Thursday, June 26, 2008


An article for Newsweek about cultural literacy. The article covers a range of current issues on the ideological map. So to speak.

Tuesday, June 24, 2008


A first drawing for the RiverFront Times, my hometown alternative weekly. Heman Park Pool is screening Jaws. Bring your floaties.
Perfect summertime drawing material.

Friday, June 20, 2008


I do a book review spot illustration for Christianity Today every third month. Can anyone guess the topic of the book they are reviewing this month?

Thursday, June 19, 2008


This is a cover for the Economist, on the accelerated tension of nuclear proliferation in the Balkans, former Yugoslavia.

No, actually it just a cat in a chair.
Sometimes when doing work for advertising, you're told exactly what to draw. These two images are for a Christmas window display in New York City for the flagship store Keihl's Since 1851. Portraits of typical New Yorkers for a giant photo album- each representing a signature product. Cat Shampoo and Pearl Butter, natch.

Sunday, June 15, 2008

Drawing in Church - 6/15/08

All silhouettes this week, with apologies to Kara Walker and Melinda Beck.

Friday, June 13, 2008

Disaster and Insurance

A generous portion of destruction, courtesy of USAA magazine. This drawing for an article about the myths of insurance coverage. The drawing depicts various insurance nightmares, in the faux-informational style of 19th century encyclopedias.

Friday, June 06, 2008

Press Bits

Doomsday, thanks to its many awards, is getting reprinted in the new issue of The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, where if first appeared over a year ago. Many thanks to Joy Miller at The Bulletin. Here is the release online.

UPDATE: Here is the page from the new issue.


The newly christened American Illustration 27 has just released the entire annual online. Check out the amazing work.

Monday, June 02, 2008

Drawing in Church - 6/1

Finally, a sermon where I get to draw the Rock of Ages!