Marco Bevilacqua

Edinburgh, UK

Illustration influenced by street and pop art, reflecting on society and its information overload; with a slap dash of satire….


Illustration influenced by street and pop art, reflecting on society
and its information overload; with a slap dash of satire.

The work is created using traditional, hand drawn
pencil illustration and coloured with a mix of digital and felt tip pens bought for £1 from Lidl.

Want Some Studio is based in Edinburgh.

“Meet The Charlie Brooker of Illustration” – Computer Arts

“Iconoclastic Pop Art with a 2B pencil. ” – Some guy I overheard.

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Making the grade

  • Property Week Magazine Cover

    Illustrate the London issue front cover; Zac Goldsmith and Sadiq Khan facing off.

  • The Guardian Review

    Illustrate article for The Guardian Review cover and website.

  • MTV Wall Display

    WE ARE ALL CONNECTED Wall Display for MTV offices in Camden.

  • Commred

    Ongoing illustrations for Edinbrew. COMMRED is a play on the old Communist posters… but with a monkey on a beer… Read more

  • Hot Rum Cow

    Illustrated front cover of Hot Rum Cow. The cover then went on to win Best Consumer Magazine Cover at the… Read more

  • Property Week

    Illustrate an article titled Grave Concerns, where property moguls are buying up land and exploiting the issue of cemetery overcrowding…. Read more

  • Democrazia

    Recent commission for STRIKE! Magazine. Article was a really interesting one, pointing out that by proposing an alternative to Capitalism,… Read more

  • Ed Sheeran

    Series of images for Ed Sheeran merchandise. Commissioned by Warner Music.

  • Album Cover

    Create a simple portrait for an artists Album Cover. Commissioned by design studio. Deadline 3 hours.

  • MTV Music Week Map

    Working in collaboration with Jeannine Mellonby, create a map of Glasgow with relevant details for event locations throughout MTV Music… Read more

  • The Edge Fund

    Illustrate article by The Edge Fund. Article is about looking for correct people to fund that adhere to the principles… Read more

  • Cara

    Promotional piece commissioned for Factory 311 on the growing portfolio of the ever popular Cara Delevingne.

  • Philip Morris

    Recent commission working with the good folks at Interbrand to produce illustrations for Philip Morris International.

  • The Anarchists Guide To… Reading

    Editorial on the growth of political discussion and activity via Book Fairs and reading.

  • Democracy NOW!

    Regular illustration spot for political magazine Strike! Op-ed by John McDonnell MP on the state of British society and how… Read more

  • Megafon Storyboards

    Working with, I was asked to create mood and storyboards, also an animatic for a 30 second commercial for… Read more

  • An Anarchists Guide to Feminism

    Create a visual response to an article based around Feminism and International Woman’s Day.

  • The Student Card: UK – Posters

    Commissioned to do a range of images to help promote a new card from The Student Card: UK in conjunction… Read more

  • Interns

    Commissioned by Flic Magazine to respond to an article. It is an opinion column by an advertiser. He talks about… Read more

  • Big Terror

    I was asked by a design studio to complete a series of animal and monster themed illustrations to accompany a… Read more

  • Revolution

    To produce an illustrated response to a given quote, which can be purely typographical, or image and the given text…. Read more

  • Astronaut

    Produce a series of educational posters to feature in a commercial for the University of Phoenix. The posters needed to… Read more

  • Rage Against The Machine

    Respond to poem entitled Rage Against The Machine.

  • The Anarchists Guide to Hairdressing

    Respond to an article written by free exchange group The Haircut Before The Party about free exchange hairdressing.

  • Lemmy

    Take two photo’s of Lemmy and draw around them. No brief, no text, no requirements. Just do it in 2… Read more


  • Edinbrew Festivale – Information For You

    To celebrate the start of the Edinburgh Fringe, Edinbrew launched a new beer called Festivale. So, I made a wee… Read more

  • New Talent

    New Talent.

  • 20E3

    Animated illustration celebrating Dizzee Rascal’s 2003 Mercury Music Prize win and the story behind it.

  • The Login Dead

    In a world with a preoccupation with technology, a pressure of sharing information and watching videos of cats: the world… Read more


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