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David Edwin Meyers Achievements

1989
1989

Syracuse University

Graduated from Syracuse University with MFA Degree 1989. Noted Instructors included Murray Tinkleman, Dr. Larry Bakke, David Passalacqua, Herb Tauss, Joe Bowler, Isadore Seltzer, David Grove, Thomas Blackshear III, and more.

1986
1986

The Michelin Era and The “Bib”

Hired as the youngest Art Director at the age of 23 for Micheline North America, David was tasked to illustrate the iconic Bib (a.k.a. Michelin Man) as well as design, art direct, and illustrate posters and printed material for North American distribution.

1985
1985

Among First To Publish Commercial Digital Illustrations

At the age of 21, Meyers created digital illustrations that were among the first commercially published. With the release of the iMac and MacPaint, multiple illustrations were published in Macworld Magazine, the leading Mac publication at the time.

1984
1984

Andrew Wyeth Correspondence

Shortly before the release of the Andrew Wyeth Helga paintings, David corresponds via several phone conversations with famed American artist Andrew Wyeth. Wyeth reviews some of Meyers’ watercolors and offers encouragement.

1983
1983

Illustrator For Gannett News (USA Today)

David was the youngest staff illustrator at the age of 20 in the Gannet network of over 100 newspapers, including USA Today. With a hiring offer before graduation, Ringling School of Art allowed David to take the opportunity for early employment and transitioned his professional job into a final semester..Read More

1983

Ringling School of Art and Design

Graduated from the Ringling School of Art and Design 1983