Cannaday Chapman was born in Huntington, West Virginia and raised in Upstate New York. He attended the School of Visual Arts in New York City on scholarship where he received his BFA in illustration. Cannaday has since been working professionally as an illustrator and showing his work in galleries around the United States and Italy.  To inquire about a new project or to license existing artwork, contact Lindgren and Smith Artist Reps.

Awards and Recognition

Society of Illustrators, Alvin and Norma Pimsler Award

Society of Illustrators 57

American Illustration 34

3x3 illustration annual

CMYK Magazine #37, #41

Selected Clients



Scholastic Books

GQ Magazine

Oprah Magazine

American Express


FLARE Magazine

Inc Magazine

Columbia Magazine

Capital New York