'Entropy' series by Lucy Evans

Illustration // Wednesday, September 05, 2012
Detailed black and white renderings of an ice cream cone melting and the ghostly hand holding it make up this series by illustrator Lucy Evans. In Evans' own words, 'My work is about the viewer being able to lose themselves in a moment of fascination and curiosity. To be mesmerised by a combination of intricate mark making and surreal conceptual content...'

'Rainbow' by Dixun Sun

Illustration // Wednesday, September 05, 2012
In this brilliantly surreal piece, illustrator Dixun Sun exhibits a keen sense of color and attention to detail, check out the fine linework on each of those balloons. Sun is based in Peking. China.

David Waters

Illustration // Tuesday, September 04, 2012
David Waters is a talented digital artist from Moscow. His portfolio covers a wide range of styles and mediums, ranging from dark illustrations, to beautiful photo manipulations and typographic sketches. His work is rich as he combines his skill across a breadth of mediums into most of his works, giving a mixed media feel to many of his designs.

Theo Aartsma

Illustration // Tuesday, September 04, 2012
Theo Aartsma is a 27 year old graphic designer from the Netherlands. He’s currently working as an interaction/flash designer for TFE in Groningen. Theo is mostly audiodact in the field he oporates in and his work can be best described as an intricate blend between illustration and design, he uses as much multimedia as he can trying to get the best out of each one of them.

Henry Darger

Illustration // Tuesday, September 04, 2012
Henry Joseph Darger, Jr. (April 12, 1892 – April 13, 1973) was a reclusive American writer and artist who worked as a custodian in Chicago, Illinois. He has become famous for his posthumously-discovered 15,145-page, single-spaced fantasy manuscript called The Story of the Vivian Girls, in What is known as the Realms of the Unreal, of the Glandeco-Angelinian War Storm...

Lee Misenheimer's Illustrations

Illustration // Tuesday, September 04, 2012
Rich and intriguing monochromatic drawings by Lee Misenheimer, an incredible draftsman and artist and his work is as meticulous as it is beautiful. He folds together flawless forms and creates epic creatures out of simple line. Graduating from East Carolina University School of Art in 1994, Lee Misenheimer's intensely detailed illustrations are indicative of his admitted "repetitive line syndrome," compelling him to obsessively build up layers and layers...

Sick Leave

Illustration // Monday, September 03, 2012
In Jake Fried's animated short "Sick Leave," the Boston-based artist and animator's frantic hand-drawn style and unpredictable stream-of-conciousness content are almost overwhelming. Although primarily known for his paintings, Fried has been experimenting with animation to essentially create "moving paintings," rendered with raw materials such as ink and white-out.

Taylor Crisdale

Illustration // Monday, September 03, 2012
Taylor Crisdale is an Australian freelance illustrator and designer currently roaming the streets of Montreal. Illustrating under the name "TII" Crisdale strives to create images that are both bright and powerful. He was born with a love for art and videogames, and can often be found in dark corners either drawing or defending the triforce.

Philip Dunne's Vibrant Illustrations

Illustration // Monday, September 03, 2012
Philip Dunne is a 31 year-old artist from Dublin, Ireland. His work is a combination of traditional mediums such as pencil, pen, ink, watercolor, and digital coloring techniques. For the past six years he has worked on a variety of commercial, published, and personal art projects, and is currently a member of the Illustrators Guild of Ireland and the international art collective Depthcore.

Illustrator Scott Balmer

Illustration // Monday, September 03, 2012
As a child, Scott Balmer could always be found scribbling away, conjuring up fantastic imagery from futuristic cars to imaginary beasts. The Dundee, Scotland-based illustrator continued his passion for creative invention at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design, becoming a highly sought-after and successful freelance illustrator soon after graduation.

Gallery

Every image in one place

Vault

Full magazine features from Juxtapoz

visit the VAULT >