Illustration

Gary Fernández


Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Detail in simplicity is a theme that Gary Fernández has been perfecting throughout his illustration career. His perfectly rhythmic and orchestrated compositions work almost like a ballet, where all the characters are acrobats, dancers or gymnasts on a big stage. There is also an intriguing darkness in his characters that catches the viewer's attention. Sometimes ...

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Mark Todd


Thursday, August 18, 2011

Like many kids raised in the 70's, Mark was influenced at an early age by Star Wars and comic books. Unlike many kids, he grew up just a few miles from the Vegas strip, it's neon and glitz looming over the city. He graduated with honors from Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California ...

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Tarin Yuangtrakul


Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Young and absolutely talented, Tarin Yuangtrakul is 19 from Thailand. Education: Graphic Design, Faculty of Fine and Applied Arts, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand. Experience: - Illustrator at Designers Against Child Slavery (non-profit organization), South Carolina, United States - Illustrator at Ninh Nguyen Inc. (apparel and fashion industry), New York, United States - Tutor at Arthouse, art and design training institute, Bangkok, Thailand. Feature: - ...

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Justin Lovato


Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Justin Lovato is a working painter from Sacramento. He currently resides in Berkeley, California. He creates dreamlike, ethereal landscapes that reflect his thoughts on nature and our relation to it, human belief systems, the psycho-political-control system, multidimensional concepts, and esoteric symbolism. Past Shows 2011 'THERE IS NO TELLING' GROUP SHOW @ DOUBLE PUNCH GALLERY SF, CA 'HERE WE GO' ...

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Hope Gangloff


Monday, August 8, 2011

Born in Amityville, New York 1974. Educated Cooper Union, New York 1992-1997. SOLO EXHIBITIONS 2011 Susan Inglett Gallery, New York. Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefi eld, CT. 2009 Susan Inglett Gallery, New York. 2008 “Missus & Messes”, Endemica, Rome. Richard Heller Gallery, Santa Monica. Susan Inglett Gallery, New York. 2006 Susan Inglett Gallery, New York. 2005 “Red, White, Blue” Spencer Brownstone Gallery, New York. “Landings” curated by ...

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Interview with Jay Taylor


Sunday, July 31, 2011

Hello Jay, first of all, tell us something about your upcoming work. What are you into at the moment? I'm primarily an editorial illustrator, so I'm working on several magazine jobs at the moment. I'm also working on my new website which I'm going to populate with a bunch of work that's taking a slightly different direction ...

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Jay Taylor


Friday, July 29, 2011

Bio Jay Taylor is a full time, freelance illustrator who graduated from university with a BA(hons) degree in illustration in 2005. Since then he has gone on to work for a number of clients internationally in the editorial, advertising, new media and music industries.  With social issues playing a big part in his ideals, Jay's style ...

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Mia Overgaard


Wednesday, July 27, 2011

Mia Overgaard is a talented illustrator from Copenhagen - DK. Check out her great portfolio here. "I studied fashion at Danmarks Designskole in Copenhagen for 6 yrs and graduated in the summer of 2006. Near the end of my study I realized that I enjoyed drawing the clothes and the models and making up little stories ...

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Interview with Goni Montes


Tuesday, July 26, 2011

First of all, tell us something about your upcoming work. What are you into at the moment? Apart from the usual editorial work, I've been getting more sequential work lately. This has provoked a lot of exploration. Needless to say, it is very enjoyable. Unfortunately, the clients wouldn't like it if much was revealed about these ...

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Nick Dewar


Tuesday, July 19, 2011

We're going to talk about a master in illustration, introducing Nick Dewar, enjoy it! "Born in Scotland, grew up in a small fishing town on the East Coast and attended Art School in Glasgow, lived in Prague, London, New York and on a sheep farm in Cumbria. After living in New York for nearly ten years ...

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Jasper Wong


Monday, July 18, 2011

During the 1980's the Chinese government attempted to create their very own slanty-eyed Communist-loving Hulk Hogan. However, the experiment failed, and Jasper Wong was thus born. As a small child, Jasper spent much of his time attempting to grow chest hair through mental telepathy and Kung Fu chopping small babies with his dainty Asian fists. As ...

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Stephane Goddard


Sunday, July 17, 2011

Stephane Goddard is an observer full of curiosity and mischief who has moved through the heart of active and urban Parisian society. The images he creates, transforms and hijacks according to his inspiration, his voyages and his encounters make him an artist both irreverent and offbeat. Influenced by American comics, the works of Bacon, Vélasquez and Hugo ...

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Tom Buch


Friday, July 15, 2011

Tom Buch is an illustrator based in Oxford, UK. Embracing the digital side of illustration at an early age Tom found his creativity had no limits. Always driven to craft a career doing something he loved, art and design was the obvious choice. Photoshop and 3D software structure his work, but he has not forgotten the ...

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Trevor Lloyd


Friday, July 15, 2011

The drawings and minimal objects of Trevor Lloyd deal with the notion of the artistic gesture and attempt to negotiate its position between moments of artistic idealism and human despair. Employing tongue-in-cheek processes and dry humor, he questions the nature, definition and limitations of artistic creation. With source material referencing family, pets and everyday chores, ...

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El Grand Chamaco


Tuesday, July 5, 2011

The Grand Chamaco born in 1982 in Los Ramones, municipality of NuevoLeón. He spent his childhood afternoons playing with crayons while snackingdried meat with sauce and lemon. Is an orphan and spent his childhood and adolescence with his maternal grandfather, who walked in the direction ofdrawing and painting activities that became his hobby and that led him to pass on a lot when I was 12, the artistic technique of his grandfather. His performance brought him an anarchist and revolutionary in their academicproblems, attending school only. Later, Grand Chamaco decides to travel to the capital, with the dream of working as ...

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Grzegorz Domaradzki


Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Bio/Statement Gabz is a 31-years-old freelance illustrator based in Poznań / Poland. In 2003, he graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Poznań with a Masters degree in Graphic Arts and Drawing. After the studies he worked first as an illustrator and later as a graphic designer in various advertising agencies. Went freelance in 2005 and hasn't ...

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Brian Despain


Thursday, June 23, 2011

Brian Despain works with imaginary yet recognizable modern landscapes, but populates his world with seemingly self aware and melancholy robots. His work blends the natural world with technology with a slightly morbid slant. Skulls, machinery, and birds provide the forefront for a seemingly arcane number system the artist employs in all his work. His rich ...

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Ghostco


Sunday, June 19, 2011

Matthew Woodson was born and raised in the pit of snakes known as rural Southern Indiana. After graduating from The School of The Art Institute of Chicago in early 2006 with a focus in Natural History Illustration, Matthew’s obsessive loves for natural history and the past were stronger then they had ever been. Fresh out of ...

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Ari Warner


Friday, June 17, 2011

Brooklyn illustrator Ari Warner is the 'Member Focus' of the day. Be sure to check out this beautiful work.

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Joe Fenton


Tuesday, June 14, 2011

"After studying sculpting at the Wimbledon School of Art, I went on to work for a few years in the film industry for directors such as Terry Gilliam and for companies such as Disney and Miramax as a film concept designer and sculptor in both London and Prague. I then moved to New York where ...

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Alex DeSpain


Thursday, June 9, 2011

Alex DeSpain is a Portland, Oregon based artist whose work is significantly themed around exploration and identity. His work is also a reflection of his relationship with the environments in which he exists. DeSpain describes a type of connection through his work, that is suggestive of a singular existence. Although his subject matter and approach vary, ...

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Simón Prades


Sunday, June 5, 2011

Simon Prades is studying graphik design at the university of applied siences in Trier. His main interest lies in illustration and book design. The old technique of etching is a rising passion, as it combines the sensibility of drawing with an exhausting handcraft. Whenever possible, he works in analog techniques, mainly ink, pencil and aquarell before using ...

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Philippe Jarry


Friday, June 3, 2011

Artist's Statement "During years I accumulated a large amount of drawings without giving myself a predefined heading. I was following a specific creative process : I wanted to see emerge automatically from my subconscious territories that after I will explorate." "Then came the moment of selection and thinking from where I elaborated a working plan. My intention is ...

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Prince Hat


Thursday, June 2, 2011

Who is Prince Hat? It's me, Patrik Svensson. Where do you live? Gothenburg, Sweden. Are you the actual Prince of Sweden? No, sorry. If that's your guy, try this link. (I do have curly hair, though.) Why Prince Hat? Prince Hat (Under the Ground) is an old Scandinavian fairy-tale about a prince who carries a spell–he must not show his face. One day the ...

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Matthias Seifarth


Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Matthias Seifarth is a freelance illustrator living in Hamburg, Germany. "I want to devote myself to poster art, cover design and editorial illustration. Inspiration comes to me from the oddities of everyday life, strange characters i see on the street, that have unusual, also macabre undertones." "I want my work to be an elemental way for musicians and ...

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Antigirl


Monday, May 30, 2011

Antigirl is a brand created by artist and designer Tiphanie Brooke in her teens. over the last decade, her brand and body of work achieved both national and international recognition and an army of admirers. She is a multidisciplinary graphic artist who works, lives, and studies in phoenix, arizona. She uses her own concoction of traditional ...

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Marius Roosendaal


Thursday, May 26, 2011

Selected works of Marius Roosendaal, graphic designer and art director from Amersfoort, the Netherlands. Throughout 2011 I will do something creative each day. In most cases this will be some piece of graphic design on a subject that stirs my interests, or simply based on a photograph I've made or found. Follow the progress on msced.mariusroosendaal.com.

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Sean Austin


Wednesday, May 25, 2011

According to Sean, the future of America depends on us. We are definitely on the same page. Sean's latest design work, Young&United is an awareness and energy created by the future generation of America. Times may prove difficult, yet through hardships there is an opportunity to grow stronger together.  Sean is a graphic designer from Savannah, ...

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Luba Lukova


Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Internationally recognized, New York based Luba Lukova is regarded as one of the most distinctive image-makers working today. Her original art uses metaphors, the juxtaposition of symbols and very few lines and text to best capture the essence of basic humanity. Lukova's solo exhibitions have been held at UNESCO, Paris; DDD Gallery, Osaka, Japan; and The ...

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David M. Buisán


Friday, May 13, 2011

David M. Buisán is a freelance illustrator based in Barcelona (Spain). He is currently working on a range of projects for magazines, book publishers, ad agencies, online press and collaborations with other artists. He has published his artwork in spanish trends H Magazine, El Barcelonés and in the online Guapo Magazine (NY-Spain). Some of his clients have ...

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