Sam Weber was born in Alaska and grew up in Deep River Ontario, Canada. After attending the Alberta College of Art and Design in Calgary, he moved to New York to pursue illustration and attend graduate school at The School of Visual Arts. In addition to drawing, Sam works part time as assistant art director of the OpEd page at the New York Times, with senior art director Brian Rea. Current likes include Italian and Japanese comics, David Lynch movies, and hanging out with his wife, Jillian, who is also a successful illustrator.
Sam Weber deftly combines digital and traditional methods to great effect, creating images of astonishing beauty and solemnity.
Sam's clients include: The New Yorker, The New York Times, Scholastic, National Geographic, Rolling Stone, Sony/BMG, Random House, The L.A. Times and Penguin.