After receiving a degree in art history form the University of California, Robert Hunt received a masters degree in illustration from the Academy of Art studying under mentor Bruce Wolfe. Today, as described by Walt Reed in the The Illustrator in America, "His work reflects his classical training, but with a contemporary take."
Publishing clients include Harper Collins, Penguin, Random House, Reader's Digest, Simon and Schuster, and many others. His work has appeared on the covers of hundreds of books by many leading contemporary authors, as well as classic works of fiction.
Robert Hunt has created illustrations for a wide variety of projects including the Dreamworks logo and motion logos, annual reports for Williams Sonoma and British Petroleum. He documented the reconstruction of the San Francisco Bay Bridge following the Loma Prieta earthquake, as well as the Tour de France for Bicycling Magazine. Other corporate clients include The American Red Cross, AT&T, Bank of America, Budweiser, Caesar's Palace, Disney, Federal Express, Fetzer Vineyards, Levi Strauss, Lucasfilm/Industrial Light and Magic, Pendelton Woolen Mills, and Universal Studios.
His work has received numerous awards and has appeared regularly in the New York Society of Illustrator's Annual exhibits as well as the Communication Arts, Graphis and Print Design and Illustration Annuals. Mr. Hunt's work is part of several private and corporate collections.
Robert Hunt is a member of the N.Y. Society of Illustrators and is a member and past president of the San Francisco Society of Illustrators. He is also a member of the National Portrait Society and an Artist member of the California Art Club.
He also is a Senior Adjunct Professor at the California College of the Arts (Formerly CCAC.)
If you take a class with Robert Hunt, you will also have access to and a downloadable instructional document.