Leib Chigrin is an Ukrainian illustrator who’s passionate by photo-realism and pointillism. Known for his portraits made of dots, that he calls hedcuts, he makes all his illustrations by hand with ink and a pen. Recently, he drew a series of portraits of celebrities or great writers and scientists : from Umberto Eco to Albert Einstein through Isaac Asimov, Leonard Cohen, Fox Mulder, Spock and Jack Nicholson.

Albert Einstein.

Allen Ginsberg.

Arthur C. Clarke.

Fox Mulder.

Freddie Mercury.

Isaac Asimov.

Jack Nicholson.

Jorge Luis Borges.

Leonard Cohen.

Maurice Schwartz.


Umberto Eco.

Walt Disney.

Winston Churchill.