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Armando Veve (b. 1989) is an artist and illustrator working in Philadelphia. His drawings have been recognized by the Society of Illustrators, American Illustration, Communication Arts and Spectrum. He is a recent recipient of two gold medals from the Society of Illustrators in NY.

Commissioned by

American Bystander

Bloomberg Businessweek

Bloomberg Markets

California Sunday Magazine

Chief Investment Officer
Condé Nast Traveler
Extra Crispy, Time Inc.
FELT+FAT
Howler Magazine
Johns Hopkins Magazine
Journal of the Norwegian Medical Association
Lucky Peach Magazine
McSweeney’s Publishing
MIT Technology Review
Mother Jones
New Republic
New Scientist
The Alpine Review
The New York Times
The New Yorker
This Greedy Pig
Todd Oldham Studios
Tor.com
PLANADVISER
POLITICO Europe
Poetry Foundation
Rich Brilliant Willing
Scientific American Mind
SlateCustom
Smithsonian Magazine
Urban Outfitters, Inc.
VICE
Village Voice
Wired
Wired UK

Education

2011

BFA with honors, Rhode Island School of Design

2010

RISD European Honors Program, Rome, Italy


Solo and Two-person exhibitions

2014

Belly of the Whale, Edo Rosenblith and Armando Veve, So What Space, New York, NY

2011

Armando Veve, 2020Gallery @ Reflex Group, New York, NY


Group Exhibitions

2018

American Monsters, Star Gallery, curated by Anthony Freda, New York, NY (forthcoming)

2017

Storybook Style: A Selection of Works from the Minds of Living Illustrators, Morris Museum, curated by Alexandra Willis, Morristown, NJ (forthcoming)

New Masters, The Fumbally Exchange, curated by Hens Teeth Prints, Dublin, IE

All Things Great and Small, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA

Moments in Monochrome, Nucleus Portland, Portland, OR

Winnie Truong, Lala, Armando Veve, HARPY Gallery, curated by Michael Olivo, Rutherford, NJ

The Shape of Things to Come, Jonathan LeVine Gallery, New York, NY

2016

1+( ) - Global Network, The Seoul Illustration Fair, curated by Insu Lee, Seoul, ROK

2015

Rabbit, Rabbit, Rabbit, Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA

2013

Beyond the Selvage: A History of Screen-printing at the Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA

Sundance Film Festival Editions, curated by Todd Oldham, Park City, UT

2012

Bleach Blue, Fjord Space, curated by Sean Gerstley, Philadelphia, PA

Beyond the Oort Cloud, Pew Gallery, organized by Rodger Binyone, Philadelphia, PA

Conosco Projects, Reverse Art Space, organized by Paula Moreira, New York, NY

2011

Some Like it Hot, Hudson Contemporary, Middletown, DE

Senior Invitational, Woods Gerry Gallery, Providence, RI

Museum of American Illustration at SOI, New York, NY
Showroom, Memorial Hall Gallery, Providence, RI
Ice, Memorial Hall Gallery, Providence, RI

2009

Contagious, Hillel Gallery Project, Providence, RI

Awards and Recognition

2017

American Illustration 36 (Selected: Editorial)

Spectrum Award Nominee

Gold Medal (Editorial), Society of Illustrators 59

Gold Medal (Advertising), Society of Illustrators 59

Creative Quarterly 46 (Spring/Summer 2017)

2016

Latin American Ilustración 5 (Selected: Editorial)

Communication Arts Fresh Feature

American Illustration 35 (Chosen: Advertising, Editorial)

Society of Illustrators 58 (Advertising, Editorial)

2014

American Illustration 34 (Selected: Editorial)

Society of Illustrators 57 (Editorial)

2011

Society of Illustrators' Nancy Lee Rhodes Scholarship

2010

Arthur Zankel Scholarship Finalist

John A. Chironna Scholarship, RISD, Providence, RI

2007

American Greetings Scholarship, RISD, Providence, RI

Residencies

2015

Vermont Studio Center, Artist Grant, Johnson, VT

2012

Fabric Workshop and Museum Apprenticeship, Philadelphia, PA