven Days, Vermont’s Independent Voice. It’s a really interesting article about how the closure of prisons in the state of New York have effected the local economy. “There are no equivalent jobs in Franklin County to replace these positions. The area simply will not recover.”…

Posted on 07/17/2014 for DAVID JUNKIN
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MICHAEL BYERS | ELECTRIC RIDE FOR HAWAII MAGAZINE

MICHAEL BYERS creates another beautiful illustration for Hawaii Magazine with our fabulous friend Cody! So happy to be working with him again. So appreciate Art Directors who send us magazine samples and a note to boot! HOORAY!!! This was for a fun article on ebikes in O’ahu. “No noise. No pollution. The wind in …

Posted on 07/15/2014 for MICHAEL BYERS
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KAKO | NEW BOOK AVANTESMAS | 13 CLASSIC GHOST STORIES

Here’s a new incredible project by KAKO called “Avantesmas” commissioned by Autêntica. Kako illustrated thirteen Histórias Clássicas de Fantasmas, a collection of thirteen classic ghost stories selected by Claudio Blanc and published by Autêntica. Avantesmas was only published in Portuguese, but for those still interested in purchasing a copy of the book, feel free …

Posted on 07/11/2014 for KAKO