Edward Kinsella

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Edward Kinsella III was born in St Louis, Missouri, in 1983. He graduated with honors from Ringling School of Art and Design in 2006, and his work has since been commissioned by a variety of prestigious magazines and publishers. He has also shown his fine art and illustration in a number of gallery exhibitions. His accolades include gold and silver medals from the Society of Illustrators, and a Gold Award from Spectrum.




Silver Medals, Society of Illustrators 54, 58, 59
Gold Medal, Society of Illustrators 57
Gold Award, Spectrum 19
Society of Illustrators 49, 50, 51, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59
Communication Arts Illustration Annual 49, 50, 53, 54, 56, 57
American Illustration 30, 31, 33, 34
Spectrum 18, 19, 20, 21, 22

Client List

The New Yorker
Rolling Stone
The Criterion Collection
Reader’s Digest
Wall Street Journal
The Atlantic
Simon and Schuster
The US Postal Service
Entertainment Weekly
Smithsonian Magazine
Nautilus Magazine
New Scientist
Washington Post
St. Louis Magazine
The New York Times
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
The Progressive
New York Magazine

Sub Pop Records has always been on my “dream client” list, so when they gave me call last month with an album art gig, I was thrilled. Here’s the work I did for Pissed Jeans’ new album, “Honeys”. The band had their own bizarre, very specific concept which was really fun to illustrate.

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