LEVY CREATIVE BLOG - ARCHIVE FOR November, 2015

VIDHYA NAGARAJAN | FAMOUS FICTIONAL: FRIENDS & FOES!

We’re proud to share VIDHYA NAGARAJAN’s two pieces for the Famous Fictional show. This year’s theme was Famous Fictional: Friends & Foes! The concept was to choose a character from any medium, but not to create a portrait of that character — instead, one of the portraits had to be of a character that …

Posted on 11/30/2015 for VIDHYA NAGARAJAN
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GONCALO VIANA | TIME MACHINE FOR UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO

Excited to share this awesome new cover by GONCALO VIANA for University of Chicago Magazine. As the University looks back on celebrating 125 years, campus leaders look ahead to the 150th anniversary. The brief asked for a time machine like contraption, set in the future, that would allow users to experience multiple scenes …

Posted on 11/24/2015 for GONCALO VIANA
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RORY KURTZ | PLAYBOY’S IMAGE BEDLAM GETS ACCEPTED INTO SOCIETY OF ILLUSTRATORS BOOK AND EDITORIAL SHOW!

RORY KURTZ’S image Bedlam originally commissioned by Playboy Magazine gets accepted into the Society of Illustrators Book and Editorial show. The name of the article was “Who is Al Haymon, and What Has He Done to Boxing?” We are super excited about this piece getting in the show as it’s one of …

Posted on 11/16/2015 for RORY KURTZ
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MICHAEL BYERS | POLITICO SERIES “TO KILL A MAN” GETS ACCEPTED INTO SOCIETY OF ILLUSTRATORS BOOK AND EDITORIAL SHOW!

We’re super excited and honored as always to get a call from the Society of Illustrators letting MICHAEL BYERS know that this series of images below originally commissioned by Politico Magazine was accepted into the Annual show in the Editorial category. Mike is super pumped. A special thanks to all the judges as …

Posted on 11/16/2015 for MICHAEL BYERS
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DAVID JUNKIN | MAN HUNT FOR ADIRONDACK LIFE

We’ve been looking forward to sharing this piece by DAVID JUNKIN for Adirondack Life. This piece called “Man Hunt: For 23 days the northern Adirondacks was under siege after two killers escaped notorious Dannemora prison. What this multi-million-dollar ordeal revealed about the strange and violent world behind the wall.”

Posted on 11/16/2015 for DAVID JUNKIN
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BRIAN HUBBLE | BYSTANDERS NO MORE FOR VIRGINIA JOURNAL OF EDUCATION

Here’s a beautiful new piece by BRIAN HUBBLE for Virgina Journal of Education. This piece is called “Bystanders No More” and is about helping students’ be the change they want to see.

 

Posted on 11/11/2015 for BRIAN HUBBLE
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GONCALO VIANA | SPACE POSTCARDS SHOW FOR iam8bit!

Here’s a fun new piece by GONCALO VIANA for Los Angeles Gallery iam8bit. For their new exhbition “Space Postcards Show,” artists were invited to create postcards from fictional, sci-fi locations. Gonçalo chose the planet Solaris, which is one of his favorite films. The show opens on Thursday so go check it out of you’re …

Posted on 11/06/2015 for GONCALO VIANA
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RORY KURTZ | 5 SECONDS OF SUMMER FOR ROLLING STONE MAGAZINE

Always so exciting to get any Rolling Stone call but this one was for “That Little Pop Band That Wanted To Rock” beautifully illustrated by RORY KURTZ! The Review is about the hot boy band 5 Seconds of Summer and Rolling Stone calls them “Two parts Green Day, one part One D, …

Posted on 11/03/2015 for RORY KURTZ
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MICHAEL BYERS | THE RIVER WILD FOR THE SMITHSONIAN MAGAZINE

Here’s a gorgeous new illo for Smithsonian Magazine by MICHAEL BYERS. This feature is called “The River Wild” and is for The Smithsonian Collectors Edition 100 Greatest Adventures in American History. Mike got an opportunity to illustrate John Wesley Powell running the Grand Ganyon in 1869!

Posted on 11/02/2015 for MICHAEL BYERS
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