Abstract cover art and scientific figure illustrations commissioned by science publishers. For cover art the brief provided can be loose, lung transplant for example, or very detailed. For figure illustrations some form of source material is provided to work from, normally an original version from an author or editor.
“Weird, amazing, and perfectly creepy illustrations for the Zombified podcast, brought to you by the apocalyptically talented @neilsmithillo”
Professor Athena Aktipis, Department of Psychology, Arizona State University, June 2019
“Thank you so much again for such a neat job, it makes such a difference to have a beautiful illustration in this collection”
Diana Romero, Editor, Nature Reviews, March 2017
“Neil does a fantastic job in transforming simple figures and rough sketches into beautiful illustrations. He is professional and a great pleasure to work with. I can only highly recommend him.”
Petra Gross, Editor, Journal of Cell Science, April 2019