Steve Simpson has been creating award winning illustration for major ad & design companies for the last 20 years. His characters have appeared on everything from postage stamps to billboards, snack packaging to chilli bottles. In recent years he's been illustrating children's books both at home and in the US. Most recently Steve picked up a bell at The Institute of Creative Advertising & Design (ICAD) awards for his Inferno Chilli label design. Steve also won gold in the Association of Illustrators (UK) Images 32 for his Pure Pie branding and has regularly had work accepted for The Society of Illustrators (NY), 3x3 Mag awards, Applied Arts, Communication Arts & American Illustration.
Group Shows:

2012
Illustrators 54: Advertising and Institutional - NYC, USA
Illustration @ Fire - Copper House Gallery - Dublin
Digital Art - LACDA Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Los Angeles, USA
Illustrators Guild of Ireland exhibition - United Arts Club - Dublin
Illustrators 54: Sequential/Series, Moving Image and Uncommissionedl - NYC, USA

2011
Snap to Grid, LACDA Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Los Angeles, USA
Elements - Science Gallery - Dublin
Blue Leaf - Dublin
Illustrators 53: Advertising and Institutional - NYC, USA

2010
Drawers - South Street Studios - Dublin
Association of Illustrations images 34 - London
Laundry - South Street Studios - Dublin
Wildly Different Things: New York and Dublin - The Observatory
Hit the Decks - The Bernard Shaw - Dublin

2009
Absolut Originals - Fringe Factory - Dublin
SI 51 - Society of Illustrators - New York
Peep Show - Monster Truck - Dublin
Illustrators Guild of Ireland exhibition - Solas - Dublin
Association of Illustrations images 33 - London
SI 51 - Society of Illustrators - New York

2008
SLANT - Ormeau Baths Gallery, Belfast
Association of Illustrations images 34 - London
CandyKaraoke - Monster Truck - Dublin

2007
The Spoken Word - Electric Picnic - Stradbally
A Nation's Obsession Exhibition - RIAI - Dublin

2003
The Coloured Stuff - Guinness Storehouse - Dublin
2002
Contemporary Illumination - Chester Beatty Library - Dublin