Europe – Welt am Sonntag

Illustration for an article in Sunday issue of Die Welt magazine, about why European Union shouldn’t fall apart.

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Torn apart – Wysokie Obcasy

Illustration for an article about long distance relationships, part of the series of illustrations for Paulina Reiter’s interviews with sexuologist Alicja Długołęcka.

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Sexercise – GQ

Drawing this was almost like going to a gym! Christiano Ronaldo and a bunch of young men exercising, for May issue of GQ.

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Sexual fantasies – WO Extra

Illustration for an article about sexual fantasies, in the newest issue of Wysokie Obcasy Extra. Sketches below :-)    

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Untitled – personal work

Collage of my old drawings. Done to unwind.

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Why your record collection is worth saving – Wall Street Journal

Illustration for this article, by Chris Kornelis. I still remember my Dad’s vinyls and appreciate the influence they had on my musical upbringing.

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Portraits – Organic Life

Portraits of: Kellie Carlisle, Johanna Gilligan and Karen Washington for Organic Life magazine.

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Essena O’Neill – New Republic

Super excited about my first ever illo for awesome New Republic magazine, especially that the whole issue is full of pixel art:) Drawing of Essena O’Neill from her very own instagram foto, for an article titled Is it Possible to be happy on

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You’re crazy – Twój Styl

Illustrations for an article about women who decided to radically change their lives and follow their dreams, against the discouragement from the people around them.  

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Ted Hughes – The Atlantic

Unpublished illustration for The Atlantic. Nevertheless, I enjoyed working on the fox! Sketches below.

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Behind the Image. Repetition in visual arts. – book cover

Cover illustration for Behind the Image. Repetition in Visual Arts, a book by Aleksandra Hirszfeld, published by Universitas.

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Series of drawings about the life of Zofia Stryjeńska – BWA Tarnow

Selected drawings from the upcoming exhibition, dedicated to the Polish paintress Zofia Stryjenska at BWA gallery in Tarnow, 22 Oct – 22 Nov 2015.    

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Polyamory – Wysokie Obcasy

Polyamory – another one in the series of illustrations for Paulina Reiter’s interviews with sexuologist Alicja Długołęcka.

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Passion in long term relationships – Welt am Sonntag

Another take on relationships, for the Sunday issue of the Welt magazine. Initial color scheme and published version below.  

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A Nicaraguan Paradise That May Soon Be Lost – Wall Street Journal

The theme of my newest illustration matches the temperature outside my studio. The Wall Street Journal – a story about a trip to Solentiname Islands – a paradise that may soon be lost.

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I won’t give you a child – Twoj Styl

Illustration for an article about couples who choose not to have children.

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Alice in Wonderland – Harper’s Bazaar

Alice in Wonderland turns 150 next month and to celebrate her birthday, Polish edition of Harper’s Bazaar invited artists and authors to turn in work inspired by the timeless book. I had this sketch lying around for a while, not

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Ian Sommerhalder

I had a pleasure of drawing a portrait of Ian Sommerhalder for the cover of the New York Metro magazine’s environmental issue.

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Mother is born – Twój Styl

Illustration for an article about struggles of new mothers. Published in Twój Styl (Your Style) magazine this May. Layout and accidental bleed (I love them!) below.

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Female rappers – Men’s Health UK

Yes. From top to bottom: Alexa Goddard, Tei Shi, ESPA, Florrie, Sasha Keable, Folly Rae.  

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High Sensitivity – Welt am Sonntag

Illustrations for an article about perks and downsides of being a highly sensitive person for Sunday issue of Die Welt. Sketches below :-)

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Little Dragon Yukimi Nagano – personal work

A quick sketch between jobs – talented and beautiful Yukimi Nagano of Little Dragon. I’m a fan.

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Heidi Chronicles – The New Yorker

New illustration in the 90th anniversary issue of The New Yorker, portrait of Wendy Wasserstein and the cast of her play The Heidi Chronicles: Elisabeth Moss, Jason Biggs and Bryce Pinkham.

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Recovery from break-ups – Wysokie Obcasy

How to recover from breakups in this weekend’s wysokieobcasy. Illustrating these series of interviews about love, sex and relationships (Paulina Reiter talks to Alicja Długołęcka) is one of my favorite jobs everrr.

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Seeing Clearly – Hopkins Medicine

lllustration for an article in Hopkins Medicine magazine.

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Paper cups for Cafe Loveat

This project was so much fun, especially that I got to work with the beloved mamastudio and the cool Cafe Loveat from the city I was born in – Gdansk. ♥

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Pat Martino – Nautilus magazine

I was so excited to get an email from the beautifully illustrated Nautilus magazine – I’ve been dreaming of working them since I first learned about them. The job was to portray Pat Martino, a musician who, after suffering from

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Pola Dwurnik – Lampa magazine cover

Portrait of the paintress Pola Dwurnik for Lampa no. 9-10/2014.

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Ribbon – “+48 Social Club” exhibition, Tokyo Designers Week

I was asked to draw the RIBBON stool, designed by Polish designers duo, Lutyk and awarded with reddot design award in 2013, for a Polish design and graphics exhibition, “+48 Social Club”, presented at the Tokyo Designers Week, from 28

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Beautifully simple – Samsung

Big news! From today until the end of the year I’ll be the ambassadress of the new Samsung GALAXY Note4 smartphone and Samsung’s Pięknie Proste (Beautifully Simple).

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Three Queens – TIME

Working for the first time for a client is always exciting for me but if the client is TIME and my job is to portray who I like to portray the most – iconic women, it’s a whole new level

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Jim Thorpe – Smithsonian’s Magazine

Portrait of the famous American athlete Jim Thorpe for the Smithsonian Magazine Collector’s Editon – 100 Most Significant Americans of All Time.

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Jerzy Sosnowski – Lampa magazine cover

Portrait of the Polish writer Jerzy Sosnowski for the Lampa no.5-6/2014.

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Love Boat – Welt am Sonntag

Illustrations for an article about the trend of getting married on boats for the Sunday issue of Die Welt.

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Portraits of designers – GQ Style

Alexander Wang Portraits of designers for the launch issue of American GQ Style. The magazine will be produced twice a year and stand as the essential guide to seasonal menswear style. Frank Muytjens Kean Etro Mark McNairy Rob Garcia Jim

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Single women – Twoj Styl

Illustration for an article about the problems faced by single women.

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TASCHEN Illustration Now! vol. 5

I’m super excited and proud to announce my works have been featured in the latest edition of TASCHEN Illustration Now! Yay!  

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High tides, low tides – Wysokie Obcasy

Another one in the series of illustrations for Paulina Reiter’s interviews with sexuologist Alicja Długołęcka. This time it’s all about love.

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Eunice Lee – GQ

Eunice Lee of UNIS, for GQ.

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Magnus Carlsen – Metro magazine

Magnus Carlsen, chess world champion – part of the series of illustrations for Metro V.I.P feature. Metro is a daily newspaper, with over 33 million copies circulation worldwide.

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Alex – personal work

Portrait of my friend Alex. I like her.

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New Classics – Modmods

It’s not often that I do product illustration, especially realistic one. But this was fun! New Classics – Chanel no. 5 of our generation feature in Modmods magazine.    

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Jan Eliasson – Metro magazine

Portrait of Jan Eliasson, Deputy Secretary-General of the UN for METRO magazine.

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Halka – National Opera

Illustration for a 2014 calendar for National Opera in Warsaw, portrait of Halka – the main character in the opera by Stanisław Moniuszko under the same title.

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New Lampa covers play

After having drawn over 80 covers for Lampa magazine I’m still far from the Guinness World Record but I feel it’s about time to change something. After all, some of the artists are featured on the cover more than once

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Twerk Team – GQ

What can I say. There’s no escaping twerking. New for GQ.

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Nelson Mandela – Metro international

R.I.P. Nelson Mandela. The image was commissioned by Metro International and appeared on the covers of their editions in several countries. It got also featured by New York Magazine, as one of the iconic covers portraits of Nelson Mandela published

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Girls – GQ

I watch GIRLS religiously. I cry, I laugh, I cringe. I also live in India St. whenever I’m in NY, I have a soft spot for Adams and I work for GQ. Which basically makes me Hanna Horwath (from season

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Susan Wojcicki – Metro magazine

Susan Wojcicki – Google senior vice president, portrait for Metro magazine.

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Orgasm – Wysokie Obcasy

Cover image. Part of the series of illustrations for Paulina Reiter’s interviews with sexuologist Alicja Długołęcka, published in 16 Dec 2013 issue of Wysokie Obcasy weekly magazine.

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Zac Posen – .Cent magazine

Illustration for .Cent magazine for their He/She Fashion Issue – Zac Posen SS 2013.

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Erik Martin – Metro magazine

Erik Martin, general director at reddit – part of the series of illustrations for Metro V.I.P feature. Metro is a daily newspaper, with over 33 million copies circulation worldwide.

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To the Best of My Memory, It Was Love – New York Times

An illustration for a story about a girl rejecting the possible love of her life over the (too small) size of an engagement ring. Published in New York Times on 12 Sep 2013. Sketches below.  

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Mikhail Khodorkovsky – Courrier International

Portrait of Mikhail Khodorkovsky for a feature in Courrier International, published 4 Sep 2013.

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Marta Syrwid – Lampa magazine cover

Color version of the new Lampa cover (no. 7, Jul 2013) featuring writer Marta Syrwid. Published version below.

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Krystyna Janda – Przekrój

Cover portrait of Krystyna Janda – famous Polish actress and director, for Przekrój weekly magazine.

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Warning: You Might Be an Insta-Dick – GQ

Illustration for hilarious (and so true!) article in GQ, about curating our social media to the point where our life appears nothing but one fabulous tale of lobster dinners and airplane travel. Aaand sketches!

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Mural for Bobby Burger

Here’s one weird drawing, a mural/wallpaper I made for Bobby Burger. Feel free to find your logic in it.

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Old Gentlemen’s Cabaret tribute – Harper’s Bazaar

Old Gentlemen’s Cabaret was a cult tv show I grew up on. One of its stars – Kalina Jędrusik was such a big influence and inspiration – I loved reading her biography as a young girl. She was sexy, hilarious,

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Piotr Paziński – Lampa magazine cover

Writer Piotr Paziński, Lampa no. 3, Mar 2013. Experimenting with new style for Lampa covers.

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Edible bugs in SMAK magazine

Awesomely beautiful SMAK (TASTE) magazine commissioned me to illustrate their article about edible bugs featured in their second issue. Yes, people actually eat all of these. Yum?

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Jonatan – personal project

Portrait of my friends’ son, Jonatan, for his 1st birthday. Jonatan has a Down syndrome and his parents are running a facebook page dedicated to him and to rising awareness about Trisomy 21.

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Hunger for youth – Wysokie Obcasy

Editorial referring to the significant age difference in relationships. Part of the series of illustrations for Paulina Reiter’s interviews with sexuologist Alicja Długołęcka, published in 12 Jan 2013 issue of Wysokie Obcasy weekly magazine.

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Sylwia Chutnik – Lampa magazine cover

Portrait of Sylwia Chutnik, a writer and women’s rights activist. Her short story is being published in the the Best European Fiction 2013 book. Since I’ve already portrayed Sylwia and since I’ve done over 80 covers of Lampa, I decided

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1,000 Portrait Illustrations book

Happy to announce that my portraits are featured in Julia Schonlau’s book, 1000 Portrait Illustrations: Contemporary Illustration from Pencil to Digital, among a few other artists fro Poland – Anna Halarewicz, Mateusz Kolek and Patryk Mogilnicki.

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Where is my money transfer – Przekrój

Cover drawing for Przekrój weekly magazine, for the article about freelance artists not being paid on time or in fact – at all. The inspiration for the drawing was obviously Breakfast at Tiffany’s.

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Illustrated design manual or 100 things drawn by 25 illustrators

Together with 24 Polish illustrators I had a pleasure to illustrate 4 pages of the Illustrated Design Manual book by Ewa Solarz (published by Wytwornia). The artworks were also exhibited during Lodz Design Festival.  

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Martyna Załoga – Lampa magazine cover

Martyna “Nancy” Załoga – frontwoman of the Nancy Regan band, August 2012 cover of Lampa magazine (#8/101).

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Princess Haya – Metro magazine

Portrait of Her Royal Highness Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein – part of the series of illustrations for Metro V.I.P feature. Metro is a daily newspaper, with over 33 million copies circulation worldwide.

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Maciej Sieńczyk – Lampa cover # 100

This is the Lampa magazine cover # 100, featuring one of my favourite contemporary artists – Maciej Sieńczyk. He drew me once, now I had a chance to portray him in return. I haven’t drawn all the 100 covers, I

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Leymah Gbowee – Metro magazine

Leymah Gbowee, Liberian activist – part of the series of illustrations for Metro V.I.P feature. Metro is a daily newspaper, with over 33 million copies circulation worldwide.

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Alexey Navalny – Metro magazine

Russian lawyer, politician, and political and financial activist. For the past year I’ve been illustrating Metro International V.I.P. section – series of interviews with important people from the world of politics and economy. Metro is a daily newspaper, with over

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Nanotechnology vs. bacteria – New York Times

Illustration for an article about the dangers of anti-bacterial nanotechnology by Diane Ackerman, New York Times 5 May 2o12. Both article and discussion that followed are worth reading and can be found here. Below you can see the sketches.  

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Self-portrait for ELLE

For the article featuring myself and fellow fashion illustrators from Poland in the special edition issue.

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No forgiveness – Twój Styl

Illustration for an article about coping with adultery.

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Mizuho Fukushima – Metro magazine

Portrait of Mizuho Fukushima, Japanese politician, chair of the Social Democratic Party of Japan for Metro International, part of the series of illustrations for Metro V.I.P feature. Metro is a daily newspaper, with over 33 million copies circulation worldwide.

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Shame – cover illustration for Wysokie Obcasy

Cover illustration for an article about the film Shame, part of the series of Paulina Reiter’s interviews with sexuologist Alicja Długołęcka.

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We need to talk about color – poster

Designed for and with Kobas Laksa, for the series of his (awesomely interesting) talks about the visual narration in films. Chłodna25 – one of my favouritest places on Earth, May 2012 Kobas Laksa is very demanding, not only towards himself

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ABSOLUT ENDO

I got asked by Absolut to design a poster for them, to promote their Projekt Pokolenie (Generation Project). It was one of those jobs where you get to do whatever you feel like – I did tons of sketches, in

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New stationery collection for empik

My new, third stationery collection for empik, Fall’11 is in stores now.

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Lauryn Hill, Erykah Badu and NAS for the New Yorker

Another commission for The New Yorker, below you can see the sketches. I love portraying musicians and nearly always play their music while drawing.    

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SEX ISSUES

The flower of my secret – part of the series of illustrations for Paulina Reiter’s interviews with Alicja Długołęcka, published in the Sep 2011 issue of Wysokie Obcasy EXTRA.

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Sylwia Chutnik – Twoj Styl

I could draw her over and over again. I like her so much. Sylwia Chutnik, Polish writer and women’s rights activist, portrait for Twoj Styl magazine.

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ILLO illustrators agency

In September, together with my friend Marysia Zaleska we launched ILLO – the first illustrators agency of its kind in Poland. Our launching exhibition, ALL PLAY NO WORK was hosted by Pigasus Gallery in Berlin. You can follow us on

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Osama Bin Laden – New York Times (unpublished)

An illustration for the New York Times about how, prior to his death he was the face that represented terrorism and after he got killed, terrorism became even more ominous. The article didn’t get published in the end. Sketches below.

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New York Times

I am so thrilled – this is my first ever commission for NYT. Funny that it came out on the Labour Day. This year I celebrate the 10th anniversary of my work as an illustrator. So I guess, I AM

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Tantric sex – Wysokie Obcasy EXTRA

Illustration for an interview about tantric sex, part of the series illustrating Paulina Reiter talks with sexuologist Alicja Długołęcka.

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Jeff Buckley tribute – The New Yorker

Felice Rosser, Gary Lucas, Haydee Milanes and Diana Silveira – tribute concert for Jeff Buckley. I had no idea so many musicians were inspired by his music, until I started listening to his songs while drawing.      

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Frank Zappa for the New Yorker

I had to draw Frank Zappa while having a bad ear infection – how ironic is that? See the color versions below and sketches below.          

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AMERICAN ILLUSTRATION VOL. 29

For the first time this year I managed to make a deadline of American Illustration competition and one of my works: a portrait of Robert Kuśmirowski for the Lampa magazine got selected for the book! American Illustration Book vol 29

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Cinderella ballet – National Opera

I’ve been asked by Warsaw National Opera to illustrate the program of Cinderella ballet that premiered on 27 Nov 2010.

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The trainer – Wysokie Obcasy Extra

Part of the series of illustrations for Paulina Reiter’s interviews with sexuologist Alicja Długołęcka. Published in Nov 2010 issue of Wysokie Obcasy EXTRA.

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New Yorker – my first publication

Ok, so this is my first ever commission for The New Yorker. It’s published in Goings On About Town, in the current issue. It really is my dream come true. It was so exciting to work with them, and the

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Cosmic spleen – ELLE

Portrait of Zuza Ziomecka, for her monthly essay in ELLE magazine, Sep 2010

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The “I’m bored” solution – The Washington Post Weekend cover

My first The Washington Post Weekend cover, no pixels this time.

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GALA # 29/30 (418), Jul 2010

This came as a surprise! Gala magazine invited me to draw the 9 most famous Polish women (well, according to Gala) for their 9th birthday issue. it was a brave move – that kind of magazines NEVER have illustrated covers,

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Robert Kuśmirowski on DazedDigital

So I have to bow my head to the fact that Robert Kuśmirowski’s portrait for Lampa magazine is possibly my single best work so far. It was featured both in American Illustration vol. 29 and 2011 Communication Arts Annual. Now

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Gerald Finley – The New Yorker

Who would have thought my job will require listening to operas?        

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Clothing – personal work

Self-portrait, submission for Kitsune Noir Desktop Wallpaper Project.

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MILA MUNNY

In April 2009 I got asked by Vinyl Canvas to make a custom Munny for them. I got really excited and instantly decided I was going to turn it into Mila, my 3,5 year old daughter. However, it took me

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Bag design for empik

Design for empik’s Art&Pap limited collection  

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Adultery – cover illustration for Wysokie Obcasy

Published in Wysokie Obcasy #36, 5 Sep 2009  

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Self-portrait with Mila

Personal work for Fubon Art Foundation, printed at Printfolio and sent for the show in Taipei.

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Action Fashion, ELLE magazine

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We’re all a bit homo – Wysokie Obcasy

“We all are a bit homo” – another in a series of interviews about sex. Love the cover, by the way. The women look like older versions of the couple in my drawing ;-)  

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Sylwia Chutnik – Lampa magazine cover

 

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