Steven Salerno
Illustration, United States New York New York
 
Tel: 212 477-5798
Share this portfolio

Brief Summary
The NYC based illustrator creating contemporary & retro illustrations appearing in advertising, magazines, newspapers, product packaging, retail graphics, children's picture books, and on the web. A graduate of Parsons School of Design in NYC, Steven studied under top industry professionals, including famed children's book author/illustrator Maurice Sendak. Steven's career began in commercial animation before becoming a full-time independent illustrator. Since 2000 he's illustrated 21 children's picture books, and is the author of 3 of his own titles: COCO THE CARROT, LITTLE TUMBO, and HARRY HUNGRY! In 2012 Clarion Books released his beautifully illustrated picture book, BROTHERS AT BAT which was named a NY Times Book Review's Notable Picture Book for that year. In 2013 his recent illustrated picture book was released by Hyperion Books (Disney) entitled, BOOM! In 2015 his next illustrated picture book, The FANTASTIC FERRIS WHEEL will be released by Macmillan/Christy Ottaviano Books. He is currently working on the illustrations for another picture book, WILD CHILD, his own story to be released by Abrams Books in 2016. Steven works for a wide range of national clients. Visit http://www.stevensalerno.com  to view his full illustration portfolio.
Clients
partial list: Air Canada, Alitalia, American Airlines, American Express, Amoco, ANA Hotels Japan, AOL, AT&T, AXA Financial, Baileys Irish Cream Liqueur, Barnes & Noble, Citigroup, Coca Cola, ConAgra, Continental Airlines, Coopers & Lybrand, Credit Suisse Group, Dow Jones, Ernst & Julio Gallo Winery, Fidelity, Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts, General Electric, Gerber, Hasbro, Herman Miller Inc, Hyatt Hotels, IBM, Kraft General Foods, Knorr, McDonalds, MCI, Microsoft, MTV, Nestle Purina, Nickelodeon, Pepsico, Ritz Carlton, Royal Bank of Canada, Sears, TIAA-CREF, Time Warner, Travelocity, T Rowe Price, United Airlines, United Postal Service, Unilever, VISA, Walt Disney, Western Union, Williams-Sonoma, WR Grace & Co, The Boston Globe, The Chicago Tribune, The Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, USA Today, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, Architectural Digest, The Atlantic Monthly, Bloomberg, Business Week, Conde Nast Traveler, Cosmopolitan, Departures, Elle, Entertainment Weekly, Esquire, Food & Wine, Forbes, Fortune, Golf Magazine, Gourmet, GQ, Hamptons, Los Angeles Magazine, Newsweek, The New Yorker, Playboy Japan, Rolling Stone, Saveur, Scholastic, Slate, Sports Illustrated for Kids, Time, Town & Country, Travel & Leisure, Vogue Patterns, Wine Spectator, Carrabas Italian Grill, Gold Toe Socks, Lord & Taylor, Macy's, Mark Cross New York, Nieman Marcus, Nicole Summers, Nordstrom, Olivers People, Time Warner Center Shops... visit stevensalerno.com to view complete client list.
Professional Experience
Visit stevensalerno.com to read full bio and view complete client list. Steven is a graduate of Parsons School of Design in New York City. He began his career in commercial animation then shifted full time to illustration. Over the years his client list has grown to over 600 prominent corporations and publications and still counting. Clients have included: The New Yorker, American Express, United Airlines, The Wall Street Journal, Rolling Stone, and McDonalds, to name just a few. Since 2000 Steven has illustrated 19 children's picture books, 3 as the author & illustrator. His latest picture book, "Brothers At Bat" was released in April 2012 by Clarion Books. In 2013 his next picture book will be released by Hyperion Books (Disney) entitled BOOM! In 2010 he launched sasgolf.com, a gallery site devoted to the sale of his limited edition golf art prints, an expression of his lifelong interest in the game.
Awards and Recognition
Visit stevensalerno.com to read full bio and view complete client list. Steven is a graduate of Parsons School of Design in New York City. He began his career in commercial animation then shifted full time to illustration. Over the years he has created thousands of illustrations for his client list of nearly 600 prominent corporations and publications and counting. Clients have included: The New Yorker, American Express, United Airlines, The Wall Street Journal, Rolling Stone, and McDonalds, to name just a few. Since 2000 Steven has illustrated 21 children's picture books, 3 as the author & illustrator. His latest picture book, "BOOM!" was released in 2013 by Hyperion Books/Disney. In 2015 his next picture book will be released by Macmillan/Christy Ottaviano Books, entitled THE FANTASTIC FERRIS WHEEL. In 2010 he launched sasgolf.com, a gallery site devoted to the sale of his limited edition golf art prints, an expression of his lifelong interest in the game.

Where ‘finders’ meet creatives.
For networking, collaboration or inspiration.

Log in

Username:
Password:
OR
LinkedIn

Sign up for free, instantly.

I'm here to:
Set a User ID:
Enter your email address: