Tomer Hanuka’s Reds & A Google Monster

Tomer Hanuka, a New York City based illustrator and cartoonist, recently created some attractive looking color compositions for Australian wine maker Wine by Some Young Punks. The labels were just a taste of Tomer’s color recipes, as I discovered his entire portfolio was filled with rich, emotionally drawing palettes and strong contrasts.




Tomer’s Reds



What started as a portfolio overview quickly turned into a study of reds…


Artist Biography

Tomer Hanuka is an illustrator and a cartoonist based in New York City. He works on a range of projects for magazines, book publishers, ad agencies and film studios. His Clients include The New Yorker, D.C comics, Nike and Microsoft. He has won multiple gold medals from the Society of Illustrators and the Society of Publication designers, and was showcased in Print magazine and American Illustration. In 2008 a book cover he created won the British Desgin Museum award as part of the Penguin Classics Deluxe Editions. Waltz With Bashir, an animated documentary for which Tomer contributed art, was nominated for an Oscar in 2009, and won the Golden Globe that same year. Currently he teaches at the School of Visual Arts and is working on a graphic novel with his twin brother Asaf.

Tomer Hanuka in the CL Library

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Google Monster

Asaf, Tomer’s brother, created a nicely colored editorial illustration for California Lawyer about Google’s plan to scan every book ever published and build the largest digital book store.


Tomer was found via The Poster District.

Author: evad
David Sommers has been loving color as COLOURlovers' Blog Editor-in-Chief for the past two years. When he's not neck deep in a rainbow he's loving other things with The Post Family (, a Chicago-based art blog, artist collective & gallery.