Valeria Petrone was trained in art school in Milan and London. Her work includes children's books, book covers, and editorial and advertising illustration. She has exhibited in Italy and abroad. Her work has received recognition from Society of Illustrators New York, 3x3 Show, American Illustration, Communication Arts, Original Art Show New York, and Italian Illustration Annual.
Olivia Bee (18) was born in Portland, Oregon, and now lives in New York City. Beginning photography as an 11-year-old, and beginning to shoot professionally at age 15, she is often the youngest person in the room. She is inspired by the relationships between people and the environments in which we place ourselves, freedom, the '70s, and the moments of everyday life. Olivia's clients include Adidas, The New York Times, Fiat USA, The Sisterhood of Night, and Converse.
Sarah Wilmer lives and works in Brooklyn, N.Y., with her cat, Tubs. She was chosen as an ADC Young Gun in 2008 and a New York Photo Award Fine Art Series Nominee in 2009. Her work has appeared in Esquire, V Magazine, Communication Arts, NY ARTS, Korean Vogue, Magic, Bust, SURFACE, Rolling Stone, Spin, PDN, Billboard, Marie Claire, Look Magazine and Vision. Clients include Virgin Records, Toast, EMI, Press Here Publicity, Gilt Groupe, Sandstrom Design, and Picador.Wilmer is represented by Julian Richards and Randall Scott Gallery.
Scott Bakal has won awards from the Society of Illustrators, SILA, 3x3, Spectrum, American Illustration, Creative Quarterly and Communication Arts and received the honor of being published as one of the 200 Best Illustrators Worldwide by Luerzer's Archive. Some of his clients have included the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Businessweek, The New Republic, Oprah, and Penthouse. Bakal is on the board of directors at the Society of Illustrators in New York City and chairs the Student Scholarship Competition and Zankel Scholarship.