Category Archives: New work

Spiders of Allah

Spiders of Allah | Veronica Lawlor
I recently had the opportunity to illustrate the cover of Spiders of Allah, by journalist James Hider. The book is a first hand account of his experiences as a journalist in the Middle East. What a great book – satiric, sad, ironic, and all too hon ...

A Great Job

citifield jackie robinson rotunda © Greg Betza
A few months back I was contracted to create preliminary drawings of 10 new spaces within the new home of the New York Mets, Citifield. This is the type of job that doesn’t come along very often. I was given a tour within the new stadium (a privil ...

AAA Traveler

AAA Traveler | Greg Betza
This illustration was a great assignment. A bit of research to do, but it is always great to learn something during an assignment. This piece for AAA Traveler magazine was basically an ad for great ‘festivals’ around the world. They include: The ...

UTNE illustration

UTNE 1920s Iraq illustration | Greg Betza
This is my latest published illustration. It was a great article on the music and culture of 1920s Iraq for the UTNE reader. It was nice to hear something different about this country, something positive. Beautiful things were possible in those beau ...

Harley Davidson Dark Custom

Harley Davidson Dark Custom | Greg Betza
Last December I was contacted by Carmichael Lynch to be 1 of 7 illustrators contributing toward a custom promotional booklet announcing the launch of the Harley Davidson Dark Custom Motorcycle. The art producer on the project, Andrea Mariash, has rec ...

Photograph in New York Living Magazine

louvre - Margaret Hurst
My photograph was chosen for this months edition of New York Living Magazine. If you’d like to see it please go to Donna Livingston’s site, www.boxofcrayonsny.com, and then go to the “press” category.  This photograph was taken at the Louvre ...

Reportage of Three Cities

A Tale of Three Cities - Hue Magazine | Veronica Lawlor
I recently had the opportunity to illustrate three cities for Hue magazine, the alumni magazine of FIT. The article was called “A Tale of Three Cities” and it talked about the FIT fashion management program in New York, Paris and Hong Kong. So th ...

Chicago Tribune by Greg Betza

This past weekend I had this illustration published in the Chicago Tribune. I had the opportunity to work with one of my favorite ADs Nicole Dudka. The article is loaded with visuals and I’m really happy with how it worked out. ...

Illustrating the Girls with the Band

The Girls with the Band - Hartford Courant | Veronica Lawlor
Here’s an editorial piece I did recently that appeared in the Sunday Arts section of the Hartford Courant, about band groupies. Apparently they are organizing online – one group mentioned in the article even has a MySpace page! What’ll they thi ...

Diana Broussard Illustrations

illustration by greg betza
I recently came across an old client’s new website, Diana Broussard, and I was proud to see some of my illustrations displayed. Diana is a wonderful lady and a great shoe designer. Back in (I believe 2000), Diana was looking for an illustrator ...

Central Park Reportage Illustration

Central Park Reportage Illustration for Mo Bar | Veronica Lawlor
Since the story on Central Park came out in Go Do It #3 – the Urban Poetry issue – several people have asked about the reportage job I completed for the Mandarin Oriental hotel in New York’s Columbus Circle. Specifically, how did the hotel use ...

“No Kelen Kelen”

No kelen kelen by JoJo Kuo | Veronica Lawlor
“No kelen kelen” is a West African term meaning, ‘no deception’, and it’s the title of the new CD by JoJo Kuo. (The photos and design of the CD were created by yours truly.) The cover photograph was shot in a little basement club on Houston ...

IQA Elephant Run

IQE Elephant Run - Margaret Hurst
This fabric art piece, “Elephant Run,” has been selected as a finalist to be exhibited at the 2007 International Quilt Festival in the annual IQA Judged Show, “Quilts: A World of Beauty.” The exhibit takes place in Houston, Texas. Yahoooo! I ...

Hemispheres Magazine May 2007

Hemispheres Magazine May 2007 | Greg Betza
During last month’s assignment, Hemisphere’s design director Jaimey Easler (a great guy to work with), asked me to work on another feature titled “Dream Drives”. It too was a great assignment. ...
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