Report illustrations for Edelman

greg betza illustration

A few months ago I was asked to create the 2018 cover for the Edelman citizenship report, an annual report of sorts. The cover had to encompass the 4 main principles of their corporate culture: community, people, world, and clients. After a few sketches were worked over the final color version was created. The 4 […]

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American Illustration 37

the vietnam war-greg betza illustration

I’m very happy to announce that this illustration from my series of illustrations for the documentary The Vietnam War has been accepted by American Illustration for inclusion in the AI37 book! Thanks to AD Drew Campbell, American Illustration and the judges!

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Phantom Thread sketch night

I had a really fun evening last night at the Society of Illustrators Special Sketch Night. Last night was a promotional evening for the new Focus Features film Phantom Thread starring Daniel Day Lewis! The models were great, Bil Donovan facilitated wonderfully as always, and the representatives from Focus Features handed out sewing kits and […]

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Illustrators 60 opening

Last Friday was a special night for me, the opening reception for the artists selected to be a part of the Society of Illustrator’s 60th Annual. I’ve been collecting the annuals since my school days at Parsons and have always wanted to one day be included with this amazing group of illustrator/artists. To say that […]

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An American in Paris-Boston Globe

Last week I got a call to illustrate a nice story about a woman’s quest for the perfect Parisian apartment and how meeting the right partner changed everything. I really enjoyed this piece. You can read the story here: https://realestate.boston.com/my-first-home/2017/10/26/an-american-in-paris/ Thanks to Lesley at the Boston Globe for the commission.

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The Book of Booth

For much of the last year I’ve been regularly contributing portrait illustrations to The Book of Booth, a column dedicated to alumni of the Chicago Booth School of Business. Here is my latest piece, a portrait of Indonesian entrepreneur and 2007 graduate Tandean Rustandy.

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Chicago Booth School of Business Portrait Series

Earlier this summer I was asked to create a series of portraits of Nobel laureates and key figures that are a part of the past and present Chicago Booth School of Business. It was an honor to be asked and I’m really happy with how the series came out. Would love to hear your thoughts. Here […]

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The Vietnam War

It’s been a very busy summer and I haven’t really had time to post, but now that I a few projects have been completed, I’d love to share one that has just been released. Back in July I was contacted by Atlantic Re:think, the marketing division of the Atlantic Magazine, to create a series of […]

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MACY*S PRIDE MONTH

I was commissioned to create the rainbow background that is currently being used for all of Macy*s Pride Month promotional materials. This was one of those jobs that was bigger than the job. I support LGBTQ rights and can’t really understand how anyone does not. So many strides have been made and I hope that things keep moving in the […]

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Annual Report Illustrations

I was commissioned to create portraits for an Annual Report of Historical Returns for a large global asset manager. The main portrait I had already created for another publication but 2 additional portraits were needed to complement that one. The timeline was extremely tight so I created the portraits in 2 layers, line and color. That […]

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