JESSE SANCHEZ / BIO
Designer and artist Jesse Sanchez is a graduate of the Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art and is available for commissions and freelance design work.
Jesse has over ten years of experience in design and has been a recipient of many top awards in the book publishing industry. Jesse Sanchez Art & Design started in the downtown New Rochelle area in 2003 and specializes in book cover design, type design, promotional materials, fine art, and illustration.
Jesse has done consulting work for many well-known book publishers including Grand Central Publishing, Simon and Schuster, Penguin Random House, Kensington Books, The International Monetary Fund, Chicken Soup for the Soul, and St. Martin's Press. He was formerly the art director at M.E. Sharpe Publishers in Armonk, NY.
Jesse is an accomplished artist and shows his work in New York City as well as local
venues in upstate New York where he resides. He was president of the New Rochelle Art Association from 2006 to 2015 and was a board member of The Castle Gallery at The College of New Rochelle. He served on the Municipal Arts Commission of the City of New Rochelle as a creative consultant on the application of commercial signage from 2012 to 2015. Through the commission he initiated several public art projects in the downtown area.
He works tirelessly because he believes that art represents the best of ourselves.