“Arithmétique” by Giovanni Munari and Dalila Rovazzani

Illustration // Thursday, July 05, 2012
Tick, tick, tick... who's afraid of Arithmetic? On a cloudy afternoon, a young boy is kidnapped by an eccentric old man who emerges from his book of math problems and leads him into a nightmarish vortex of muddled numbers and tasks without direction. Loosely based on a libretto by Colette, this illustrated short was co-directed by Giovanni Munari and Dalila Rovazzani for Italy’s Experimental Film Center.

Huebucket's Daily Illustration Project

Illustration // Thursday, July 05, 2012
Huebucket is a Bangkok, Thailand based illustrator and graphic designer, otherwise known as Chalermphol Harnchakkham. Since March, he's been producing one illustration per day, resulting in a really rad set of drawings that showcase a wide variety of styles and subject matters.

Fashion Illustrations by Soleil Ignacio

Illustration // Thursday, July 05, 2012
'Soleil Ignacio’s fondness for drawing portraits of girls with innocent gazes and strikingly big, flowy hair came from her fascination with mermaids way back when she was still young. Albeit her laid back and grunge fashion style, her artworks seem to reflect a hidden persona of herself. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Visual Communication from the College of Fine Arts in UP Diliman, where she focused more on graphic design...'

Shinkansen Conspiracy: Opening Reception July 6th

Illustration // Wednesday, July 04, 2012
Shinkansen Conspiracy is the third annual consecutive group exhibition curated by Last Gasp. The show will include many artists Last Gasp has supported and published over our four decades of existence. At 111 Minna in San Francisco, the show is featuring Rogelio Martinez, Mark Bode, Isabel Samaras, Mark McCloud, Shawn Barber, Justin Green, Michael Hernandez de Luna, Clayton Bros, Jennybird Alcantara and many more!!

Darin Shuler Draws

Illustration // Tuesday, July 03, 2012
Darin Shuler is an illustrator out in Chapel Hill, North Carolina who's abstracted characters and animals make us cringe and giggle a little bit- at the same time. He is part of an artist group called Teeth Collective and makes an array of grotesquely animated comics and illustrations.

Michael DeForge: Illustration & Comics

Illustration // Tuesday, July 03, 2012
Michael DeForge's work has been considered "as pop and user-friendly as it is bizarre and challenging". Born in 1987 and working out of Toronto, his work incorporates baroque line work and a variety of characters.

The Death of Tipocracia

Illustration // Tuesday, July 03, 2012
A fantastic reinterpretation of the oldest known illustration of a mechanical press ( Danse Macabre , 1499), made ??by the staff of Bicycle Without Brakes. A silkscreened print by Studio Elastic on Markatto Stile Bianco paper in 3 colors. Limited Edition of 100 prints, each signed by BWB.  Bike Without Brakes is an illustration Studio formed by Douglas Castro, Victor Rocha and Renato Reno in Brazil.

Alejandro Giraldo's Animal Gangs and Monsters

Illustration // Tuesday, July 03, 2012
Alejandro Giraldo, aka Mostrico, is a Graphic Designer, Illustrator and Art Director from Medellín-Colombia, with a MFA in Art Direction from Elisava, Barcelona. He is currently living in Medellín where he works on different freelance projects when he isn't listening to punk rock, staring out to sea, watching a Wes Anderson´s flick or mexican food (some of his favorite past-times).

Illustrations by Nick Gazin

Illustration // Monday, July 02, 2012
New York-based illustrator Nick Gazin uses watercolor and ink to create colorful works that vibrate with hand-drawn expressivity. Gazin is a jack of all trades who amongst other things also makes comics, designs band posters, paints album art, DJs, and is a frequent contributer at Vice Magazine.

Illustrations by Diogo Hornburg

Illustration // Monday, July 02, 2012
Illustrator and graphic designer Diogo Hornburg has a thing for Day of the Dead and animal imagery. His pieces are characterized by delicate linework and a fluency in both color and black and white. He is based in Jaraguá do Sul, Brazil.