Illustration Major Featured as Cartoonist in Residence
The Cartoon Art Museum
in San Francisco, CA, hosts cartoonist and Kendall grad Joshua Ellingson
(‚??99, Illustration) on Saturday, August 14, 2010 as part of its ongoing Cartoonist in Residence program. Museum visitors will be offered the chance to talk Ellingson about cartooning and view his work. This event is free and open to the public.
Ellingson has been a Bay Area resident since graduation. His work ranges from illustration to animation, graphic design to packaging. He has been a freelance artist since 2003, with clientele including Wired Magazine, cNet Networks, Hasbro, the San Francisco Bay Guardian and Adobe Systems, Inc. His work has also been exhibited at solo shows at Kid Robot, Super 7 and most recently at Mission Comics and Art.
Most recently he has done an alternate cover for the third issue of the wildly popular Image comic, TURF, written by BBC celebrity Jonathan Ross and illustrated by Tommy Lee Edwards, which will be released in early August. Ellingson is also a featured artist for the BART system‚??s upcoming artist showcase with a series entitled ‚??The First Ride,‚?Ě on display in stations this summer.