Portrait of Nathan Fox against a bright blue background, lit from one side by a yellow light
Chair, MFA Visual Narrative Department, School of Visual Arts; illustrator; comic book artist
MFA Visual Narrative


BFA, Kansas City Art Institute; MFA, School of Visual Arts


Stay Tuned!; Fluorescent Black; Dark Reign: Zodiac; Pigeons from Hell. Co-illustrator: DMZ: Friendly Fire; DMZ: Hidden War; DMZ: Collective Punishment; Harley Quinn; Detective Comics


The Education of an Illustrator; Graphic: Inside the Sketchbooks of the World’s Great Graphic Designers; Making Art: Form and Meaning; Atlas of Illustration; Go for the Gold!; Beasts!; Batman Black & White; How to Survive a Horror Movie: All the Skills to Dodge the Kills; Inside the Business of Illustration; Spectrum 16: The Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art

Exhibitions include

Sacred Gallery; Receiver Gallery, San Francisco; The Bank Gallery, Kansas City, MO; Hogarth Worldwide, London; Sarasota Design Center, FL; Floating World Comics, Portland, OR; Gallery Nucleus, Alhambra, CA; School of Visual Art; Gallery 1988, Los Angeles

Publications and clients include

The New York Times; Interview; The New Yorker; Rolling Stone; Wired; ESPN magazine; Print; Entertainment Weekly; Mother Jones; Spin; Mad, DC Comics; Dark Horse Comics; Marvel Comics; Fantagraphics Books; American Illustration; 3x3; Esquire; Playboy; The Village Voice; Men’s Health; Vertigo Comics; 72andSunny; Wieden + Kennedy; Turner Classic Movies; MTV; One Trick Pony; The Chopping Block, Inc.; Chronicle Books; Burton Snowboards; Rockstar Games

Awards and honors include

Silver Medal, Society of Illustrators; Society of Publication Designers; American Illustration; Print; Strathmore Portrait Competition; Thomas Hart Benton Scholar