LEVY CREATIVE BLOG - ARCHIVE FOR May, 2015

RORY KURTZ | FLORENCE AND THE MACHINE FOR ROLLING STONE

Super excited to share this new piece by RORY KURTZ  for Rolling Stone Magazine! This is a portrait of Florence and The Machine for the review of her new album, “How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful.” A big thanks to Matthew Cooley for the art direction. Absolutely loving this piece! …

Posted on 05/27/2015 for RORY KURTZ
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MICHAEL BYERS | HOT SEATS FOR TORONTO LIFE

Here’s a really fun piece by MICHAEL BYERS. Restaurants seem to be a hot topic for Mike! This piece done for the Culture section The Dish for Toronto Life is called “Hot Seats: online reservation systems were supposed to make scoring a table easier. So much for that.” Do you think restaurants are sitting …

Posted on 05/26/2015 for MICHAEL BYERS
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MICHAEL BYERS | THE NETFLIX OF _______ FOR SAN FRANCISCO MAGAZINE

This is a great title for this piece illustrated by MICHAEL BYERS. And check out that handsome model!!! The illo was done for San Francisco Magazine and is called “The Netflix of ____.” It’s about how all of a sudden there is literally a subscription for every diversion of Netflix. Who knew? The …

Posted on 05/21/2015 for MICHAEL BYERS
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KYUNG SOON PARK | FEAR AND SELF-LOATHING FOR RUNNING TIMES

Ah this is a post that many I know can relate to including myself. It’s a great piece by KYUNG SOON PARK for Running Times Magazine. The article is called “Fear and Self-Loathing at the Races: When the song in your head gets stuck on YOU SUCK.” The piece was done for Kyung’s regular …

Posted on 05/21/2015 for KYUNG SOON PARK
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MICHAEL BYERS | HUNTING MENTORS FOR OUTDOOR LIFE

This was fun piece by MICHAEL BYERS entitled “Hunting Mentors: The Kung Fu Turkey Master” for an article in Outdoor Life about a turkey hunter who will sometimes meditate in order to attract the wild turkeys to come his way. Brilliant illo Mike!

 

Posted on 05/21/2015 for MICHAEL BYERS
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MICHAEL BYERS | FUTURES PITS FOR CHICAGO MAGAZINE

Here’s a new fun illo by MICHAEL BYERS for Chicago Magazine. The article is a reflection about closing the pits and is called “What Chicago Loses by Closing the CME’s Futures Pits: A former trader remembers CME’s soon-to-be-closed futures pits.”

Posted on 05/19/2015 for MICHAEL BYERS
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KAKO | COVER OF THE NEW YORK TIMES BUSINES SECTION

Have your cake and eat it too by KAKO for The New York Times! This fun illustration was commissioned for the article “For the Highest-Paid C.E.O.s, the Party Goes On” which in essence is the yearly executive pay report which showcases the millions upon millions of dollars these CEO’s are making. Kako …

Posted on 05/18/2015 for KAKO
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GONCALO VIANA | THE EMMY RACE IS HOT HOT HOT FOR VARIETY MAGAZINE!

Here’s a fun new illustration by GONCALO VIANA for Variety Magazine! The title is called “It May Not Be Summer, but Emmy Race Is Hot.” With the flood of contenders, who knows who’s going to win this year. More then four months away, it’s buzz’ing out there!

Posted on 05/15/2015 for GONCALO VIANA
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DAVID JUNKIN | THE IT BOYS FOR CRAIN’S NEW YORK BUSINESS

Here’s a fun one by DAVID JUNKIN for Crain’s New York Business. It’s always so much fun to work with Crain’s! This assignment was called “NYC’s newest rock stars: the IT boys” and is about “Geeks who know how to keep hackers out of …

Posted on 05/05/2015 for DAVID JUNKIN
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MICHAEL BYERS | E-CIGARETTES FOR NEWSWEEK!

Loving this new illustration (definitely not the subject!) by MICHAEL BYERS for Newsweek! “2.4 Million Teens Try E-Cigarettes, Three Times as Many as Last Year…Increase in e-cigarette use in high schoolers from 2011-2014; Decrease in regular cigarette use in high schoolers from 2011-2014.”

Posted on 05/01/2015 for MICHAEL BYERS
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