My name is Colin Verdi, I am an illustrator and designer living and working in Manhattan. I attended NYU for a BA in East Asian Studies and SVA in the MFA Illustration as Visual Essay program.
My illustration work has been featured internationally in publications such as Interview Magazine, The Protagonist, and MilkxHK mag. I have done digitally painted advertisements for Babeland, and my work for them has been recognized by the Society of Illustrators. I also do traditionally painted work and have exhibited it around New York City, and have work in the permanent collection at The Norwood Club. I have also also been commissioned to draw live at events, for clients including: The Metropolitan Opera, Kiehl's, Google, Diptyque, The Miami Design District, Poster House, Vox Media, StreetEasy, and the McKittrick Hotel.
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Group Shows: ‘Boundaries,’ Holyrad Studio, Brooklyn (Mar 2019)
‘Trimmings,’ Norwood Club, NYC (Feb 2019)
Illustrators 61 (Advertising Category), Society of Illustrators, NYC (Jan 2019)
MFA Illustration Thesis Show 2018, SVA Chelsea Gallery, NYC (May 2018)
The Book Show 2018, Gramercy Gallery SVA, NYC (Jan 2018)