Tim O’Brien is the man. Based out of Brooklyn, New York, USA, O’Brien is an illustrator and portrait painter whose work has been widely published in TIME Magazine, Der Spiegel, Rolling Stone, Newsweek, TV Guide, Business Week, Entertainment Weekly, National Geographic, Playboy, Penthouse, The New York Times, Reader’s Digest, and Scholastic among many others…as if that list isn’t impressive enough. Oh, did we mention that O’Brien has designed several US Postage Stamps? Yes, he did.
O’Brien’s work has lead him to received multiple awards and recognitions from the Society of Illustrators (New York and Los Angeles), Graphis, Print, Communication Arts Magazine, the Society of Publication Designers, American Illustration, and the Art Directors Club.
Besides having dozens of his paintings in the collection of the National Gallery (Washington DC) and being a winner of the prestigious Hamilton King Award from the Society of Illustrators, O’Brien travels nationally to give lectures to various universities, organizations, and museums.
Yes, Tim O’Brien is the man.