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Leif Peng
Works at Mohawk College, Fennell Campus
Attended Sheridan College
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Marilyn Conover speak on her painful memories of being a single mother and professional illustrator in the 1960s...
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Marilyn Conover Interview, Part 1
A few years ago I tracked down and phoned Marilyn Conover, an artist whose impressive work I'd just then discovered. I was expecting to have another in what had become a series of pleasant strolls down memory lane with another remarkable illustrator of the ...
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A look at the intriguing artistic experimentations of Alex Ross...
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Alex Ross: More than a "boy-girl" illustrator
In the years before the paperback industry won the hearts and wallets of the fiction-reading public, writers told their stories in the pages of the nation's magazines. At least one fiction story - usually several, usually serialized - was the norm in the pa...
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Day Two of this week's look at the art of Lionel Gilbert...
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Marilyn Conover Interview; Part 2
Marilyn Conover was a very successful illustrator during the '60s and '70s. About four years ago, when she was 84, I interviewed her over the phone. Her frank, forthright and often intensely negative recollections of her career startled me. In all the inter...
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Alex Ross: "... a mind unencumbered by academic regulation..."
Below is the first Alex Ross illustration I ever saw. It was more than ten years ago and I was just getting seriously interested in mid-20th century illustration. This piece intrigued me. Such a lovely girl... such a knowing look... such nerdy glasses... an...
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Lionel Gilbert; Illustrator, Fine Artist, Teacher
Here are the last few remaining illustrations by Lionel Gilbert I have in my collection. As with everything I've shown this week, they date from the early to mid-1950s. In 1965, Lionel Gilbert left illustration behind to explore fine art painting. As it say...
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Lionel Gilbert; Some Biographical Details
Lionel Gilbert was born in Newark, New Jersey,in 1912. The biographical information at the Carrie Haddad Gallery tells us he "fell in love with art at an early age [and] began his training when he was 12 in the Saturday children’s program of the Newark Scho...
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I draw pictures and teach at Mohawk College in the Graphic Design program
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  • Mohawk College, Fennell Campus
    Professor of Graphic Arts, 2009 - present
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I'm an illustrator, cartoonist and graphic art educator
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  • Sheridan College
    Illustration, 1981 - 1985