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, Barclays, Chelsea FC, BT Sport, Deliveroo, Oreo, Blackberry, British GQ, Wired and The Wall Street Journal.
Marcus Marritt was recently commissioned to create a series of illustrations for Visit Scotland’s ‘Delve into Scotland’ campaign. Each illustration showcases the landscape of a specific region, from the Western Isles to Tay Country, West Scotland to the Northern Islands and all points in-between.
Marcus Marritt was commissioned by Glasgow-based agency MadeBrave to create a series of illustrations for Vango. Established in West Scotland in 1966, Vango create exceptional outdoor equipment from footwear to tents and all points in-between.
Marcus Marritt was recently commissioned by weekly German newspaper Die Zeit to illustrate their cover story. The story focuses on the relationship between business and medicine, in particular the pharmaceutical industry.