100 illustrators

100 illustrators
Library Shelf Location 23.HELL
Publication Date 2013


  • In slip case.
  • Includes an agents index in each volume.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Text in English, French and German.


  • Picture this: The biggest players in the highly competitive field of illustration. Culled from our Illustration Now series is this selection of today's most successful and important illustrators from around the globe. In his introduction, Steven Heller fleshes out the challenging process of narrowing down a field of 600 illustrators to a selection of the 100 most significant. The final cut, including artists such as Istvan Banyai, Gary Baseman, Seymour Chwast, Paul Davis, Brad Holland, Mirko Ilic, Anita Kunz, and Christoph Niemann, provides a snapshot of the highly dynamic and diverse world of contemporary illustration. Features include: a profile text about each illustrator by Steve Heller; lists of selected exhibitions and publications; illustrators' quotes about his/her work; and a self-portrait by each illustrator.


  • The editors: Steven Heller is the co-chair of the School of Visual Arts MFA Designer as Author Program. For 33 years he was an art director for "The New York Times," and currently writes the ""Visuals"" column for "The New York Times" Book Review. He is the author of 120 books on graphic design, illustration, and satiric art. Julius Wiedemann was born in Brazil, studied graphic design and marketing, and was an art editor for digital and design magazines in Tokyo. His many TASCHEN digital and media titles include" Illustration Now!, ""Advertising Now, Logo Design," and" Brand Identity Now! "


ISBN 9783836545228
Quantity 1
Pages 2 volumes (639 pages) : chiefly colour illustrations ; 32 cm
Editors Steven Heller, Julius Wiedemann
Format 2 hardbacks in cardboard sleeve
Publisher Taschen
Category Illustration
Keywords Graphic Arts, Illustrators, Graphic artists, Illustration
Languages English, French, German

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