Simón Prades was born in 1985 into a german/spanish family. He actually lives and works in Saarbrücken, Germany. As an illustrator he works mostly for clients in editorial, but also publishing, advertising and film. His process usually involves drawing with pencil or ink on paper and digital coloring. His clients list include: The New York Times, The New Yorker, Penguin Random House, Rolling Stone, The Atlantic, Scientific American, NewScientist, Nature, The Walrus, HarperCollins, Medium.com, The Guardian, New Statesman, Der Spiegel, Die Zeit, GEO, VICE, The New Republic, Pacific Standard, Outside Magazine, Bloomberg, Cicero Magazin, Esquire, Variety, Howler Magazine, Empire, Entertainment weekly, Nike, Sony Playstation, Ubisoft, LA Galaxy, BBDO, Ogilvy & Mather, Serviceplan, Y&R.