Brian Ralph

B.F.A., illustration, Rhode Island School of Design, 1996

"I began my career in Baltimore, teaching young children how to draw funny cartoon characters. I realized that through teaching I could help the kids do more than just learn to draw Spongebob — I could help enrich their lives."

Brian Ralph | Sequential art professor

Awards, recognition and honors

  • Two Ignatz Awards, Harvey Nomination, Eisner Nomination, Xeric Award Grant winner
  • New York Times Best Seller for “Daybreak,” 2013

Previous Positions

Taught for six years at the Maryland Institute of Art