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Friday, May 18, 2012

Rob Dunlavey

Rob is currently at work on children’s picture books for Random House and Simon & Schuster. Rob is represented by Pippin Properties, Inc. a boutique literary agency specializing in children's books. His illustrations have also been commissioned by The Boston Globe, The New York Times, Businessweek, The Los Angeles Times, Newsweek, Plansponsor, The Appalachian Mountain Club, Houghton-Mifflin, Cengage, Harcourt, Scholastic, The Miami Children's Museum and the Children's Museum of the East End (Long Island) and many others. He has also illustrated several children's stories for Bayard Presse in France.

Rob earned a BA in Fine Art (painting, drawing & sculpture) at Southern Illinois University and went on to an MFA in sculpture at Claremont Graduate University (Claremont, CA) and has exhibited his paintings and drawings in many locations. In 2009 he exhibited paper sculptures and children's book illustrations at The American Library in Paris.

Here are a few samples from Rob's children's book illustration portfolio:

Learn more about Rob on his website