Joe Swarctz

Book Artist

Book Covers & Picture Books

Professional illustrator Joe Swarctz is a graduate of the famous Joe Kubert School of Cartoon and Animation, has worked for various animation studios in New York City, works on private commissions as much as illustrating covers and interiors for speculative fiction magazines like Grandfalloon out of Canada, various titles here at Purple Union. Joe counts Chuck Jones, Bruce Timms as only a few of his influences and he is the sole illustrator as well as the creator of all the Echo City books, stage props, and promotional material.