A big hello! My name is CJ Reilly III.
I am a creative professional whose enthusiasm for creative problem solving has resulted in a wide body of work that bridges ideas in illustration, design, education, and agriculture. My projects include work for companies, organizations, and artists including: Teachers College, Columbia University; Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA); The New Yorker; LEGO; USAID Nepal; U.S. Peace Corps; Helvetas Nepal, Basil Twist; Jonathan Horowitz; Communication Arts; Oxford University Press; The National Art Education Association (NAEA) and American Educator.
Currently, I am a graduate student at Teachers College, Columbia University where my field of study is Art Education with Initial Teacher Certification. My work focuses on educational material for low-literacy farmer groups in Nepal, specifically around the promotion and training of fruit and nut propagation for improved nutrition and income.
Plein air painting on the Gaza border
Sderot Israel, 2010