Stealing Scenes

The Illustrator’s Look at Shakespeare

Artists

  • Johanna van der Sterre

  • Katie Vaz

  • Wynn Yarrow

  • Annie Zygarowicz

  • Marie Sanderson

  • Jaime Redmond

When the world celebrated the 450th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s birth, a group of regional illustrators and artists decided to pay homage by using passages from Shakespeare as their inspiration. Unique imagery and personal approaches to his timeless texts are the result. Their varied artistic practices and backgrounds, ranging from lettering to children’s illustration to fine art landscapes, make for a rich display of work.