Jillian Tamaki

Archie in Fairyland

Apr 26th, 2012

Year’s End

Apr 26th, 2012

I thought I’d share some of my favourite images produced by my Senior Portfolio students this year [some were made in my class, some were made for instructors Chris Buzelli and Marcos Chin].


Apr 23rd, 2012

Here’s a new illustration I did for Planadviser magazine, art directed by the inimitable SooJin Buzelli. It’s about saving for retirement. I immediately thought of all the amazing hoards (buried gold) in the Irish National Museum we saw during a visit to Dublin a few years ago.

It’s really long and skinny, spanning a double-page spread, so it doesn’t reproduce quite so great here. Oh well. Here’s a detail:

Thanks, SJ.

By The Book

Apr 19th, 2012

I’m happy to announce that I’m illustrating a new column in the New York Times Book Review called “By The Book”, in which luminaries will share their reading lists. Here’s a picture of this week’s contributor, Lena Dunham.

Thanks, Nicholas Blechman!

Perils of the American Racetrack

Apr 12th, 2012

Here’s a letters page illustration I did for the NYT Op-Ed page last week: The Perils of the American Racetrack.