Marcus Marritt is a Glasgow-based illustrator focusing on a minimal approach to both form and colour. Originally working on the client side in creative services, Marcus’ love of illustration saw him make the move to creating work full time. Marcus often uses a restrained colour palette, focusing on light and shadow to create a body of cohesive and unique work.
Recent clients include ASOS, Weetabix, Vango, the FA, Visit Scotland, Barclays, Chelsea FC, BT Sport, Deliveroo, Oreo, Blackberry, British GQ, Wired and The Wall Street Journal.
Marcus Marritt was commissioned to create two illustrations for the latest issue of the FC Bayern Munich magazine. An avid football fan and player, Marcus illustrated an interview piece with the team’s sports psychologist, Dr Maximilian Pelka.
Marcus Marritt has recently launched his new book project, Home, in collaboration with Glasgow-based creative studio Pim-Pam. Home brings together 30 of Marcus’ illustrations of iconic football stadiums from across the globe as well as the songs that go with them. Home is about community and the sense of unity that the great game can […]
Marcus Marritt was recently commissioned to illustrate an article for New Scientist. Marcus illustrated an article on taming big technology in the landmark case of Australia vs. Facebook.