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July 3, 2013
Not only do we rely on a stellar cast of writers and photographers, we also scour the world for the best illustrators to fill our pages with. Here we present six of our favorite doodlers from London to Spain. Stay tuned for Part Two!

Jim Stoten

Suffolk-based illustrator Jim Stoten has contributed his comical surrealist illos for us numerous times. Here, Stoten has dreamt up an illustration for our story about a group of Columbia University students have a good time reinventing the playground as a place to harness all that youthful energy.

Originally appeared in Play: Electric Slide
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Riccardo Vecchio

New York-based illustrator Riccardo Vecchio can practically be found in any recent issue of Dwell. His fine, but highly-detailed portraits are never hard to distinguish. Here, he brilliantly captures witty Brit Christopher Farr's heady gaze.

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Riccardo Vecchio
Originally appeared in Q & A With Christopher Farr
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StokkeAustad portrait by Bernd Schifferdecker

Bernd Schifferdecker

Based in Stuttgart, Germany, Bernd Schifferdecker illustrated our entire Young Designers package from our May 2012 issue, providing transforming ordinary portraits into charcoaly works of art.

Originally appeared in StokkeAustad
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Denise Korn illustration

Elisabeth Moch

Berlin-based Elisabeth Moch's illustrations featuring that signature blue filled the pages of past Dwell issues.

Originally appeared in Denise Korn
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Modern multi-functional kitchen illustration by Arunas Kacinskas

Arunas Kacinskas

London, UK-based Arunas Kacinskas is an illustrator and graphic designer who provided images for the "Let's Get Small" package in our 'Small World' November 2012 issue.

Originally appeared in Think Volume
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the future of play illustration

Jim Stoten

Suffolk-based illustrator Jim Stoten has contributed his comical surrealist illos for us numerous times. Here, Stoten has dreamt up an illustration for our story about a group of Columbia University students have a good time reinventing the playground as a place to harness all that youthful energy.

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