Becki Kozel was born in suburban New Jersey and works as an art director, designer, and illustrator in Brooklyn.
Her illustrations live on book covers, sex advice columns, hip-hop streetwear, food magazines, and tour posters. She has developed branding for several major art fairs including Art on Paper and Texas Contemporary. In 2017 she redesigned the restaurant industry darling Rising Stars magazine, branded a new chef's cannabis dinner series Green Toque, art directed and illustrated the 2017 International Chefs Congress cookbook, contributed illustrations and was interviewed for the launch of Google's new Pixelbook laptop, and designed a six thousand square foot exhibition on the life of John Wayne.
Her clients include Google, YouTube, Thrillist, Kikkoman, Seattle Art Fair, Delta Airlines, Citibank, MAS event + design, John Wayne Enterprises, Gaylord Hotels, Wacom, the city of New York, StarChefs, AirSea Packing, Art Market Productions, Overlook Press, My Main Man Pat, Forum Gallery, and more.
Becki's favorite hobbies include eating spicy foods, watching professional wrestling, reading about outer space, and drinking scotch.