Member of the Week Jorge Mascarenhas

Mar 30, 2024 | Featured Member, News

Jorge MascarenhasJorge Mascarenhas was born in Boston, Massachusetts. He’s been drawing ever since he was able to hold a crayon. His illustrations have been commissioned, nationally and internationally, by clients such as The New Yorker, The New York Times, Penguin, Family Circle, Macmillan, TOR, Wednesday Books, Runner’s World, Random House, Abrams Books, Popcorn Books, New Republic, D Magazine, 5280 Magazine, Desigual, Stanford University, Chief Investment Officer, Becker and Mayer, Editorial Lumen, Six Red Marbles, Flaunt Magazine and Estado de São Paulo.

His work has been awarded and honored by every major illustration competition including Communication Arts, Society of Illustrators, American Illustration, Spectrum Fantastic Art, 3×3 Magazine, Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles and Lürzer’s Archive 200 Best Series; as well as featured in notable illustration publications such as Taschen’s Illustration Now and HOW Design. He’s a recipient of several Communication Arts Awards of Excellence, Silver and Bronze Medals from the Society Of Illustrators of Los Angeles and Creative Quarterly.

He teaches illustration at the Academy of Art University and design at JSerra Catholic High School. He’s a member of the Society of Illustrators Los Angeles as well as being on the Board of Directors as the 2nd VP Show Chair for Illustration West 63, Jorge lives in beautiful
Orange County CA with his wife and two boys.






Back of female


Female holding dress

Flower in front of female's face


Lady on steeple

Females floating in woods

Framed Pictures

© no artwork displayed can be used without permission of the artist, Jorge Mascarenhas.