Jon Berkeley


Jon Berkeley is a leading Irish illustrator and portrait artist. He graduated in Fine Art from the National College of Art and Design, Dublin, in 1983.

Jon has lived and worked in Dublin, London, Sydney, and Hong Kong.
His artwork has appeared in such leading publications as Time, Newsweek, The Washington Post, The Irish Independent, The New Statesman, The Sunday Times, The LA Times, GQ and many more.

He has illustrated over 130 covers for The Economist and well over a thousand for CLSA Hong Kong, and has worked on major campaigns for Vodafone, RTE, Ted Baker and Smirnoff.

Jon's work has won awards from the Society of News Design, 3 x 3 and Creative Quarterly in the US, The 4As in Hong Kong, ICAD and Illustrators Ireland.

He lives near Barcelona, and when he's not painting he writes children's novels.
You can visit him at www.holytrousers.com