Tim Lane

Illustration // Friday, September 14, 2012
'Tim Lane is inspired by the colourful and fascinating ceremonial rites of ancient cultures; how they celebrate the cycle of life and their provisions for death and the afterlife. Other elements of these rites: the music, the transforming quality of performance and characterful faces, can be seen to influence Tim’s paintings. He also explores the idea of faded glory and the fragility of life and civilization...'

Eugène Maskaeff's Stippling Rockers

Illustration // Friday, September 14, 2012
Commissioned for the High Road music school, Russian graphic designer and illustrator Eugène Maskaeff created a series of stippling portraits of Rock icons. 'The main connections between the characters are that they are legendary musicians and that they all are dressed in clothes of different epochs...'

Drawing On Cups

Illustration // Friday, September 14, 2012
Cheeming Boey sticks to something a little less traditional than paper and canvas for his art-- he draws his work on cups! We respect and admire his efforts to create intricate illustrations on these styrofoam and plastic cylinders. Check out his playful and detailed works on cups here.  

Kelsey Dake Illustration

Illustration // Thursday, September 13, 2012
Kelsey Dake is a top notch illustrator that draws a variety of subjects for lots of different people and companies. She's been in American Illustration a handful of times, and this year was named one of Print Magazine's Top 20 Under 30. Congrats Kelsey!  Awesome graphic illustration work.

Aaron Klopp's Monster Fights

Illustration // Thursday, September 13, 2012
'These monster battles started out as a sketch exercise to keep active in my sketchbook and have turned out to be what I look forward to drawing the most sometimes. Inspired by the love of old comics, the inked sketches were colored digitally and faux-aged with a halftone process.' Aaron Klopp is an illustrator and graphic designer residing in the Queen City. He has a passion for image-making, be it pulp monster illustrations or slick graphics for a book or poster design...

Hong Chun Zhang's Hairy Objects

Illustration // Thursday, September 13, 2012
'The idea for this series is about humor, beauty and repulsion. To me, long hair not only looks beautiful, but sometimes it can be very repulsive in particular settings such as hair in the hamburger, egg, wineglass, cigarette, toothpaste and sink. I combine hair and every day objects to evoke different feelings and emotions through a surrealistic approach.' Hong Chun Zhang

Kasetodzilla

Illustration // Thursday, September 13, 2012
Dominik Bulka, an illustrator and graphic designer in Wroclaw, Poland created this monster made of cassette tapes, Kasetodzilla, who attacks the town of Szczecin in a mix-tape driven rage. This series was made for an exhibition and more on the project can be found online on his blog...

The Illustrated world of Ronald Kurniawan

Illustration // Wednesday, September 12, 2012
onald Kurniawan graduated with honors from Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California. Inspired by ideograms, syllables, letter forms, beasts and heroic landscapes, Kurniawan slowly but surely continues to create a visual language where the wilderness and civilization could merge happily together. With the belief that the sublime and nuclear age could coexist, Ronald paints romantic environments and breaks the quiet scene...

The Work of Sophie Varela

Illustration // Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Sophie Varela is a french illustrator and painter based in Paris. She works as freelancer in a range of fields including fashion illustration, publishing, editorial, luxury or music industries. Her decorative, decadent, personal art is translated into paintings for international exhibitions.

Kamil Czapiga

Illustration // Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Kamil Czapiga is a young illustrator and apprentice in tattoo arts from Katowice, Poland. Currently he is studying graphic design and illustration at Academy of Fine Arts. Kamil is inspired by wild nature, weird folk music, native spirituality, slavic mythology and broadly-taken symbolism.

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