Nicholas Elias is an illustrator based in Long Island, New York. Working in the entertainment and games industries, the fantasy genre provides a perfect umbrella for his focus on narrative and emotional works. Servicing commercial and personal clients alike, Nick brings his love of drawing and painting and his passion for history, mythology, and world cultures to each assignment.

Nick’s work has been featured in Infected by Art, The Art Order and Muddy Colors. Working for popular IP’s such as Star Wars, Game of Thrones, and Arkham Horror, Nick’s illustrations have been published for card games, board games, guide books, and packaging covers. Nick’s work can also be seen in catalogs, posters, and advertisements for a variety of clients. He is featured as a recurring artist on Every Day Original, and has taught workshops in Illustration, Drawing and Painting. Nick received his BFA in Illustration with Magna cum Laude honors from the Hartford Art School.


Upcoming Events: 

  • Artistacon (NJ): March 22-23, 2019
  • GenCon (IN): Art Show: August 1-4, 2019
  • Illuxcon 12 (PA): Weekend Showcase – October 25-26, 2019


Exhibitions, Publications & Awards:

  • Infected by Art: Volume 6 (2018)
  • GenCon 51 – GenCon Art Show (2018)
  • Art of the Game – Black Lotus Gallery (2018)
  • Portraits of Legendeers – Mahting Productions (2017)
  • Illuxcon 10 – Weekend Showcase (2017)
  • Infected by Art: Volume 5 (2017)
  • Muddy Colors – Rising Star Contest: 1st Runner Up (2017)
  • Infected by Art: Volume 4 (2016)
  • Illuxcon 9: Weekend Showcase (2016)
  • ArtOrder’s Julie Bell & Boris Vallejo Tribute Show – Gallery Provocateur (2016)
  • No Words Needed – Joseloff Gallery (2015)
  • Sicily Rediscovered – Silpe Gallery (2014)