Sketches from Raqqa: Vanity Fair


Molly Crabapple just published, “Scenes from Daily Life in the de Facto Capital of ISIS“, an illustrated feature for Vanity Fair. It is a collaboration between Molly and an anonymous source inside Syria. Using photos sent via cell phone, Molly recreates rare glimpses of daily life in ISIS-occupied Raqqa.

Matt Taibbi’s The Divide


Molly Crabapple is the illustrator of the New York Times bestseller The Divide, by Matt Taibbi, about the criminal justice system. Jon Stewart called her cover “beautiful”.

Guantanamo Bay

Molly Crabapple is the third artist to visit Guantanamo Bay. She drew Khalid Sheikh Mohammed’s hearings, and the prisons themselves, and filed illustrated journalism for VICE, The Daily Beast, The Paris Review, Der Spiegel and Corriere della Serra.

Discordia: Six Nights in Crisis Athens

Discordia is an illustrated ebook on life under the Greek crisis, by Molly Crabapple and UK journalist Laurie Penny. Published by Random House.

Political Posters

Posters and Covers


Clients include The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, CNN, Red Bull, SXSW, Marvel Comics, DC Comics and Vice.


Venues/clients include: The Ace Hotel, The Standard Hotel, Chateau Marmont, Allison Sarofim, Atrium, Fred Segal (LA), The Box, The Bloomberg Corporation. Includes installations created live and site-specific works. Additional samples available on request.


Clients include The Box and The Groucho Club (London). Additional samples available on request.