Jenny Kroik was commissioned to create a portrait of philanthropists Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem for the cover of the Nob Hill Gazette’s special ‘A-List’ issue.

Jenny says: “The Shrems were chosen for the A-List for their amazing support for the arts! They've built a museum called the Manetti Shrem Museum of Art at UC Davis , and do a lot of philanthropic work around the Bay area.”

For: Nob Hill Gazette


RED NOSE STUDIO: Honors Chris Buzelli



RED NOSE STUDIO commissioned to create a portrait of chairman Chris Buzelli for the Society of Illustrators 57th annual and exhibition. Chris says: "His paintings are synonymous with warm, glowing light, his long time role as a teacher at RISD shows that he is willing to share his light with others and the bug wings were just too cool to not include." Visit Chris' blog for sketches and photos.

JUNGYEON ROH: The Who, the What, and the When

JUNGYEON ROH for The Who, the What, and the When: 65 Artists Illustrate the Secret Sidekicks of History by Jenny Volvovski, Julia Rothman and Matt Lamothe for Chronicle BooksJungyeon Roh illustrated Martin Luther King Jr's mentor Bayard Rustin for this "treasure trove of word and image for history buffs, art lovers, and anyone who rejoices in unexpected discovery."