Neil Swaab is a freelance illustrator, art director, cartoonist, and writer who lives in Astoria, NY and works in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. His work has been recognized by The Society of Illustrators, Print Magazine, Communication Arts, American Illustration, The Type Directors Club, and The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. He is also an adjunct professor at Parsons the New School for Design where he teaches in the Illustration Department.

Selected clients

AbelsonTaylor, Algonquin Books, Augenblick Studios/Adult Swim/Comedy Central, Baboon Animation, Bloomberg Businessweek, Boyds Mills Press,¬†The Collective/Cartoon Network, Disney‚ÄĘHyperion, Family Circle, Fleishman-Hillard, HarperCollins Publishers, Hay House, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt,¬†Internazionale, Juniper Park, Little, Brown and Company, Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group, NY Times, Penguin, Plan Sponsor, Random House, Scholastic, Serino/Coyne, Simon & Schuster,¬†Six Point Harness, SpotCo, Storage Magazine, Utne Reader,¬†Village Voice,¬†W.W. Norton & Company

Selected honors

  • Juror, Society of Illustrators 55th and 51st Annual.
  • Finalist for the Nicholl Fellowship in Screenwriting.
  • Work included in the following annuals/competitions: Society of Illustrators; American Illustration; Communication Arts; Print Magazine‚Äôs Regional Design Annual, and TDC’s Communication Design Competition.
  • One of Print Magazine‚Äôs 20 Under 30, 2003.

Photo © Ross Mantle 2013