Edel Rodriguez
January 2012
Recent Work

This is a selection of recent work done for a variety of publications.   The illustration above is a cover on the high rate of crime in Kansas City in 2011, published by The Pitch, the city's alt-weekly paper.
The Pitch cover, art director - Ashford Stamper

This one is a full page illustration for Ebony magazine on the topic of child sexual abuse in the African-American community.   Some other sketches below. 

The images above and below are a full page and spot for a story running in Newsweek magazine.  The story is about the treatment of employees on cruise ships.  Many of the employees are from very poor countries and are treated like slaves on the ships, working seven days a week, paid very little, and often times forced to stay on the ships when they want to leave the job.

sketches for story on cruise slaves

Cover art for a research magazine on the topic of medical marijuana in California.   Some of the sketches below.

This long horizontal image was published in The New Yorker magazine's 'Talk of the Town' section, featuring a Rwandan film titled "Gray Matter"
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