Episode 07: Kati Szilagyi
Embracing Analog Media and Thriving as an Editorial Illustrator
Kati Szilagyi is a Berlin-based illustrator and graphic artist who has worked with The New York Times, The New Yorker, Google, Bloomberg Businessweek, and others. Her style is tangible and expressive, with a focus on analog mediums and cohesive concepts. Kati is also a part of an artist collective called Parallel Universe Collective.
In this conversation, we talk about:
Kati’s practice and process, including the specific tools she uses
how Kati got started in editorial illustration
what Kati recommends young illustrators do to get noticed
The pencil Kati uses for her outlines: Faber Castell Polychromos in Dark Indigo
Movie rec: Brazil
TV rec: Broadchurch
A resource Kati recommended after the show for pricing calculation: The Graphic Artists Guild Handbook: Pricing & Ethical Guidelines
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