|R. Sikoryak has adapted the classics for anthologies such as Drawn & Quarterly, Raw, and Hotwire.
His cartoons and illustrations have also appeared in Nickelodeon Magazine, the New Yorker, Fortune, and Business 2.0, among other publications; on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, and in The Daily Show Presents America (The Book); and in the upcoming Our Dumb World: The Onion's Atlas of the Planet Earth.
Sikoryak is the co-author, with Michael Smith, of The Seduction of Mike (Fantagraphics), a comic book funded by the National Endowment for the Arts. He was awarded artists fellowships from The New York Foundation for the Arts and The American Antiquarian Society for his comics adaptations of the classics. He is in the speakers program of the New York Council of the Humanities and teaches in the illustration department at Parsons School of Design.
Since 1997, he has presented his cartoon slide show series, Carousel, around the United States and Canada. His artwork and animation will appear in the upcoming dance-mocumentary The Bentfootes.
He lives in New York City with his wife Kriota Willberg.