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MICHAEL BYERS | FORGOTTEN LESSONS FOR ST. LOUIS MAGAZINE

This was an interesting assignment for MICHAEL BYERS for St. Louis Magazine. He enjoyed the challenge but definitely didn’t enjoy the subject matter and was almost sick to his stomach when reading about this dark time in 1917 with the race riots in East St. Louis. It’s another eye opening moment …

Posted on 09/14/2017 for MICHAEL BYERS
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MICHAEL BYERS | NATIONAL AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSEUM | TWO NUMBERS FOR NEWSWEEK

Here’s a great one for Newsweek Magazine by MICHAEL BYERS. After a century of planning the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African-American History & Culture is FINALLY ready to open. We’re really loving these Two-Number article comparisons in the magazine. Look at these stats…”101 years since Black Civil War veterans first called for …

Posted on 06/13/2016 for MICHAEL BYERS
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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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MIKE BYERS | FEATURED ARTIST IN JULIA ROTHMAN’S NEW BOOK “THE WHO, THE WHAT, AND THE WHEN: 65 ARTISTS ILLUSTRATE THE SECRET ACCOMPLICES OF HISTORY”

This was a piece MICHAEL BYERS did for an upcoming book organized by Julia Rothman titled The Who, The What and The When: 65 Artists Illustrate the Secret Accomplices of History. Mike was assigned Holger Geschwindner who was the coach and mentor of NBA superstar Dirk Nowitzki. The book isn’t out quite yet but Julia …

Posted on 12/03/2013 for MICHAEL BYERS
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ZE OTAVIO | HISTORY QUOTES FOR GE HISTORIA MAGAZINE

ZE OTAVIO creates a series of portraits for GE História Magazine. The article presents some quotes of famous characters on history such as Karl Marx, Winston Churcill, Martin Luther King, Ronald Reagan, Edmund Burke and Nepoleón.

Posted on 04/18/2013 for ZE OTAVIO
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KAKO | ORDER OF THE TEMPLE FOR EDITORA ABRIL AVENTURAS NA HISTORIA

Levy Creative Management artist KAKO creates a beautiful series of illustrations for an article about the Order of the Temple, from its creation to its extinction in the 14th century: their vows and organization, the main battles and their part in the Crusades, their rivalry with other orders, the new financial techniques and …

Posted on 07/02/2012 for KAKO
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KAKO | ONE MAN ARMIES FOR MONDO ESTRANHO’S TOP 10 LIST

Levy Creative Management artist KAKO creates a stunning illustration for Mondo Estranho’s Top 10 List, featuring 10 soldiers that showed in battle valour beyond the call of duty. The complete list of heroes is Simo Häyhä, Lachhiman Gurung, Thomas Alfred Jones, Robert …

Posted on 06/04/2012 for KAKO
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