mike@hirshon.net    ·    (508) 202 2371
After a nomadic childhood spent doodling, eating, sleeping, and growing, Michael Hirshon ended up as an illustrator. He's spent the past decade drawing on everything from book covers to beer cans, for some of the world's biggest brands and publications. His work has been recognized by the Society of Illustrators, American Illustration, 3×3, Creative Quarterly, CMYK, Spectrum, and the AIGA.
Michael heads the Illustration program at the University of Utah, as an Assistant Professor in the College of Fine Arts. He holds an MFA in Illustration as Visual Essay from the School of Visual Arts. 

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The New York Times, Google, American Express, Amazon, Harper Collins, The Atlantic, Ten Speed Press, The Los Angeles Times, The Washington Post, The Boston Globe, AARP, McSweeney’s/Grantland, The Village Voice, The New Republic, Harlequin, Smithsonian Magazine, Forbes, Hemispheres Magazine, SPIN, Decent DAO, Time Out New York, PRINT, The Hollywood Reporter, St. Louis Magazine, Our State Magazine, Rhode Island Monthly, Exhibitor Magazine, Christianity Today, World Magazine, PittMed Magazine, D Magazine, Hour Detroit, OC Weekly, Isthmus, Milwaukee Magazine, Factorialist, BULLYMAKE, Herbiery Brewing, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Johns Hopkins Gazette, Yoxi, Shilo, Popshot Magazine, Eleven Magazine, St. Louis Beacon, San Diego Magazine, 5280 Magazine, Metro Theater Company, New Statesman Magazine, Institutional Investor, Texas Observer