American Illustration 35 Winners Announced

American Illustration (AI-AP) announced the selected and chosen illustrators from a crowded field of almost 600 submissions. We’re happy to announce that several of our illustrators were included in the group of winners.

Decorative wildlife and nature illustration.John S. Dykes

 

Popeye illustrationDave Calver

 

Collage bird illustrationTom Cocotos

 

Digital illustration of man wearing suitPatrick George

 

Conceptual illustration of American flagOtto Steininger

 

Illustration of ocean cityNishan Akgulian

 

Conceptual, whimsical illustration of downtown city streetsMichael Sloan

 

Illustration of horse in fieldMartin Haake

 

Group of men wading in ocean.Gayle Kabaker

 

CD cover/cup and saucerPatrick George

 

Conceptual illustration a "sea of eyes"James Yang

 

Conceptual portrait illustration of Elvis Presley.Tim O’Brien

 

Conceptual portrait illustration of Napoleon Bonaparte.Tim O’Brien

 

3D illustration created by Richard Borge.Richard Borge

 

Conceptual illustration of a woman and child in carLauren Simkin Berke

Conceptual portrait illustration of women, different hairstyle/nationalities.Lauren Simkin Berke

 

Cinco de Mayo Festivities Kick Off!

In honor of Cinco de Mayo next Monday, we’re showing off Joe & Kathy Heiner’s margarita image! Enjoy the festivities, but stay safe! See more of Joe & Kathy Heiner‘s photo-realistic images.

Photo realistic illustration of a margarita
© Joe & Kathy Heiner

Ralph Voltz Shows His Range

We know where Ralph got his talent. It’s in his genes. With artistic parents and grandparents his future in the arts was a lock. To prove that point, Ralph was named “outstanding student in illustration” in his college class while earning a BFA and MFA from the Savannah College of Art and Design in Georgia.

Busy painting, drawing, and digitizing ever since, he has created a volume of work that has appeared on more than 350 novels and book covers, working with a variety of agencies, companies and publishers including Duke Energy, UCLA, Borders Books, National Geographic Publishing, McGraw-Hill, Oxford University Press, Saatchi & Saatchi, Campbell’s Soup, Jim Beam Global, Department of Defense, BIC, Novant Health and Levelor.

His specialties include realism, children’s, maps, people, fantasy, science fiction, book covers, infographics, landscapes and conceptual.

View examples of his work below and visit his portfolio to view more.


Illustration of mischevious little girl


Illustration of mischevious little girl


Illustration of girl washing her dog


cityscape illustration


Illustration of teenager dressed in a gown


Cover illustration for American Nurse


Futuristic outer space illustration


Science Fiction illustration
© All Images Ralph Voltz