Images that promote the Queens Bike Initiative events that help bring residents of Queens, NY and the surround boros together through bike riding.
• May Queens Jazz Bike Tour
• June Women's Bike Bootcamp and Ride
• July Ride to Rockaway Beach
• September Bike to the Park
For the cover of John Hopkins University Magazine on the subject of Fun!
For essay to eulogize a newspapers company car that was apart of over two decades of crime reporting.
In Washington State, Legal Weed is Illegal to deliver.
Law makers are trying to create a system giving delivery licenses to dispensaries to crack down on black market deliveries but can not agree on how many licenses to issue.
For NPR 'Hidden Brain' podcast for an episode on the power and problems of Grit.
This illustration was for an essay on an Italian-Canadian World War II veteran reflecting on a moment he thought that his entire submarine crew was sunk in battle as he was country side in the brig. He would later find out from a history buff, 60 years later, that his crew actually survived.
For a short essay on Bikebus; a bus that you can take spin classes on your commute.
For NPR's 'Hidden Brain' podcast for an episode on replication crisis in science but more so focusing on the Shih-Pittinsky study.
Shih-Pittinsky study is about stereotypes on how well Asian women perform doing math problems when they are reminded they are women vs being reminded they are Asian. The first study suggests that when they are reminded they are women they perform not as well as they do when they are reminded they are Asian. They published this story in various science journals and got a lot of praise until they had the test repeated at other universities. Scientifically the replication of the test would prove and show the same results but proved to have very different results when repeated.
Texting's stress on relationships.
For an essay written by Aziz Ansari and Eric Klinenberg, originally published in his book, Modern Love.
Online companies you should know...
1. Yeh cakes are customizable artful/designed cupcakes you can order online.
2. Cobbler Concierge is a service where you can schedule your shoes to be repaired online.
3. Audience Owl is a service that monitors twitter and email data for you.
I worked on a series of instagram advertisements for Audible, for their project called “Stories that surround you.” Audible ran a contest asking their followers to write in where their Audible books transport them. A few winners were then selected to have their portraits and stories illustrated by myself and a few other illustrators. I illustrated the Young Adult and Mystery categories. Each illustration process is recorded and posted along with the final on instagram. They even posted a short interview on YouTube.
Art direction and Production by First Born NYC
Food tour of Brattleboro, VT.
Predictions and expectations of the upcoming Consumer Electronic Showcase.
What does Star Wars mean and the expectations of the new movie from four different generations of its fans?
Portraits of Daquan Oliver and Katie Prisco-Buxbaum
For an essay on a woman who dates someone who shows all of the signs of being a deceptive person.
Police racial bias
A selection of artwork I made for records and show posters.
A portrait of Beck Rustic, a prolific show promoter who brings together new and eclectic bands in New England, MA.
How to deal with neighborly annoyances.
This is a series of illustrations for a feature on "The Ultimate Guide to Getting Fired."
1. Staying cool when being let go.
2. Seeing the signs when your department/company is starting to go under.
3. One tip to keep you on board with the company as they start laying off employees: Show that you have value by taking on more work and helping others with their projects.
4. If you are let go, it gives you the opportunity to start your own business or go freelance.
For a cover story about the high cost of maintaining our countries dams.
I had the pleasure of working on a set of Nick Hornby book covers for McSweeney's.
Anti-Vaxxers in Disneyland
September 29th - National Coffee Day
American's are spending a third to almost half their monthly income on paying rent.
I illustrated seven non-traditional tarot cards for the Portlandia Activity Book, published by McSweeney's.
For a story when Bernie Sanders was mayor of Burlington, VT in 1985 and traveled to Nicaragua to meet with the Sandinistas.
The Death of Voice Mail.
Focusing on your physical and emotional well being in a brutal work envirorment.
Is it possible to comfortably have a small gym set up in a studio apartment?
Boston Comic Con from a celebrities point of view.... ie: Stan Lee.
How Baseball rivalry created tension in the writers marriage.
Cover variant for the 2015 New Visual Artist 15 under 30 issue.
An illustrated and hand lettered 18"x24" poster for a collective project.
For an essay about Chris Pratt and all of the geeky reboots he is apart of. Shown is the online and print version.
What eating soup for five days taught me about living in extreme poverty.
For an essay about 5 parks you should visit in New York City before they are under water.
For an essay about unknowingly Tinder dating a women whose taking a break from being with their boyfriend.
For an essay about learning about "the birds and the bee's" from a friend when school or parents won't teach you.
For an essay about how genealogy is much more complicated than we imagined it would of been.
Exiting the internet stone age.
A mothers open letter to her son's reckless driving.
Solidarity through cultural appreciation.
I worked on a series of portraits for the PopTech Conference 2014. As each speaker walked out on stage, their portrait would be projected on the screen behind them with their name.
The people drawn in order: Caledonia Curry, Anil Dash, Erin McKean, Dan Barasch, Ayah Bdeir, Parker J. Palmer, Krista Tippett, Alec Ross, Helen Fisher, Vincent Horn, Hunter Lee Soik, Stanley A. McChrystal and John Maeda.
The portraits you see here are the original portraits drawn for the conference. However, the studio decided to use the sketches inverted onto the screen. Click here to see the full set.
Mutually destructive relationships.
There are movies that have come out in the last 15 years have been less memorable/quotable than movies made prior to that. This is an unpublished illustration commissioned for the NY Times Style section.
The rise of Agri-Hoods in Vermont.
I illustrated a portrait of John Maloof, Vivian Maier’s discoverer, for Julia Rothmans, The Who, the What and the When: 65 Artists Illustrate the Secret Accomplices of History.
Gentrification in Columbus is making it difficult to find parking anywhere.
Websites devoted to making the internet a more positive place
A woman ends up in a hospital due to a motor cycle accident which makes her partner feel uneasy about riding their bike.
The United States is the only country that sells domain names and internationalists are not happy about it.
Finacial savings and following your dreams
Cariad Harmon - "Like You"
I created a series of paintings for Cariad Harmon's official music video for the song "Like You."
Music by Cariad Harmon
Directed by Austin Pulliam
Produced by Edward Greenberg + The Wild Honeypie
Cinematography by Minu Park
Executive produced by Jon Lurie, Eric Weiner
Edited by Edward Greenburg
Set director by Katya Stepanova
Color by Edward Greenberg
Advertisers are narrowing their focus to niche groups. Apologies to René Magritte.
Research shows that Beer is the reason agriculture and settlements have been developed.
Changes in regulations are now making saving accounts more attractive.
For an essay about Andrew S. Geer and Lysley Tenorio who talked about food and ate together across the country over the internet in an interview.
Teachers salaries in Dallas are based on performance and not tenure.
Why I love Philadelphia series.
Late night hike.
I collaborated with the folks at USB Memory Direct on a set of USB business cards to show case illustrators using their product. These USB cards will make for being a real game changer for a lot of companies that use it.
A new sales tax that'll help research funding.
Who are you without a job?
I did an illustration for the National Public Radio 2013 calendar. All funding from these calendars goes toward supporting various local member stations.
Here is a skateboard deck I worked on for a macabre themed skateboard show at Light Grey Art Lab. My deck is inspired by the 1979 movie, The Warriors.