Holly Wales (b. 1983) is a UK based illustrator. Her work explores a variety of subject matter and is predominantly drawing-based, pushing colour marker pens to their limits.
Holly’s client list includes Bloomberg, Conde Nast, Deutsche Bank, Esquire, Financial Times, Frieze Art Fair, GQ, The Guardian, The Wall Street Journal, Mens Health, The Huffington Post, The V&A, Uniqlo, Urban Outfitters, Wired and many, many more.
Holly currently illustrates a monthly column for Travel & Leisure Magazine in the US. She previously illustrated a monthly cocktail column for GQ Deutschland and a weekly column for The New York Times Magazine.
Holly has also exhibited work internationally and had her work featured in a number of books and magazines. Her work is represented in Asia by A-Gent Tokyo.
She has also written projects and taught on illustration and design programmes at Winchester School of Art, University of Westminster, Central St Martins, Brighton University, Camberwell College of Arts, Leeds College of Art & Design, Falmouth University and UWE amongst others.