Billie Holiday – Bleeding Woman by Jeremi Chenier

Creative Feature: #BlackMusicMonth – Billie Holiday

For Black Music Month, we’ll be showcasing artwork and designs inspired by some of the most prolific musicians from around the world, starting with American Jazz songstress Billie Holiday.

Check out illustrations, paintings, streetart, orgami, album covers and more, all created in memory of Lady Day.

Billie Holiday by Charlie Terrell

Billie Holiday digital art by Charlie Terrell

Billie Holiday CD Cover by Kat Chaffin (Valencia, CA)

Billie Holiday CD Cover by Kat Chaffin from Valencia, CA

Billie Holiday by Charles Thompson (Los Angeles, CA)

Billie Holiday by Charles Thompson from Los Angeles, CA

Billie Holiday Album Cover Design by Sam von Hardenburgh (Boston, MA)

Billie Holiday Album Cover Design by Sam von Hardenburgh from Boston, MA

Billie Holiday handmade earrings - acrylic on hardened clay by Stigmother

Billie Holiday handmade earrings – acrylic on hardened clay by Stigmother

Billie Holiday CD cover design by Nathan Samuel Gauthier (Paris, FR)

Billie Holiday CD Cover Design by Nathan Samuel Gauthier from Paris, France

Billie Holiday by Roy Handy (Atlanta, GA)

Billie Holiday Pointillism by Roy Handy from Atlanta, GA

Billie Holiday - Bombshell Series by Whitney Pollett (Los Angeles, CA)

Billie Holiday from the Bombshell Series by Whitney Pollett from Los Angeles, CA

Billie Holiday by Giorgia Catapano (Rome, IT)

Billie Holiday by Giorgia Catapano from Rome, IT

Billie Holiday by Nicole Alesi (New York, NY)

Billie Holiday by Nicole Alesi from New York, NY

Billie Holiday by Em (Malmo, Sweden)

Billie Holiday by Em from Malmo, Sweden

Billie Holiday by Unknown (Sacramento, CA)

Billie Holiday Mural by Unknown in Sacramento, CA

Billie Holiday Streetart by Unknown at I Madonnari Festival in San Luis Obispo

Billie Holiday Streetart by Unknown at I Madonnari Festival in San Luis Obispo

Billie Holiday by Unknown (Austin, Texas)

Billie Holiday on Tree Stump by Unknown in Austin, Texas

Billie Holiday by Peter Polaine (Ipswich, UK)

Billie Holiday Wood Cut by Peter Polaine from Ipswich, UK

Billie Holiday - Gel pens on canvas by Pedro Kuperman (Los Angeles, CA)

Billie Holiday – Gel pens on canvas by Pedro Kuperman from Los Angeles, CA

Billie Holiday by Mr Brainwash (Los Angeles, CA)

Billie Holiday by Mr Brainwash from Los Angeles, CA

Billie Holiday - Gloomy Sunday Origami Box by Dahlia K

Billie Holiday “Gloomy Sunday” Origami Box by Dahlia K

Billie Holiday & Charlie Parker - Too Much Emotion (Washington, DC)

Billie Holiday & Charlie Parker – “Too Much Emotion” by Wellington Waters from Washington, DC

Billie Holiday by Jody Hewgill (Toronto)

Billie Holiday by Jody Hewgill from Toronto

Billie Holiday by Von Munoz (Los Angeles, CA)

Billie Holiday Painting by Von Munoz from Los Angeles, CA

Billie Holiday charcoal and oil by Damian King (Berkeley, CA)

Billie Holiday Charcoal and Oil by Damian King from Berkeley, CA

Billie Holiday Oil and Acrylic on Canvas by Marqui Walting

Billie Holiday Oil and Acrylic on Canvas by Marqui Walting

Billie Holiday Ink Digital by Karl Christian Krumpholz (Denver, CO)

Billie Holiday Ink/Digital by Karl Christian Krumpholz (Denver, CO)

Billie Holiday - Bleeding Woman by Jeremi Chenier

Billie Holiday “Bleeding Woman” by Jeremi Chenier

Billie Holiday by Cedric De Lievre

Billie Holiday by Cedric De Lievre

Billie Holiday by Zara Malley (UK)

Billie Holiday by Zara Malley from the UK

Billie Holiday tattoo by Nis Staack (Denmark)

Billie Holiday Tattoo by Nis Staack from Denmark

Billie Holiday inspired digital art by Oliver

Billie Holiday inspired digital art by Oliver

Billie Holiday by David Loughman

Billie Holiday by David Loughman

Billie Holiday Oil on Canvas by Graziella Stephanie Matteau

Billie Holiday Oil on Canvas by Graziella Stephanie Matteau

Billie Holiday - Lady Day Spraypaint and acrylic on plywood by Marcus Anderson

Billie Holiday – “Lady Day” Spraypaint and Acrylic on Plywood by Marcus Anderson