Eric Drooker is a native New Yorker, born and raised on Manhattan Island. He's the award-winning author of several books, including "Flood! A Novel in Pictures" and "Blood Song: A Silent Ballad." He's the Animation Designer on the new feature film, "Howl." His paintings appear frequently on covers of The New Yorker, and hang in numerous collections.
Drooker gives frequent slide lectures at colleges and universities.