Rich Tu is an award winning artist based in the New York area. He won the ADC's Young Guns 8 and was nominated for the Swatch Young Illustrators Award. He was an overall winner in the Altpick Awards and has been included in the Society of Illustrators and American Illustration annuals.
His clients and collaborators include The New Yorker, The New York Times, BusinessWeek, The Village Voice, Time Out, The Institutional Investor, Tokion, Hyphen, Death + Taxes, SWINDLE Quarterly, SLAM, KICKS, The Believer, Alfa Romeo, Bombay Sapphire Gin, National Public Radio, and Extreme Makeover: Home Edition among others.
He currently spends his time getting ink on his "good shirt".
OMBE Panties | A collab with the OMBE Shop for HIV/AIDS awareness. Designs were silk screened and digitally printed onto American Apparel panties in limited quantities and sold, with proceeds going to New Jersey's Women's AIDS Network.