The Art of Kelly Louise Judd

Illustration // Wednesday, January 11, 2012
Artist and illustrator Kelly Louise Judd received a BFA from the Kansas City Art Institute in 2002. She continues to live in Kansas City where she spends her time painting, illustrating, and creating jewelry and dolls. She is deeply inspired by folklore, ghost stories, Victorian literature and art, psychology, Northern Renaissance art, animals, and nature, all of which have an evident influence on her work.

I Think I'm Freaking Out Man

Illustration // Tuesday, January 10, 2012
A little reminder of one of the greatest hallucinogenic animated freak-outs in movie history, a clip from Beavis and Butthead Do America, from the ever talented creator Mike Judge. I'm glad to have these guys back on, somethings never die. Come to Butthead....

Michael Peck

Illustration // Tuesday, January 10, 2012
Based in Victoria, Australia, artist Michael Peck's oil paintings explore the sensation of disorientation and dislocation that is often felt in the post-modern world, particularly the loss of cultural identity. The scenes in Peck's paintings are quiet, and the participants pause as they stand, withdrawn, juxtaposed against a dynamic population with the uncertainty of belonging.

Devon Tsuno

Illustration // Tuesday, January 10, 2012
Based in Los Angeles, artist Devon Tsuno received an MFA from Claremont Graduate University in 2005. Using spray paint and acrylic on handmade papers, his most recent body of abstract paintings focus on the LA landscape's non-native vegetation. Tsuno has exhibited internationally in the US, Japan, Korea, and New Zealand.

Tang Yau Hoong's Illusions

Illustration // Tuesday, January 10, 2012
Tang Yau Hoong is a visual artist, illustrator, and graphic designer from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Hoong's spare, direct style is extremely effective and engaging, and he constantly endeavors to convey visual messages that are as simple and strong as possible, such as this impressive set of optical illusions and surreal images.

My Girls

Illustration // Monday, January 09, 2012
If you're having a case of the mondays, here is your antidote: Animal Collective's joyous and psychedelic ode to the simple life, "My Girls," animated by illustrator/animator John Vermilyea.

Ryan Browning's Lairs

Illustration // Monday, January 09, 2012
Ryan Browning is a painter and interdisciplinary artist whose art practice revolves around traditional concepts of space, new perceptual experiences like video games and virtual worlds, and the role images play in the construction of memory. His solo show "Lairs" will be showing at the Esther Prangley Rice Gallery at McDaniel College in Westminster, MD, from Jan. 24th - Feb. 17th. The opening reception will be held Jan. 24th from 7 - 9 PM.

Stacey Rozich

Illustration // Monday, January 09, 2012
Stacey Rozich is a Seattle-based Illustrator and Graphic Designer. Stacey studied Illustration at California College of the Arts as well as Design at Seattle Central Creative Academy. Her client list includes The FADER, The Stranger, K Records, Southern Lord, and more. She has also shown in galleries in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, Milwaukee and Berlin.

The Work of Nichole Lillian Ratkiss

Illustration // Monday, January 09, 2012
Nichole Lillian is a self taught artist born and raised in the wonderful state of Michigan. She remains in tune with nature and manages to maintain a playfully subtle sense of humor in her work. Quite often, you’ll find yourself lost in her colorful dream worlds filled with hairy beasts, giant mountain farmers and creatures of both the day and night.

The Work of Alex Stursberg

Illustration // Sunday, January 08, 2012
Alex Stursberg is a conceptual mixed-media artist whose work ranges in content and medium frequently. Great series of re-mixed classic illustrations collaged together by Stursberg.