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MICHAEL BYERS | THE RISE AND FALL OF TORONTO’S CLASSIEST CON MAN FOR THE WALRUS

If anyone wants to read about the Crime Grifter, here’s your chance. Illustrated by MICHAEL BYERS for The Walrus Magazine, this is  a piece on “The rise and fall of Toronto’s classiest con man: James Regan swindled his way through the city’s monied classes. The problem was, he seemed to believe his own …

Posted on 07/10/2017 for MICHAEL BYERS
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MICHAEL BYERS | ANNUAL REPORT COVER FOR BURLINGTON | THE BEST PLACE TO LIVE IS ALSO THE BEST PLACE TO GROW

We’re super excited to share this amazing new project by MICHAEL BYERS for Play Advertising. This was for an annual report for The Burlington Economic Development Corporation — the idea was to capture the energy and vibrant lifestyle of a city that is growing. The annual report, ‘The Best Place to Live …

Posted on 04/12/2016 for MICHAEL BYERS
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MICHAEL BYERS | BALANCING ACT FOR ALBERTA OIL

Here’s a fun new cover & interior by MICHAEL BYERS for Alberta Oil Magazine called “Balancing Act: Inside The Alberta Government’s New Deal On Energy.”

Posted on 03/21/2016 for MICHAEL BYERS
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MICHAEL BYERS | LOST IN THE ARCTIC FOR READERS DIGEST

Beautiful new series by MICHAEL BYERS for Reader’s Digest for their Drama In Real Life feature. The article is called “Lost in the Arctic” about a man originally going on a hunting trip ended up  with a broken snowmobile lost in the middle of the arctic. “In this unforgiving underpopulated part of Canada, …

Posted on 02/23/2016 for MICHAEL BYERS
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MICHAEL BYERS | KAZAKHSTAN 6 – CANADA 3 FOR SPORTSNET

Incredible new comic by MICHAEL BYERS for Sportsnet Magazine “The never-told story of the never-seen game” Kazakhstan 6 – Canada 3. “This month, the World Junior Championship returns to Finland, the site of Canada’s worst-ever finish, eighth place in 1998. Canada’s first four losses that year were seen by disheartened fans …

Posted on 01/11/2016 for MICHAEL BYERS
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MICHAEL BYERS | SEEING ADDICTIONS DIFFERENTLY FOR APPLE MAGAZINE

I’ve been waiting to share this piece because I absolutely love how MICHAEL BYERS interpreted the article. This piece done for Alberta Health Services Apple Magazine for their Our Brain section is called “We See Addictions Differently: Albertans are more forgiving of substance.” It’s a very interesting article so I encourage you to …

Posted on 04/13/2015 for MICHAEL BYERS
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MICHAEL BYERS | BEST VEHICLES FOR HIRE FOR TORONTO LIFE

Absolutely love this new illustration by MICHAEL BYERS for Toronto Life. The piece was featured in their Culture section and called “Cabbin’ Fever: A guide to the city’s best vehicles for hire.” The article talks about how nobody owns a car anymore, well some do but many “urban families & millennials are availing themselves …

Posted on 03/16/2015 for MICHAEL BYERS
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MICHAEL BYERS | THE INTELLIGENT LIFE OF THE CITY RACCOON FOR NAUTILUS MAGAZINE

Here’s a fantastic piece perfect for MICHAEL BYERS style for Nautilus Magazine called “The Intelligent Life of the City Racoon: Adapting to the urban jungle has made Rocky smarter.” Did you know that racoons “flourished rather than receded in the face of human expansion,” and that “urban environment has contributed to their intelligence.” …

Posted on 10/14/2014 for MICHAEL BYERS
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MICHAEL BYERS | HOW TO RUN A NORTHERN LODGE FOR UP HERE MAGAZINE

Here’s a beautiful new illustration by MICHAEL BYERS for Up Here Magazine (Life In Canada’s Far North). The article is called “How To Run A Northern Lodge.” The article takes a look “behind the scenes of the business of running a Northern lodge: from blizzards, bear invasions and caretakers gone crazy, to the ever-changing …

Posted on 08/14/2014 for MICHAEL BYERS
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MICHAEL BYERS | UPOV 91 FOR GRAINSWEST

Here’s a new great spread by MICHAEL BYERS for GrainsWest Magazine for their Winter 2014 issue. This piece was called “UPOV 91: Questions abound on issues of rights, royalties and seeds. For Canada, will the tale of UPOV 91 end happily ever after?”

Posted on 02/17/2014 for MICHAEL BYERS
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