Illustrator, Designer

Mark Matcho

markmatcho.com

MARK MATCHO is a Los Angeles-based illustrator and image maker. His bold, concept-driven illustrations have been featured in publications far and wide... since 1990.

HIs striking work has been selected and acknowledged in award annuals such as American Illustration, 3x3, Society of Illustrators, Society of Illustrators (LA), The Society of Publication Designers, and Prints Regional Design Annual.

He looks forward to working with you!

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/matchoillo

Clients Include:

The New York Times
The Hollywood Reporter
The Wall Street Journal
Frankfurt Allgemeine
The Los Angeles Times
Wealthsimple
Esquire
Fortune
ESPN
Time
Penguin Books
Random House
Knopf
Playboy
Reader's Digest
RollingStone
Volkswagen
Vanity Fair
Entertainment Weekly
Sports Illustrated
Sonicare
Food & Wine
GQ
Departures
Marin Theater Company
WWD

...and many more
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  • Mark Matcho
    Neotropolis Megamall
    Illustration + type for a poster advertising the vendor section of a cyberpunk festival
    Mark Matcho - Neotropolis Megamall
  • Mark Matcho
    12 Epic Adventures
    Cover illustration and type for September 2023 Chicago Magazine, for a story on Adventure Trips. David Syrek, AD
    Mark Matcho - 12 Epic Adventures
  • Mark Matcho
    New Rules of Money
    Cover illustration for Canadian publication Wealthsimple, for a story entitled, The New Rules Of Money
    Mark Matcho - New Rules of Money
  • Mark Matcho
    Neotropolis Atomic Cafe
    Collateral art for a sci-fi festival, used on t-shirts and postcards
    Mark Matcho - Neotropolis Atomic Cafe
  • Mark Matcho
    21 Ways
    Cover and type for the December 2020 issue of Stanford Magazine
    Mark Matcho - 21 Ways
  • Mark Matcho
    Cover Your Mouth
    Personal work: proposed poster for the Ministry Of Information of a fictional nation, exhorting citizens to cover their mouths when coughing and/or sneezing
    Mark Matcho - Cover Your Mouth
  • Mark Matcho
    Razor Girl
    Cover design and illustration for Carl Hiaasen's Razor Girl
    Mark Matcho - Razor Girl
  • Mark Matcho
    Creature From The Cat Lagoon
    For Topix Media, a series of images reimagining classic horror movies, for cats
    Mark Matcho - Creature From The Cat Lagoon
  • Mark Matcho
    Lasso Of Truth
    Illustration, design and type for a play about the man who, among other things, created Wonder Woman
    Mark Matcho - Lasso Of Truth
  • Mark Matcho
    Bad Day On PCH
    Personal piece: cover image and type for an as-yet unwritten book
    Mark Matcho - Bad Day On PCH
  • Mark Matcho
    Matcho Cowboy Poster
    Poster for a lecture given at California College of the Arts, in San Francisco. Mark Matcho, AD
    Mark Matcho - Matcho Cowboy Poster
  • Mark Matcho
    Trouble At Riverdale High
    For the New York Times, for a story on the behind-the-scenes battle for control of the direction of Archie Comics
    Mark Matcho - Trouble At Riverdale High
  • Mark Matcho
    Rotgut
    Personal piece: cover illustration and type for an as-yet unwritten book
    Mark Matcho - Rotgut
  • Mark Matcho
    The Ghosts Of Watt O'Hugh
    Cover illustration and design for The Ghosts Of Watt O'Hugh- a novel about a time-traveling cowboy
    Mark Matcho - The Ghosts Of Watt O'Hugh
  • Mark Matcho
    Matcho The Mystical
    Self-Promotional piece
    Mark Matcho - Matcho The Mystical
  • Mark Matcho
    Curfew
    Personal piece. We're not under curfew, but we were, and given the ever-changing nature of our circumstances, who knows what's coming down the pike?
    Mark Matcho - Curfew
  • Mark Matcho
    Michael Shannon
    Portrait of actor Michael Shannon, for Public Eye magazine's Heroes issue
    Mark Matcho - Michael Shannon
  • Mark Matcho
    Frankenstein
    For Topix Media, a series of images reimagining classic horror movies, for cats
    Mark Matcho - Frankenstein
  • Mark Matcho
    28 Days Litter
    For Topix Media, a series of images reimagining classic horror movies, for cats
    Mark Matcho - 28 Days Litter
  • Mark Matcho
    Digital Learning
    Cover art for The School Library Journal, for a story on the digitalization of learning materials
    Mark Matcho - Digital Learning
  • Mark Matcho
    One-Star Review
    Cover for Boston Globe Magazine, for a story on the tyranny of the one-star review
    Mark Matcho - One-Star Review
  • Mark Matcho
    Friday The Purrteenth
    For Topix Media, a series of images reimagining classic horror movies, for cats
    Mark Matcho - Friday The Purrteenth
  • Mark Matcho
    Bad Monkey
    Cover design, illustration and type for Carl Hiaasen's Bad Monkey. Carol Carson, AD.
    Mark Matcho - Bad Monkey
  • Mark Matcho
    Watt O'Hugh and the Innocent Dead
    Cover art and design for a novel about a time-traveling cowboy. Mark Matcho, AD
    Mark Matcho - Watt O'Hugh and the Innocent Dead
  • Mark Matcho
    Night
    Another in a series of ongoing Book Covers For Yet-To-Be Written Books
    Mark Matcho - Night
  • Mark Matcho
    Birth Order
    Type, design and illo for a thriller about the royal family
    Mark Matcho - Birth Order
  • Mark Matcho
    Watt O'Hugh Underground
    Type, design and cover image for Watt O'Hugh Underground- a novel about a time-traveling cowboy
    Mark Matcho - Watt O'Hugh Underground
  • Mark Matcho
    Handshakes
    Personal piece done at the start of the pandemic, when it seemed that our biggest concern might be the way we greeted one another
    Mark Matcho - Handshakes
  • Mark Matcho
    Welcome To LA
    Personal piece: cover design and illustration for an as-yet unwritten book
    Mark Matcho - Welcome To LA
  • Mark Matcho
    Homebuyer's Remorse
    Cover art for The New York Times Real Estate section, for a story on Homebuyer's Remorse. Ken McFarlin, AD
    Mark Matcho - Homebuyer's Remorse
  • Mark Matcho
    General Electric
    Assigned but unused cover for Fortune Magazine, for a story on General Electric
    Mark Matcho - General Electric
  • Mark Matcho
    Masked Skull
    I mean...didn't you? Self-promotional piece, on the one-year anniversary of the pandemic, masks, and social distancing
    Mark Matcho - Masked Skull
  • Mark Matcho
    Diamond In The Rough
    Real Estate section cover for The New York Times, for a story on finding a diamond in the rough
    Mark Matcho - Diamond In The Rough
  • Mark Matcho
    Covid Sun
    Personal piece. In a matter of a few days, we went from toilet paper jokes to realizing just how dire the situation was.
    Mark Matcho - Covid Sun
  • Mark Matcho
    Communication
    Cover art for a release entitled Communication, by electronic band Birmingham Electric
    Mark Matcho - Communication
  • Mark Matcho
    Henpecked
    Personal piece: cover for an as-yet unwritten book
    Mark Matcho - Henpecked
  • Mark Matcho
    Keeps Em Flying
    Personal piece. Early on, a chief concern seemed to be: will there be enough toilet paper to go around?
    Mark Matcho - Keeps Em Flying
  • Mark Matcho
    Data Merging
    Cover for Direct Marketing News Magazine, for a story on data merging
    Mark Matcho - Data Merging
  • Mark Matcho
    Twitter Trouble
    Cover for Fortune Magazine
    Mark Matcho - Twitter Trouble
  • Mark Matcho
    Cirque School
    Poster and type for an acrobatic school
    Mark Matcho - Cirque School

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