THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW
THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW

For book review on The City of Brass by author S.A. Chakraborty. A dramatic story set in Middle East in which a young magician and her djinn fight zombies, travel dangerous lands and whatnot. 

Art Direction: Matt Dorfman

THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW
THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW

Book Review for a satirical novel by Michelle De Krester- "The Life To Come", that makes a fetish of travel and prepares exotic meals with an eye to Instagram.

Art Direction: Matt Dorfman

MEDIUM-TRUE CRIME
MEDIUM-TRUE CRIME

Header illustration for an article that talks about love in the time of true crime and how women are affected by it.

Art Direction: Alex Vikmanis

THE CREATION
THE CREATION

A short personal series.

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THE CREATION
THE CREATION

A short personal series.

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THE CREATION
THE CREATION

A short personal series.

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DESIRES ARE ALREADY MEMORIES- ISIDORA
DESIRES ARE ALREADY MEMORIES- ISIDORA

A man, traveling a long time through wild regions, desires for a city where he will meet women. The dreamed-of city contained him as a young man. He arrives at the city in his old age. Desires are already memories. - Invisible Cities by Italo Calvino

 

THE CITY OF UNEXPECTED- HYPATIA
THE CITY OF UNEXPECTED- HYPATIA

In the city of Hypatia, when a traveler wants no stimulus or nourishment save music, he knows it is to be sought in the cemeteries where the musicians hide in the tombs. -Invisible Cities by Italo Calvino

CITY ON THE COASTLINE- DESPINA
CITY ON THE COASTLINE- DESPINA

The sailor discerns the city on the coastline as camels from whose pack hang bags of candied fruits and sees himself being taken away from the desert of the sea, toward oases of fresh water in the palm trees, toward palaces where girls are dancing barefoot, moving their arms, half-hidden by their veils, and half-revealed. -Invisible Cities by Italo Calvino

CITY HIDDEN BEHIND CLOUDS- BAUCIS
CITY HIDDEN BEHIND CLOUDS- BAUCIS

Nothing of the city Baucis, hidden behind clouds, touches the ground except its long flamingo legs. But the inhabitants examine the earth leaf by leaf with their spyglasses aimed downwards contemplating with fascination their own absence.- Invisible Cities by Italo Calvino

CITY IN THE DISTANCE- IRENE
CITY IN THE DISTANCE- IRENE

The city, shrouded in milky mist, brings bangs of firecrackers at one time and explosions from a civil war at other times. Travelers on the plateau look down from the height and conjecture about what is happening. Irene is a name for a city in the distance. - Invisible Cities by Italo Calvino

IZZARD INK PUBLISHING- HOME AT LAST
IZZARD INK PUBLISHING- HOME AT LAST

A black and white interior for a YA Novel, The Search for Rasha by Paul B. Skousen, in which the story is based in ancient Egypt. The spread shows the scene of the return of the protagonist back to his family after a long journey.

Art Direction: Tim McConnehey

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN- CONFRONTING SEXUAL HARASSMENT
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN- CONFRONTING SEXUAL HARASSMENT

Following the high profile cases of sexual harassment in Hollywood, women in Science are coming forward to confront it.

Art Direction Michael Mrak

GOOGLE
GOOGLE

Google Doodle for Google to celebrate Rakhmabai Raut's, India's first practicing woman doctor, 153rd birthday.

Art Direction: Erich Nagler

FAST COMPANY
FAST COMPANY

For an article where a woman after coming out as a bisexual was constantly "corrected" and stopped from expressing herself at work.

Art Direction: Florian Bachleda

NEW REPUBLIC- YES ALL WOMEN
NEW REPUBLIC- YES ALL WOMEN

An article about supporting feminism despite its flaws and to not watch from sidelines.

Art Direction: Siung Tjia

ETERNAL SUNSHINE OF THE SPOTLESS MIND
ETERNAL SUNSHINE OF THE SPOTLESS MIND

Artwork inspired by movie Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind; originally created for the Gallery1988 Focus Features show.

THE NEW YORK TIMES SKETCHBOOK
THE NEW YORK TIMES SKETCHBOOK

Illustration for Sketchbook section, a print-only feature in The New York Times newspaper.

Art Direction: Andrew Sondern

FARRAR, STRAUS AND GIROUX
FARRAR, STRAUS AND GIROUX

Book Cover illustration for Deviation, an autobiographical novel by Luce D’Eramo. The author was from a bourgeois facist family. After learning about atrocities in the labor camps, she decides to renounce her life of luxury and help the people in the camps. However, after facing the hardships she constantly has to fight the temptation (symbolized by snake) to return to her previous life.

Art Direction: Rodrigo Corral

PENGUIN RANDOM HOUSE INDIA- DARKLANDS
PENGUIN RANDOM HOUSE INDIA- DARKLANDS

Book jacket made for a young adult novel in which the protagonist is an android. The story takes place in dystopian Delhi, a city in India. 

Art Direction: Meena Rajasekaran

SCRUTINY
SCRUTINY
HOARDING OCD
HOARDING OCD

An obsessive compulsive disorder in which the owner is unable to part from his or her belongings.

INTRUSIVE THOUGHT OCD
INTRUSIVE THOUGHT OCD

The sufferer gets involuntary repetitive obsessional thoughts that are disturbing and often horrific like causing violent harm to loved ones. 

COVER ILLUSTRATION
COVER ILLUSTRATION

For the OCD Series

MACBETH
MACBETH

Wine label design based on theme Macbeth

LIGHT GREY ART LAB
LIGHT GREY ART LAB

Artwork made for Light Grey Art Lab's Camouflage show. 

MULBERRY KIDS
MULBERRY KIDS

A summer memory of when my sister took me to pick mulberries.

THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW
THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW
MEDIUM-TRUE CRIME
THE CREATION
THE CREATION
THE CREATION
DESIRES ARE ALREADY MEMORIES- ISIDORA
THE CITY OF UNEXPECTED- HYPATIA
CITY ON THE COASTLINE- DESPINA
CITY HIDDEN BEHIND CLOUDS- BAUCIS
CITY IN THE DISTANCE- IRENE
IZZARD INK PUBLISHING- HOME AT LAST
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN- CONFRONTING SEXUAL HARASSMENT
GOOGLE
FAST COMPANY
NEW REPUBLIC- YES ALL WOMEN
ETERNAL SUNSHINE OF THE SPOTLESS MIND
THE NEW YORK TIMES SKETCHBOOK
FARRAR, STRAUS AND GIROUX
PENGUIN RANDOM HOUSE INDIA- DARKLANDS
SCRUTINY
HOARDING OCD
INTRUSIVE THOUGHT OCD
COVER ILLUSTRATION
MACBETH
LIGHT GREY ART LAB
MULBERRY KIDS
THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW

For book review on The City of Brass by author S.A. Chakraborty. A dramatic story set in Middle East in which a young magician and her djinn fight zombies, travel dangerous lands and whatnot. 

Art Direction: Matt Dorfman

THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW

Book Review for a satirical novel by Michelle De Krester- "The Life To Come", that makes a fetish of travel and prepares exotic meals with an eye to Instagram.

Art Direction: Matt Dorfman

MEDIUM-TRUE CRIME

Header illustration for an article that talks about love in the time of true crime and how women are affected by it.

Art Direction: Alex Vikmanis

THE CREATION

A short personal series.

<Page 1>

THE CREATION

A short personal series.

<Page 2>

THE CREATION

A short personal series.

<Page 3>

DESIRES ARE ALREADY MEMORIES- ISIDORA

A man, traveling a long time through wild regions, desires for a city where he will meet women. The dreamed-of city contained him as a young man. He arrives at the city in his old age. Desires are already memories. - Invisible Cities by Italo Calvino

 

THE CITY OF UNEXPECTED- HYPATIA

In the city of Hypatia, when a traveler wants no stimulus or nourishment save music, he knows it is to be sought in the cemeteries where the musicians hide in the tombs. -Invisible Cities by Italo Calvino

CITY ON THE COASTLINE- DESPINA

The sailor discerns the city on the coastline as camels from whose pack hang bags of candied fruits and sees himself being taken away from the desert of the sea, toward oases of fresh water in the palm trees, toward palaces where girls are dancing barefoot, moving their arms, half-hidden by their veils, and half-revealed. -Invisible Cities by Italo Calvino

CITY HIDDEN BEHIND CLOUDS- BAUCIS

Nothing of the city Baucis, hidden behind clouds, touches the ground except its long flamingo legs. But the inhabitants examine the earth leaf by leaf with their spyglasses aimed downwards contemplating with fascination their own absence.- Invisible Cities by Italo Calvino

CITY IN THE DISTANCE- IRENE

The city, shrouded in milky mist, brings bangs of firecrackers at one time and explosions from a civil war at other times. Travelers on the plateau look down from the height and conjecture about what is happening. Irene is a name for a city in the distance. - Invisible Cities by Italo Calvino

IZZARD INK PUBLISHING- HOME AT LAST

A black and white interior for a YA Novel, The Search for Rasha by Paul B. Skousen, in which the story is based in ancient Egypt. The spread shows the scene of the return of the protagonist back to his family after a long journey.

Art Direction: Tim McConnehey

SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN- CONFRONTING SEXUAL HARASSMENT

Following the high profile cases of sexual harassment in Hollywood, women in Science are coming forward to confront it.

Art Direction Michael Mrak

GOOGLE

Google Doodle for Google to celebrate Rakhmabai Raut's, India's first practicing woman doctor, 153rd birthday.

Art Direction: Erich Nagler

FAST COMPANY

For an article where a woman after coming out as a bisexual was constantly "corrected" and stopped from expressing herself at work.

Art Direction: Florian Bachleda

NEW REPUBLIC- YES ALL WOMEN

An article about supporting feminism despite its flaws and to not watch from sidelines.

Art Direction: Siung Tjia

ETERNAL SUNSHINE OF THE SPOTLESS MIND

Artwork inspired by movie Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind; originally created for the Gallery1988 Focus Features show.

THE NEW YORK TIMES SKETCHBOOK

Illustration for Sketchbook section, a print-only feature in The New York Times newspaper.

Art Direction: Andrew Sondern

FARRAR, STRAUS AND GIROUX

Book Cover illustration for Deviation, an autobiographical novel by Luce D’Eramo. The author was from a bourgeois facist family. After learning about atrocities in the labor camps, she decides to renounce her life of luxury and help the people in the camps. However, after facing the hardships she constantly has to fight the temptation (symbolized by snake) to return to her previous life.

Art Direction: Rodrigo Corral

PENGUIN RANDOM HOUSE INDIA- DARKLANDS

Book jacket made for a young adult novel in which the protagonist is an android. The story takes place in dystopian Delhi, a city in India. 

Art Direction: Meena Rajasekaran

SCRUTINY
HOARDING OCD

An obsessive compulsive disorder in which the owner is unable to part from his or her belongings.

INTRUSIVE THOUGHT OCD

The sufferer gets involuntary repetitive obsessional thoughts that are disturbing and often horrific like causing violent harm to loved ones. 

COVER ILLUSTRATION

For the OCD Series

MACBETH

Wine label design based on theme Macbeth

LIGHT GREY ART LAB

Artwork made for Light Grey Art Lab's Camouflage show. 

MULBERRY KIDS

A summer memory of when my sister took me to pick mulberries.

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