Whether they’re romping around town in San Francisco or taking a taxi cab past the Empire State Building in New York City, artist Marc Tetro’s canine pack has left their unique mark on everything from handbags to umbrellas. Developed over three decades, his signature style and iconography have made him one of the leading illustrators of our time. With a bold sense of colors, shapes, and graphic lines, Tetro has created graphics for major clients, including NBC, Disney, Scholastic, Macy’s, and the Guggenheim Museum. Most notably, Tetro’s illustrations of dogs have endeared the hearts of millions throughout the world with their charm, humor, and undeniable wit.
DOG is an unprecedented collection of Tetro’s dog illustrations presented as art in a luxurious, deluxe format. Included here are finished drawings, sketches, and even some never-before-seen artworks created exclusively for the publication. DOG gives readers a fresh opportunity to visit Tetro’s furry pals as they set off on adventures near and far. Join Tetro’s lovable pugs, huskies, dachshunds, beagles, and more as they take us around the globe and through the holidays, reminding us that dogs do indeed make everything better, including ourselves.
About the Author:
Marc Tetro was born in rural Ste. Anne, Manitoba, Canada, and studied art at LaSalle College in Montreal, Quebec, where he began his career designing T-shirts. Since then, he has received commissions from The World Wildlife Fund, Yellowstone National Park, and the Canadian Foundation for AIDS Research, among others. Recognizing Tetro’s unique talent, The Walt Disney Company chose to represent him as his licensing agent, making him the first living artist to get such an offer. He has authored children’s books, which include New Boots for Hudson and A Barbecue for Charlotte.
252 pages, 11 x 14”, Hardcover with acetate jacket and ribbon marker
More than 200 four-color artworks