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March 10, 2017

Allan Burch was commissioned by Bostonia Magazine, Boston University's alumni magazine, to create seven illustrations for an interactive on-line experience, depicting an eight-step meditation ritual that takes the participant through a journey of major points in black history, using basketball as a metaphor.  (more)

January 4, 2017

Allan Burch was commissioned by Weiden & Kennedy to create a retro book cover illustration featuring the Buffalo Bills vs the New York Jets.  (more)

May 31, 2016

Allan Burch’s cover illustration for Denver Law magazine is a portrait honoring Martin Katz, the beloved dean of the University of Denver’s Sturm College of Law, who is returning to the classroom. (more)

April 18, 2016

Allan Burch created a full-page illustration for American Legacy Magazine, to accompany a feature article on Prince Hall, who, in 1784, was one of the founding members of the first African-American Freemasonry order. (more)

April 5, 2016

Allan Burch created this vintage-feeling portrait illustration of Frederick T. Gates (1853–1929) for an annual academic service award from The University of Chicago.  Charcoal on paper, with a hint of Photoshop, was the recipe for success. (more)

July 17, 2015

Allan Burch was commissioned to create this portrait of Arthur J. Simms, patriarch and pioneer of the Simms’ Restaurant Group — the family venture behind some of Southern California’s hottest eateries — for their newest Manhattan Beach steakhouse, The Arthur J. (more)

April 6, 2015

Allan Burch’s full-page illustration of Hollywood super producer, Brian Grazer for Hemisphere Magazine accompanied a feature about his new book, “A Curious Mind.”  The book chronicles conversations Mr. Grazer has had with some of the best and brightest minds on the planet, and what he has learned about the power of curiosity. (more)

January 8, 2015

Allan Burch’s classic portrait style combines realism with raw energy to capture likenesses of presidents, popes, and pop stars (as well as folks like you and me) for a variety of illustration clients.  (more)

December 23, 2013

Allan Burch was commissioned by Loyola Press to create this thoughtful, painterly portrait of first Jesuit pope for their book, Pope Francis. (more)

February 19, 2013

Allan Burch created the cover illustration for HealthLeaders' 20 honorees for 2012, selected for their efforts to improve healthcare. Their cover features Nancy M. Schlichting, Henry Ford Health System CEO and Detroit Regional Chamber's chairman of the year. (more)