Posts Tagged Illustration

KATEE BOYLE
Illustration ’89

Katee Boyle is a painter and metalworker in Chadds Ford, PA. Her mixed-media, abstract paintings each tell a personal story. Using traditional blacksmithing techniques, she forges masks, dresses, chastity belts, and corsets, “castoff shells of experiences I’ve had, armors that I no longer need, experiences I no longer want to revisit.” She learned the trade…

ZACHARY CAVALUZZI
Illustration ’16

Zachary Cavaluzzi put on an exhibition of eight “Tape Babes” at Lambs and Wolves, an edgy hair salon in Red Bank, NJ. He created the wild-haired bombshells with colored tape on wood or foam board, then sealed them with a fluid medium to make a traditionally fleeting art form permanent. He was inspired by the…

Antonio

If you think it’s intoxicating to look at images by renowned fashion illustrator Antonio (1943-1987), imagine what it was like to pose for one. Susan Baraz could tell you. In the early ’60s, soon after she and Antonio left FIT ( both majored in Illustration; Baraz, ’62, graduated with honors), she modeled for him. The illustrations, many of…

IRVIN RODRIGUEZ
Illustration ’13

Irvin Rodriguez paints lifelike nudes in natural settings. He photographs his models in parks in Brooklyn and Staten Island, then sketches and paints from the most evocative image. He is inspired by portrait painters of the 19th century—including John Singer Sargent, Anders Zorn, and Joaquín Sorolla—but includes more people of color in his canvases to…

JENNIFER LILYA
Illustration ’92

JENNIFER LILYA paints lively fashion illustrations, usually in black ink and diluted acrylic, for editorial,designers, and special events. She has illustrated features for Elle and Cosmopolitan, done preliminary sketches for Katy Perry’s costume at the 2010 American Music Awards, and drawn guests at the CLIO Image Awards as party favors. Her book, Fashion Illustration Art:…

DANIEL REYES MOZESON
Illustration ’07

DANIEL REYES MOZESON is a photographer who focuses on murals in New York City. His work helps street artists promote theirs, and he was instrumental in documenting 5Pointz, an outdoor graffiti gallery that was destroyed in 2013. He is the lead photographer of StreetArtNYC.org, and his photos have been exhibited in various nontraditional galleries, as…

Chalk a Block

In the fall, for the second year in a row, 45 Illustration students and 10 alumni created chalk murals on the exterior of the Pomerantz Center, impressing passersby with all manner of subjects, including an anxious ostrich, a galloping grim reaper, and an epically messy cheeseburger. Rather than drawing with chalk sticks, most students painted…