Leading original artists & illustrative designers agents since 1985
London   New York   Tokyo
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business corporate decisions financial money


conceptual diagrams icons infographic logo maps packaging pattern repeat wallpaper


editorial health illustrative journalism lifestyle magazine cover


adult fiction


animals buildings cars children cityscapes computers environment family fashion film floral food & drink gaming hands interiors landscape magic men music nature people places plants portrait science shopping skeleton snow space sport technology telecommunications transport travel women

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botanical comic strip contemporary digital figurative humourous japanese line manga sci-fi vector


Emile Holmewood is an award-winning illustrator and animator, born in New Zealand and currently based in Tokyo after building an advertising and editorial reputation in London.

His work has appeared in leading global publications from the New York Times to London’s Guardian/Observer, and in public spaces like Madison Square Garden.

Among his advertising clients have been Apple and Bank of America.

He recently illustrated the book What is Strategy: An illustrated guide to Michael Porter, with Harvard Business Review press.

Emile’s background in graphic design informs his illustration work, where he enjoys the challenge of transforming complex ideas into humorous images.

Select clients: Apple, Bank of America, Cole Haan, Guardian/Observer, HBR, IBM, New York Times, RedBull, Seamless, Sunday Times.

Recent Awards
2020:Judging panel for 3x3 Illustration awards
2020:GDUSA Winner
2020:The One Club Shortlist
2019:AI-AP Awards