Line of Vision. The Portraits of Kathryn Rathke.

Illustrator Kathryn Rathke  has perhaps the strongest, most expressive, and evocative line in illustration today. How is it possible say so much with so little? It’s called the art of restraint people. Every line is just right, nothing more, nothing less. These are from a series portraits of Newsweek/Daily Beast columnists where Kathryn is also a contributor. Also available for viewing on the Newsweek/Daily Beast iPad edition. And yes, of course there’s a blog.

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Author:Mark Kaufman

Mark Kaufman is a partner at Vivitiv, an issue oriented design firm providing creative services for organizations involved in housing, technology issues, education, the environment, and the arts. His illustrations have appeared in The New York Times, The Progressive, National Lampoon, The Stranger, and The Oxford American. Mr. Kaufman writes and draws the comic strips American Affairs Desk and I Drew This Thing. Mark is Vice President Communications, ICON9 The Illustration Conference and is an editor at Illustration Age. Mark Kaufman's Illustration Site ///// Vivitiv Issue Oriented Design

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