Jess Suttner
Unnatural Conversation in the Zoom Era


Commissioned | Professional

Why did you make this work:
For an article about how difficult it is to maintain the natural flow of conversation via video chat, in the Zoom Era (caused by the COVID-19 pandemic).

How was the illustration used:
Accompanying the article both online and in print.

How did you make this work:
Procreate app for ipad.

Commissioner Name :
Christian Font
Commissioner Company :
The Washington Post
Commissioned for:
The Washington Post

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Currently Based:
New York

Jess Suttner (he/him), is an illustrator and visual green thumb. He enjoys marrying strong concepts with engaging imagery. He was born and raised in Chicago and educated at California College of the Arts in the Bay Area. He's currently based in Queens, NY with his fiancé Heather, dog Pepper, cat Stevie Nicks, and an assortment of plants.