Untitled by Juan Ortiz
Juan Ortiz is a freelance designer. In 2012, Ortiz created 80 Star Trek: The Original Series retro-style posters for CBS Consumer Products, with the images then appearing on everything from wine bottles and coasters to a coffee-table book and T-shirts. His most recent Star Trek assignment found him creating covers for IDW Publishing’s comic book adaptation of Harlan Ellison’s original “The City on the Edge of Forever” teleplay. Ortiz, who hails from New York City, launched his career in 1985, working for the Walt Disney Company. Following a move to Los Angeles in 1996, Ortiz worked as a design manager for The Disney Store and as director of illustration for the Warner Bros. Studio Store and Cartoon Network. He lives in Burbank, California.