A Life in Illustration is a large 256-page hardcover book that features the leading illustrators and the work they do.
Illustration is a wide field that today encompasses all sorts of graphic artworks, such as logos, fonts, infographics, comics and more. They are used for all sorts of publications, print or online.
Collected within this book are examples of works from top illustrators around the world. These illustrators also share the knowledge of what it takes to create those illustrations. For example, Information graphics specialists Jan Schwochow and Francesco Franchi talk about importance of accuracy, Children’s picture books creator Oliver Jeffers talks about storytelling and narrative.
Other illustrators included are Christoph Niemann, Andrea Ventura, Jan Van Der Veken, Peter Grundy, Jessica Hische, and the New York Times’s Jonathan Corum.
It's an insightful book for those in the creative illustration field.
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