#drawingthenews is a warmup series with close to 1000 drawings so far.
Sharkary vs Tsunami Crab Volume II: Hurricane Island
Stranger Things group hug.
She Brings the Night
"She Brings the Night" is a painting inspired by a passage from a Gene Wolfe novel.
Bod and Silas (after the Graveyard Book)
Bod and Silan from Neil Gaiman's "Graveyard Book"
Boats and Ships
Pen drawings of boats and ships.
Vice Sports: Underground Mignight Half Marathon
Illustration for Vice Sports article on the underground Midnight Half Marathon
Fast Count | The Ultimate Counting Book
Learning to count from 1 to 10 is more fun when playing ultimate. Basic numbers help tell a story about the ultimate game using creative rhymes and beautiful illustrations.
Eleven Madison Park | Kentucky Derby Poster
Poster design for Eleven Madison Park's annual Kentucky Derby party.
Moving to NYC: Steven Lebron (editorial)
Drawings for an essay by Steven Lebron of NYC interludes featuring Chinatown dumplings, basketball, rats, and more.
Chance This | for Wait...It Gets Worse #3
4-page collaboration with writer Doug Latino.
Three paintings for a hoops-centric gallery show in Portland, OR.
78 Tarot: Cirque du Tarot
8 of Pentacles for 78 Tarot's "Cirque du Tarot" deck.
Road to 1600
Character, logo and more for mobile political strategy game.
The Long Shadows
1981. The lower east side, NYC. punk is gone and in its place came a stylish new wave of bands, dead set on taking over the world. Some were just a little more serious about it than the rest.
Star Wars sketches and doodles.
An ongoing series of drawings of the Titanic for my son.
Original painting to for a hoops-related art show in Oakland, CA
Holiday Card 2015
2015 Holiday Card
Even Krampus needs to relax on the couch with a nice glass of schnapps every now and then.
Inktober 2015: Sharkary vs. Tsunami Crab
Sharkary vs Tsunami Crab: Battle for the Amulet of Tides
A selection of commissions.
Kung Fu Bug!
Concept for a alien bug race and their planet inspired by reading and watching Starship Troopers.
On Zack's Street
Unpublished children's book, written and drawn by me, inspired by my son, Zack, and his adventures in our neighborhood.
Hovel Space Telescope
A pun sketched on a piece of scrap paper, scanned and colored digitally.
A series of truck (and more) drawings I did for my son.
Hot Rod Cyclist
Custom illustration for cycling-oriented cancer research benefit auction.
The Blood Sigil
Cover illustration and design for "The Blood Sigil" by Kevin Hoffman
Big Diesel (commission)
Big Diesel Engine: commission for the son of a high school friend.
78 Tarot: King of Wands
The King of Wands card for Tarot of the Water from the 78 Tarot collective.
The Pig Hunter (Wait...It Gets Worse)
5-page comic, written by Doug Latino, about pig hunting in Florida.
Guardian Lion: Tattoo Commission
Guardian lion tattoo commission.
Tidewater: Chapter 1
The story of a fiction Negro League player from Brooklyn, who could've been the black Babe Ruth, if his own passion hadn't destroyed it all.
Drawings of sports figures made with laces and shot in the environment where the sport is played.
The Classical: Work (all-wrestling issue)
Cover for The Classical Magazine's all-wrestling issue: WORK
Drawings for Inktober 2014
Rosie the Riveter in a Sari
Painting of Rosie the Riveter with a bruised cheek and wearing a sari for a campaign against violence against women and for women's rights in India. (for Avaaz.org)
The Fifth Vertex | Book Cover
Book cover (and map) illustration and design for Kevin Hoffman's YA Fantasy novel, "The Fifth Vertex."
Grantland | Eminem & Musberger
Illustration for article about Eminem's awkward appearance on ESPN
Cycling Tee Design
Cyclist for a 2-color tee shirt design.
Photo-illustrated Scifi fashion/beauty shoot.
Knight of Swords
Knight of Swords for 78 Tarot project
LOSING: Don't It Feel Good
Illustration for an article about Losing for the Classical Magazine no.9
LOSING: the Classical Magazine
Cover art for Losing: The Classical Magazine no.9
Grantland: NBA Team Names
Illustration for Grantland Quarterly no.9 article on NBA Team Names.
Wu Tang at 20
Photo Illustrations of the Wu Tang Clan for Grantland
Nail Polish Drip Paintings
Gesture Drip Paintings created with nail polish and photographed by Christine Blackburne
Tight End Revolution
The Tight End Revolution Will Be Televised
85-page Graphic Novel Adaptation of Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar"
All of my 2013 Inktober drawings.
Romeo & Juliet
90-page graphic novel adaptation of Romeo & Juliet.
Holiday Cards through the years.
The Classical Magazine: Play (cover)
Cover for The Classical Magazine VII: Play
From the Desk of Kenny Powers | Letterhead
Letterhead for HBO character Kenny Powers from the series "Eastbound & Down" for Entertainment Weekly.
Mystic Pizza Logo (redraw)
Mystic Pizza logo (redraw) for Entertainment Weekly reunion story.
20th Reunion Materials
Announcement and save-the-date for my 20th high school reunion.
Leo's Birth Announcement
Birth announcement for my son, Leo.
The Pixel Paradox (for The Classical Magazine)
Editorial illustration for an article called, "The Pixel Paradox" by Aaron Gordon for the Classical Magazine, about the absurd race for the biggest stadium screen.
Did you know José Canseco pitched an inning at Fenway Park in 1993? It didn't end well. Illustration for The Classical Magazine.
On Professional Ultimate Frisbee
An essay and accompanying illustration about the dawn of professional Ultimate Frisbee
In the Paint: Double Scribble Boston Show
Drawings created for "In the Paint", an exhibit of basketball-related art in Cambridge, MA
Latte art illustration created for Breville-hosted event at the Ace Hotel in New York City. (Invitation design, too.)
SPIN: Purple Rain 25th Anniversary Cover
Photo Illustration for SPIN Magazine cover celebrating 25 years of Prince's Purple Rain.
A moment of coiled potentiality during his corkscrew double-clutch dunk from the '94 dunk contest final against 'Nique.
Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka
Drawing the News
A (somewhat) daily series of drawings from news photographs. Done as warmup exercises.
Graphics created for Barista Throwdown even hosted by Breville, Joe the Art of Coffee, and Bloomingdale's
Landscape of partially terraformed Mars.
Jason Hunter Matthews | Troublemaker
Identity for Jason Matthews Photography
Dr. J; Illuminated
Dr. J; Illuminated
Vice Magazine Cover: Tattoos
Vice Magazine logo and slug added to bodybuilder's huge pectoral muscles as tattoos.
Invitation for 1st Birthday Party
Birthday Invitation for Cousin's 1-year old
Tee shirt design - Turning the logo for the band Yes into the word NO!
The Mungler; one who mungles. Digital Illustration.
Jean Grae for XXL
Photo illustrations of MC Jean Grae, transforming her into a superhero.
Retouching and Photo Illustration for advertising campaign for AIR: Alcohol Inspired Refresher. For Vice Media.
Business card design for Jennifer Neugeboren
Illustration for an article about the most soulful players in the NBA.
Studies in Rondology
Rajon Rondo as Ganesh. Illustration for TheClassical.org
Rocketsquids: Logo for Squidoo Mentor Program
Logo for Squidoo's mentor program, Rocketsquids.
Above The Fog: Hockey Illustration for theclassical.com
Illustration for article about life on the road in the Western Hockey League.
Madden Anniversary Illustration
Photo Illustration celebrating release of 20th edition of Madden NFL video game.
Festival VIP Tents (Photo Illustration)
Photo illustration for story about VIP tents at summer rock festivals.
One Night Only: Breville & Tasting Table
Logo created for series of dinners sponsored by Breville and Tasting Table.
Adding "Sex Panther" graphic to t-shirt in photo for feature opener in Inked Magazine. Dustin Cohen Photographer. Todd Weinberger Creative Direction. Susan Hennessey Photo Editor.
Covers I've retouched.
A collection of photos I've retouched for various clients. For before/afters or more work please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Tosi on Tour
Custom lettering for Momofuku Milk Bar chef's book tour blog.
Angry Wade's Running Team
Tee shirt design.
My Storage Bill
Identity for billing management company.
Identity for DJ/Events management company.
Tee shirt design for Montauk Shores trailer park.
Logo designed for Prospect Park Morning Disc pickup game in Brooklyn, NY.
R Kelly Photo Illustration
Photo Illustration of R Kelly for August 2007 issue of Spin Magazine
MAC + Alexandra Vidal
Retouching for lookbook of Alexandra Vidal's clothes, MAC Cosmetics. Dustin Cohen Photography.
Austin Monthly | 2009 COOL ISSUE
Photo illustration for Austin Monthly: redrawn letters and numbers to create cover lines.
Birth announcement for my baby boy Zachary.
Google "Dad" Commercial Elements
Custom folder icons, desktop wallpapers, and media player interface for Google "Dad" tv spot for Lost Planet.
Wedding Invitation for Laura & Danny
Hand-lettered and illustrated wedding invitation for Laura & Danny. Art Direction from the couple.
Variant Logos For Smart Tuition
Variant logo for Smart Tuition green initiative.
Photo Illustrations created in collaboration between photographer Dustin Cohen and illustrator/retoucher Eli Neugeboren. We created a creepy/cute fashion shoot with a noir feel.
Some drawings of food and things that will be food.
This is a series of drawings, photo illustrations, and digital illustrations. These are a result of attempting to portray the idea of cute and horrible in one place. Like a pink skull & crossbones, only with an implied narrative that it is up to the viewer to follow.
Obsessive Drawings (doodlesplody)
Collecting the doodles that get out of control, the drawings that are not necessarily focused. Starting with a mark and adding and adding to it until the page is filled. Sometimes I'll scan and enlarge, print it out and fill in the now-larger gaps as well - as indicated by "Ink on Inkjet Print".
Clouds & Explosions
Series of drawings based from clouds and explosions, focusing on the detail and form.