An incredible art director and illustrator, whose work you know from the Chicago Red Eye and the San Jose Mercury News, is headed east. That is, SND East territory! Welcome to Region 1 Martin Gee!
Gee will be at “g,” supervising design at the Boston Globe’s daily features magazine. He will also contributing covers and other design work at the Globe’s Sunday magazine, which under the art direction of Josue Evilla.
Did I forget to mention that? Yes, there’s a Boston Globe angle to the story as well.
It was something he hinted at on Twitter before finally announcing it yesterday evening. Charles Apple then elaborated on the news at the Visual Editors blog.
You can see his portfolio here. Set aside about an hour.