Andrew Skwish is a self-employed freelance illustrator and designer whose work has appeared in Rolling Stone, Newsweek, The New York Times, Harvard Business Review, Die Zeit, Fortean Times, and The Washington Post, to name a few. He has a longstanding relationship with the Chicago theatre company Silk Road Rising creating their marketing materials.

Before freelancing, he traveled around the United States working at the San Francisco Examiner, Chicago Tribune, St. Petersburg TimesCrain's Chicago Business, and others. His jobs included page design, graphics, illustration, and photography.


BS, Business Administration, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY

Significant Recognition

Recognized for excellence in design and illustration by the Society of Publication Designers (SPD), Print, How, and American Illustration

Featured in Print magazine (along with four other illustrators) for web site excellence

Solo art show at within(Reason) in August 2008

Solo art show at the James S. Murray Gallery in February 2012