Rod Hunt is an award winning London based Illustrator & the artist behind the bestselling Where’s Stig? books for the BBC’s hit TV show Top Gear.
Rod has built a reputation for retro tinged Illustrations & detailed character filled landscapes for UK & international clients spanning publishing, design, advertising & new media, for everything from book covers to advertising campaigns, theme park maps & even the odd large scale installation too!
Where’s Stig? was the 4th bestselling UK hardback non-fiction book of 2009, all three books have sold in excess of 600,000 copies to date.
ROD HUNT SELECTED CLIENT LIST
Agencies: 215 McCann, AMV BBDO, Antidote Design, Clemenger BBDO, Commonwealth McCann, Dixon Baxi, Goodby Silverstein & Partners, Hat-Trick Design, Instinct BBDO, Leo Burnett, Partners Andrews Aldridge, Pentagram, Publicis, Tullo Marshall Warren, Saatchi & Saatchi, TBWA/Paris, VCCP, Wieden + Kennedy, Y&R London
Publishing: Computer Arts Magazine, Dorling Kindersley, Esquire, Financial Times, Granta Books, GQ, Marie Claire, Maxim, The Observer, Random House, Time Inc.
Clients: AIDES, Bank of England, BBC Worldwide, Barclays, British Airways, British Council, British Telecom, Bupa,Capital One, Calor Gas, Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises NYC, Chessington World of Adventures, DEFRA, Gulf Air, Lynx Deodorant, IKEA, Intermarché, Kellogg’s, Lyonnaise des Eaux, Lightbox Museum & Gallery, Macmillan Cancer Support, OYO Rooms, Parkinson’s UK, Quaker Oats, Red Bull Racing/ Scuderia Torro Rosso, Royal Mail, Tesco, Sony Pictures, Sony Music, Toyota, Transport for London, Vodafone, Visit Blackpool, Whitbread, WWE
Awards and Accolades
Cannes Lions: Gold & Bronze (Design), Bronze (Health and Wellness) (2018)
The One Show: Merit – Design – Public Service (2012)
Clio Awards: Silver – Print – Public Service (2011)
AOI World Illustration Awards: Shortlited 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
AOI Images – Best of British Illustration:
35 Bronze Award – Books (2011), 36 Gold Award – Books (2012). Selected: 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36
American Illustration: 29 (2010), 30 (2011), 31 (2012), 34 (2015), 36 (2016), 38 (2018)
Society of Illustrators: 54 (2012) Silver Medal. Selected; 53,56, 57, 58, 59
Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles: 54 (2015)
Communication Arts: Illustration Annual 52 (2011), 53 (2012). Design Annual (2016)
3×3 – Professional Show: No.8 (2011), No.9 (2012), No.10 (2013), No.12 (2015), No.13 (2016), No.14 Gold and Merit (2017), N0.15 Merit and Honourable Mention (2018)