Shout it Out Loud, Greg Kletsel, Illustrator.

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This piece by Brooklyn-based illustrator Greg Kletsel (come on, 3 out of every 5 illustrators is Brooklyn-based) is my kind of nostalgia. Not that I care about or was ever very good at video games, but I do like his take on the lonely existence and eternal interests (pizza, comics, sports) of the typical American male teenager. Whether it’s 1993, 1973, or 1953, that is a universal truth.

Oh, did I mention I like the rest of his work? Dumb questions are part of my lonely existence as a typical American, middle aged, hipster doofus. Shout it out loud!

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Categories: Illustration Geek Out

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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4 Comments on “Shout it Out Loud, Greg Kletsel, Illustrator.”

  1. April 25, 2014 at 10:28 pm #

    I Love this. brilliant.

  2. April 26, 2014 at 5:41 am #

    It’s lovely!

  3. May 1, 2014 at 3:29 pm #

    Reblogged this on moneyfromhomesa.

  4. Gepetto
    May 7, 2014 at 7:56 am #

    Greg Kletsel actually has a great drawn interview over on Doodlers Anonymous that’s full of classic references. A good read for sure: http://doodlersanonymous.com/featured.php?featuredID=29

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