Illustration . Portraits

  • Andrew Zbihlyj

A selection of portraits done for editorial clients or as private commissions.

The Head
A personal work exploring working with vibrant colour (based on a photograph by Damon Winter for The New York Times)
The New Yorker
A portrait of former Iraqi president Nouri al-Maliki as his position of power crumbled
Empire of The Mind
Foreign Policy Magazine
Accompanied Mark Galeotti and Andrew S. Bowen's essay "Putin's Empire of the Mind" which explored how the Russian president "morphed from realist to idealogue"
C Hitchens
A portrait of the late great Christopher Hitchens that accompanied a review of his book "Arguably: Essays"
I Doig
Seattle Met
A portrait of American novelist Ivan Doig which accompanied David Laskin's essay " Tear Through the World in Wild Disguise" soon after his death
Seattle Met
Accompanied an article titled "Laughter and Forgetting", about a woman suffering from Alzheimer's disease
Private commission
Leda Rafanelli
A portrait of the 19th century Italian publisher, poet and anarchist for the back cover of the magazine
Private commission
The Economist 1843 (Intelligent Life) Magazine
A portrait of American entrepreneur, author, philanthropist and founder of Toms Shoes, Blake Mycoskie for an interview with Charlize Theron in a feature about "inspiring innovators"
The Economist 1843 (Intelligent Life) Magazine
A un-used cover portrait of British artificial life researcher, neuroscientist, video game designer and entrepreneur, Demis Hassabis


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    Conde Nast Publications

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      The New Yorker Magazine

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        Economist 1843 Magazine

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              Foreign Policy Magazine

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                Bloomberg Markets

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                  Seattle Met

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                    Intelligent Life