Gregory Manchess is an American illustrator from Kentucky. His illustrations have appeared in magazines, digital murals, illustrated movie posters, advertising campaigns and book covers including sixty covers for Louis L’Amour. His work has appeared on Major League Baseball World Series Programs, Time, Newsweek, The Atlantic Monthly, Playboy, The Smithsonian and National Geographic. His style includes broad brush strokes and excellent figure work.
He lectures frequently at universities and colleges nationwide and gives workshops on painting at the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge, MA. He leads an Illustration Master Class in Amherst, MA.
Manchess' first graphic novel, Above The Timberline, was published by Saga Press in 2017. Original artworks from the book were on display at the Norman Rockwell Museum. He is represented by Richard Solomon.
Ninja Vol III Warrior Path of Togakure by Stephen K. Hayes 1991
To Capture The Wind, Sheila MacGill-Callahan, August 1997
Nanuk: Lord of the Ice, Brian Heinz, 1999
The Last River: John Wesley Powell and the Colorado River Exploring Expedition Mikaya Press, Stuart Waldman October 2005
Cheyenne Medicine Hat, Brian Heinz, September 2006
Magellan's World Mikaya Press, Stuart Waldman October 2007
Robert E Howard's Complete Conan of Cimmeria 1935: v.3 (Leather Bound Edition) Book Palace Books, Robert E Howard February 2010
Nominated for a Caldecott Medal in 1977
Society of Illustrators New York
Society of Illustrators Los Angeles
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