Matt Chase is an American designer and illustrator working primarily in editorial and publishing, for clients such as The New York Times, GQ, Bloomberg, Vanity Fair, TIME, and The Wall Street Journal. His work has been recognized by the AIGA, Communication Arts, Print Magazine, HOW, and the Art Director’s Club of New York. He currently lives and works in Washington, D.C.
What is your source(s) of inspiration, what moves you?
Irony, relationships, humor.
Your favorite museum, your favorite drink
The Met & Pinot Noir.
What is the most amazing present you ever received?
A clever nickname from a former co-worker.
If I say « paper » what is first coming to your mind?
Mention a quote you feel is creatively inspiring
“Music is the space between the notes” — Claude Debussy.
If you weren’t an artist, what would you be?
Topics and causes that matter to you?
Civil rights, in all conceivable forms.
Men’s Health, Fortune, GQ, The New York Times, Esquire, Monocle, The Wall Street Journal, TIME, The New Yorker, Vanity Fair, The Washington Post, Bloomberg, The Atlantic