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Simon Prades
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advertising

advertising animation characters games gif movie posters posters product typography

colour

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corporate

business

design

conceptual kinetic lettering logo maps pattern surface pattern wallpaper

editorial

editorial illustrative journalism magazine cover

publishing

adult fiction book covers book jackets publishing

subject

action animals beauty birds boats body books buildings celebration celebrity children cityscapes clouds crime crowds death dreams energy environment explosion eyes faces family fantasy fashion feathers film fish floral halloween hands helicopter history horror industrial insects landmark landscape liquid love men military mouths nature numbers people places plants political portrait religion seascape seasonal skeleton smoke sport still life tourism trees war water weather women

techniques / style

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Mitski / Rolling Stone

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Opener / Outside Magazine

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Inside North Korea’s Hacker Army / Bloomberg Businessweek

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Justin Vernon / Rolling Stone

Typewriter Scientific American

Typewriter Scientific American

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National Amtrak

Friday

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Dangerous Salmon / Outside Magazine

In The Crosshairs / Intelligent Report

In The Crosshairs / Intelligent Report

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A Foreign Concept

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Mitski Line / Rolling Stone

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Children / Scientific American

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Bone Jack

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Costume Design / Buzz Feed

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Harper Collins

Harper Collins

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The MInd / New Scientist

Uncharted 4 / A Thief's End

De Standaard

De Standaard

Philip Seymour Hoffman GIF

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Off To New Shores

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Cicero II

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Iris / New Yorker

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Making a Murderer / New Yorker Front Page

Friday Night

Friday Night

The Master / Joaquin Phoenix

The Master / Joaquin Phoenix

Sam Waterston New Yorker

Sam Waterston New Yorker

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Empathy / New Scientist

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Geo Evil

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Mister Memory

Ampersand

Ampersand

Popshot Magazine

Popshot Magazine

Mud

Mud

Automn

Autumn

The Woods

The Woods

Cicero Map

Cicero Map

Boll Miller

Boll Miller

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Pan Cover

Mexico 1970

Mexico 1970

Peter

Peter

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Southern Pacific Law Center

Qatar

Qatar

Oscar Race 2016 / Variety Magazine

Oscar Race 2016 / Variety Magazine

BCN

BCN

Medicine

Medicine

Butterflies / Pacific Standard

Butterflies / Pacific Standard

Injury / New Republic

Injury / New Republic

Time Warp / New Republic

Time Warp / New Republic

Lapeste 1

Lapeste 1

DFT

DFT

Running / Nike

Running / Nike

Kobe Bryant / Bleacher Report

Kobe Bryant / Bleacher Report

New Republic Parker

Service Plan Obama

Service Plan Obama

Luis Suárez / New Republic

Luis Suarez / New Republic

New Statesman 2

New Statesman 2

New York Times

New York Times

Hitchcock

Hitchcock

John Steinbeck

John Steinbeck

Header / New Republic

Header / New Republic

Al-Qaeda / Cicero

Al-Qaeda / Cicero

Wraak / New Republic

Wraak / New Republic

Wolfgang Herrndorf

Wolfgang Herrndorf

Skull Cicero

Skull Cicero

GN Cicero

GN Cicero

GN Cicero

GN Cicero

Esquire

Esquire

Syria

Syria

Boll Miller 2

Boll Miller 2

In The Woods 2

In The Woods 2

Japan 2

Japan 2

Winter

Winter

The Other Day

The Other Day

Maya Colour

Maya Colour

Mexico 2

Mexico 2

Dog

Dog

The Plague

The Plague

Hippo

Hippo

New Statesman

New Statesman

Japan

Japan

Panda

Panda

J. D. Salinger

J. D. Salinger

Albert Camus

Albert Camus

Biography

Simon Prades, born in 1985 into a German/Spanish family lives in Saarbrücken, Germany with his wife and son.Since finishing University with a diploma in Graphic Design, he has been working as a freelance illustrator for clients in Editorial, Publishing, Sports, Advertising and Film.

Simon works in analog techniques, such as ink, pencils or watercolor but also digitally, depending on the subject. His work is often a combination of detailed and complex drawings and narrative ideas. Depending on the subject his illustrations can also be rough, spontaneous and moody. He also creates slightly animated versions of his illustrations, which can be used in digital publishing and media.

Simon has worked for clients such as:The New York Times, The New Yorker, HarperCollins, Bloomberg, The Atlantic, Scientific American, Rolling Stone Magazine, Medium.com, The Guardian, New Statesman, VICE, The New Republic, Der Spiegel, Cicero Magazin, Esquire, Empire Magazine, Entertainment weekly, Nike, Ubisoft, BBDO, Ogilvy & Mather, Serviceplan and Y&R.

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