Loft Conversion Project

Loft Conversion Project

Randal Birkey created this watercolor illustration of a Chicago industrial style warehouse building being converted to residential lofts by a Chicago area real estate developer back in the 1980’s. Randal created the 20″ x 30″ ink line and watercolor...
MetLife Asset Transfer Kit Tower Illustration

MetLife Asset Transfer Kit Tower Illustration

Randal Birkey created this Adobe Illustrator vector-based illustration of a high-rise tower building for use on the cover of a MetLife Asset Transfer Kit, through a New York City ad agency. This style of architectural illustration is called an axonometric. The...
Rush Street at Chicago River

Rush Street at Chicago River

Another illustration was done for the “Friends of the Chicago River” project. Randal illustrated what could be done at the southern end of Rush Street in Chicago, where it dead ends into the Chicago River. This view showed an outdoor eating area, a dancing...
Streetscape Scene for CNA

Streetscape Scene for CNA

Randal was commissioned by CNA Insurance company to illustrate this “main street” USA street-scape scene for a company publication. The work was done using a Mac and Wacom tablet with “Painter”...
Skyscraper Design

Skyscraper Design

Randal Birkey created this urban skyscraper tower design as a personal architectural design and illustration exercise. This version of his design was rendered in watercolor on D’Arches watercolor...