Jacqui Oakley was born and currently lives in Canada, but spent her formative years watching BBC reruns and animé in Bahrain, England, Zambia, and Libya. Her illustration work has included editorial, advertising, and book projects for clients like The New York Times, Rolling Stone, L.A. Weekly, National Geographic, The Financial Times (UK), Amazon, AOL and more. Her paintings have been exhibited in Toronto, L.A., San Francisco, Philadelphia, San Diego and Shanghai and she’s pleased to have won awards from Applied Arts Magazine, Communication Arts, Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles and American Illustration. Jacqui teaches in the illustration program at OCAD University (Ontario College of Art and Design) in Toronto & lives in Hamilton with her husband, designer Jamie Lawson.
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Louisville Graphic Design Association
May 23, 2013, Louisville, KY
Aug 16-18, 2013, Cleveland, OH
DX Salon Night with Jacqui Oakley & Marco Cibola
Feb 22, 2012, Toronto, ON. Here’s a lovely review on the night on We are not special & neither are you. Thank you Shawn
Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles
PARTIAL CLIENT LIST:
New York Times, Rolling Stone, Amazon, AOL, Wired Magazine (Italy), ESPN, National Geographic Traveler (UK), Financial Times (UK)
Spin Magazine, Nylon Guys Magazine, New York Magazine, Hemispheres Magazine (United Air), The Atlantic, Palgrave Macmillan Publishers, The Boston Globe, LA Weekly, Billboard Magazine, Domino Records and more.