Hugo Guinness



Hugo Guinness is a British painter, illustrator, and writer. His work has been featured in publications such as The New York Times, The New Yorker, and Vogue as well as collaborations with J Crew and Coach. Hugo shared an Oscar nomination with Wes Anderson for the Grand Budapest Hotel screenplay and recently completed an animated short I Will Always Remember You, benefitting the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust. He lives and works with his wife and two daughters in Brooklyn, New York. He's also on Instagram.


Hugo's signature block prints are designed and printed in his Brooklyn townhouse.

You see, there are still faint glimmers of civilization left in this barbaric slaughterhouse that was once known as humanity. Indeed that’s what we provide in our own modest, humble, insignificant... oh, fuck it.
— M. Gustave
The most devastatingly beautiful thing you will see today.
— Ricky Gervais