Thursday, December 20, 2007

A Handful of Highlights from 2007

Adventures in the Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Scamper Van Pelt moves to Brooklyn.

my artwork on TV

one of my favorite illos of the year- "Pierrot le Fou" for The New Yorker

Fireworks on the Manhattan Bridge

The Baltimore trip was a highlight- meeting Erik Larsen was a highlight of a highlight.

curating Downright

Birthday Burger Cake

Wednesday, December 19, 2007

Together again for the first time!

Jordie and I are both in this week's issue of the L Magazine! Check out Jordie's topical typography here.

Only in New York

"Only in New York- The Weirdest Stories of 2007," The L Magazine, December 18, 2007- January 1, 2008

The Weirdest NY Stories of 2007 featuring:
-The Land That Gay Forgot
-Queen of Mean Gives $$$ to Pooch!
-Steam Pipe Blows Gasket!
-Rats, Rats Everywhere
-Return of Son of Smell of Syrup

Check out the full article here.

Tuesday, December 18, 2007


Detail from an upcoming illustration (check back tomorrow).

Monday, December 17, 2007

ArtMart Online

If you weren't able to make it over to Brooklyn last weekend, ArtMart is now online! This is the first time my work has been available to purchase via the internet.

Friday, December 14, 2007

'Tis The Season...

PEP's Holiday Party/ ArtMart Shopping Event is tomorrow from noon- 6pm. Hor d'oeuvres and seasonal drinks will be served. In the spirit of giving, you will receive a free gift with your purchase(s) from PEP Gallery.

PEP Gallery
64 Washington Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11205

Directions: G train to Clinton- Washington, exit via NE Washington stairs, walk north 4 blocks to 64 Washington Ave.

Thursday, December 13, 2007

Grand Central

Detail from an upcoming illustration.

Wednesday, December 12, 2007

Rise of the E-Mandates

"Rise of the E-Mandates," American Medical News, December 17, 2007

Tuesday, December 11, 2007

Three portraits.

Andrew K. Woods

Reihan Salam

Sasha Polakow-Suransky

These three headshots of journalists were done for Good Magazine. You can read the articles they illustrate in the Provocations section.

Monday, December 10, 2007

Charles Ray

Two versions of "Charles Ray at Matthew Marks" for The New Yorker (December 17, 2007).
Both versions appear on their website here and here.

Friday, December 7, 2007


This week had an unintentional black and white theme. There should be some color next week...

Wednesday, December 5, 2007

Saturday, December 1, 2007

Carole and Albert (edition of 30)

limited edition prints on sale at ArtMart for $25 each

PEP tote

Thursday, November 29, 2007

ArtMart @ PEP

Ilana Kohn, Swing, digital print on rag paper, 2007, edition of 100

This holiday season PEP gallery is turning itself into a boutique specializing in limited editions, multiples and wearable art. I'll have two sets of limited edition prints on archival paper in the show as well as work in the Backroom. PEP will also be selling official gallery tote bags that I designed (image below).

ArtMart opens this Saturday. There will be a "Shopping Event" on December 15th.
Gallery hours are Saturdays 12-4pm with all other times by appointment.

64 Washington Ave.
Brooklyn, NY 11205

Directions: G train to Clinton- Washington, exit via NE Washington stairs, walk north 4 blocks to 64 Washington Ave.

More info at

Wednesday, November 28, 2007

Tuesday, November 27, 2007

Li'l Mo & the Monicats

Li'l Mo & the Monicats, The New Yorker, December 3, 2007
(click image to enlarge)

Warhol Denied

My buddy Charles Lutz presents his "Denial and Acceptance" series at

Monday, November 26, 2007

Calling Dr. Lee

"Calling Dr. Lee," San Francisco Chronicle, November 25, 2007

This illustration was for an article about a woman with 3 "Dr. Lee's" in her life- her optometrist, her doctor and a Tibetan nun- and what happens when she emails the wrong one.

This was my first illustration for the San Francisco Chronicle! It ran in their Sunday Magazine.

Friday, November 23, 2007

Thursday, November 15, 2007

Wednesday, November 14, 2007

The tangle.

finding the fine line between "messy but not too messy" for an upcoming illustration

Tuesday, November 13, 2007

200th post!

photos from 11/07/07

Monday, November 12, 2007