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Dan Cosgrove Design LLC

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Art / Illustration





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Biography/Work Experience

Dan Cosgrove is a Chicago-based illustrator and designer. His vibrant, iconic poster art has been viewed by readers of the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times. As well as on stamps for the United States Postal Service. It can also be seen on ads, posters, packages, brandmarks and more. Dan majored in graphic design at the University of Cincinnati, where he became interested in illustration that incorporates type. He went on to work at the National Park Service in Denver and as a designer with Cato Johnson in Cincinnati before moving to Chicago as a freelancer. Mr. Cosgrove and his wife now live in suburban Clarendon Hills. But he commutes daily to Chicago, where he works alongside painters, dancers, musicians and instrument makers in the city’s historic Fine Arts Building just blocks from the Chicago Art Institute and the lakefront.