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Time Out New York: Hot Seat - I did the illustration for TONY's weekly Hot Seat column for over five and half years, totaling over 250 portraits. It was an enormous challenge, both artistically and professionally, to have to turn out a piece each week, every week. I feel like my skills improved tremendously by always having to solve that week's artistic challenge. Some weeks I was very inspired, either by the subject or the idea I've came up with, other weeks, not so much.

I have a story about doing each and every one of these pieces, but it would make this ridiculously long page even longer. I used to have every single Time Out piece on here, but once I hit 200 portraits I decided to just post the last couple of dozen--it started to get kinda ridiculous!

So let's just do a roll call, starting at the top with the final "Hot Seat" I did: Jeff Bridges

Ewan McGregor
Aasif Mandvi
Kristen Stewart
Johnny Knoxville
Susan Sarandon
Ed Westwick
Justin Long
Zach Braff
Olivia Munn
Alexander Skarsgard
Michael Emerson
Chelsea Handler
Sam Rockwell
Michael Caine
Chris Rock
John Goodman
Christian Siriano
Alfred Molina
Joan Jett
Stanley Tucci
Tim Burton
Seann William Scott
Mark Ruffalo
Topher Grace
Aziz Ansari
Rosie O'Donnell
Will Arnett
Mila Kunis
Mariah Carey
Terry Gilliam
Emily Blunt
Malcolm Gladwell
Matisyahu
Kristen Bell
Wes Anderson
Penelope Cruz
Bill Thompson
Tegan Quinn
RZA
Michael Palin
P!nk
Michael C. Hall
John Krasinski
Trey Anastasio
Juliette Binoche
Andre Leon Talley
Nina Garcia
Vincent Kartheiser
Ashton Kutcher
Rob Riggle
Zach Galifianakis
Adam Brody
Rupert Grint
Bruno
Julia Allison
Lauren Conrad
Anna Paquin
Edie Falco
Ed Helms
Christopher Guest
James Carville
Simon Pegg
Liev Schreiber
Bret Easton Ellis
Bernie Williams
Neko Case
Jonathan Rhys-Meyers
Bill Hader
Kiera Knightley
Jason Segel
Bryan Cranston
Lauren Graham
Kathy Griffin
Danny McBride
Keith David
Jack McBrayer
Brandon Flowers
Jose Garcia
Flight of the Conchords
Brett Michaels
John Cleese
Benicio Del Toro
Michael Ian Black
Craig Robinson
Elton John
Tom Colicchio
Paul Rudd
Mystery
Elizabeth Moss
John Hodgman
Sarah Vowell
Michael Cera
Vanessa Williams
Peter Scarsgaard
Chuck Klosterman
Anne Slowey
Craig Bierko
Anna Faris
Billy Bob Thornton
Ashley Jensen
Rainn Wilson
Luther Campbell
David Duchovny
Ricky Gervais
Kim Gordon
Matthew Broderick
Common
Steve Carrel
Lin Manuel Miranda
Marisa Tomei
Uwe Boll
James Frey
Famke Janssen
Ira Glass

 

 

 
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