Originally a student of political science, French-Canadian artist Rémy Simard began his career as an illustrator in 1980. Working from Montreal, he creates computer-generated illustration for a large variety of clients including Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Federal Express, General Motors, Citibank, Fidelity Communications, Better Homes & Gardens, Book-of-the-Month Club, McGraw-Hill and Scott Foresman, in the U.S.; and Chrysler, Nissan, Banque Nationale de Paris, Cantel, Ville de Montreal and YTV in Canada. He has also written and illustrated several children's' books, including Monsieur Noir et Blanc, a finalist for Canada's Governor's Prize. To relax after all this work, he likes to race around on his motocyclette! |
Below are his recent projects, Léon Poltron series (FouLire), Mes Dinky (La Pastèque), Smarty Pants Deluxe Brain Building Card Set: Preschool & Kindergarten (Melissa & Doug), Duped!: True Stories of the World's Best Swindlers & Robbers!: True Stories of the World's Most Notorious Thieves both written by Andreas Schroeder (ANNICK PRESS), Hocus Pocus & Hocus Pocus Takes the Train by Sylvie Desrosiers (Kids Can Press), Shark in the Library!, Morning Mystery, The Cat That Disappeared, First Day, No Way!, The Missing Monster Card & The Lost Lunch (Stone Arch Books) by Lori Ann Mortensen, Lili Pucette et Jake le Boa, Lili Pucette Fait la Revolution & Lili Pucette aux Jeux des Chiens by Tremblay Alain Ulyss (Bayard Canada), Les Voyages de Philibert Tanguay by Sylvie Desrosiers (La Courte Echelle Incorporated), My Stomach, My Mouth, and My Brian by Rena Korb (Magic Wagon).
See more of Rémy's art:
Rémy's personal website
Directory of Illustration