Hi, I'm Braeden.

I'm a freelance illustrator and graphic designer living in Syracuse, NY.

I received my BFA in Drawing from Ball State University School of Art in Muncie, IN in 2019, and I am currently pursuing my MFA in Illustration from Syracuse University College of Visual & Performing Arts.

For project inquiries, art purchases, licensing, or anything else, contact me at braedenraymer@gmail.com

Area Award for Drawing

For "Monolith" | 84th Annual Student Art Exhibition (see below) | 2019

Dean’s Purchase Award

For "The Squid" | 83rd Annual Student Art Exhibition (see below) | 2018

3rd Place Overall

For "Under Construction" | 83rd Annual Student Art Exhibition (see below) | 2018

Area Award for Drawing

For "Under Construction" | 83rd Annual Student Art Exhibition (see below) | 2018

Dean’s Purchase Award

For "Self-Portrait" | 82nd Annual Student Art Exhibition (see below) | 2017

Pygmalion’s Art Supplies Award

For "Duck" | National Society of Arts & Letters Emerging Artists Show (see below) | 2017

3rd Place Overall

For "Reflections" | Mabel B. Annis Memorial Juried Student Art Competition, Nashville, IN | 2015

Awards & Honors
Publications
Creative Quarterly: The Journal of Art and Design, Issue 59

Juried, International | Runner-up in Illustration for "Overwhelmed" | 2020

Creative Quarterly: The Journal of Art and Design, Issue 57

Juried, International | Winner in Fine Arts for "Cross Section," Runner-up in Fine Arts for "Don't Give up on Me Yet (1 & 2 of 3)" | 2020

Conservation Tales: Giraffes

Illustrator | 2019

Burkhardt Review, Vol. 2

Cover Artwork | 2019

Creative Quarterly: The Journal of Art and Design, Issue 54

Juried, International | Winner in Fine Arts for "Under Construction" | 2019

The Further Adventures of an Average Man 

Cover Artwork | 2018

Exhibitions
Come as You Are: NEDA Week Art Exhibition

Invitational, Group, Local | Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY | 2020

Still a Work in Progress: BFA Senior Thesis Exhibition

Solo, Local | Ball State University, Muncie, IN | 2019

Conservation Tales: Africa Series Preview Exhibition

Invitational, Group, Local | Made in Muncie Pottery, Muncie, IN | 2019

Conservation Tales Retrospective Exhibition

Invitational, Group, Regional | Midwest Museum of Natural History, Sycamore, IL | 2019

Inspired by Orchids Exhibition

Invitational, Group, Local | Rinard Orchid Greenhouse, Muncie, IN | 2019

High Art 2019 Exhibition: Top 100

Juried, Group, International | High Art Gallery, Santa Rosa, CA | 2019

84th Annual Student Art Show

Juried, Group, Local | Ball State University, Muncie, IN | 2019

120th Annual Exhibit of Richmond and Area Artists

Juried, Group, Local | Richmond Art Museum, Richmond, IN | 2018

4th Annual Printer Jam

Invitational, Group, Local | Muncie Makes Lab, Muncie, IN | 2018

83rd Annual Student Art Show

Juried, Group, Local | Ball State University, Muncie, IN | 2018

INKspiration: Student Exhibition

Invitational, Group, Local | Twin Archer Brewpub, Muncie, IN | 2017

BEGINNINGS 2017 Exhibition

Invitational, Group, Local | Ball State University, Muncie, IN | 2017

3rd Annual Printer Jam

Invitational, Group, Local | Muncie, IN | 2017

82nd Annual Student Art Show

Juried, Group, Local | Ball State University, Muncie, IN | 2017

National Society of Arts & Letters 2017 HIGHLIGHTS Show

Juried, Group, Local | John Waldron Arts Center, Bloomington, IN | 2017

National Society of Arts & Letters Emerging Artists Show

Juried, Group, Local | John Waldron Arts Center, Bloomington, IN | 2017

BEGINNINGS 2016 Exhibition

Invitational, Group, Local | Ball State University, Muncie, IN | 2016

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