Michael Waraksa's "Recycled" Creations

Illustration // Monday, June 30, 2014
Michael Waraksa explains his work by saying, “I see collage as a form of recycling. I am attempting to build something new and unexpected by layering and juxtaposing a variety of disparate elements together. Scraps of text, photographic material from books, magazines and the web...

Joanna Krótka's Illustrated Mythologies

Illustration // Sunday, June 29, 2014
Joanna Krótka's florid, mysterious illustrations are inspired by sci-fi, psychedelia, fairytales and dreams. Her style is both graphic and painterly, combining spindly linework with bold coloration to create narrative images that rage with a mythic sensibility. She received an MFA in Graphic Arts with a specilisation in book design in 2010 and is now based in Krakow, Poland. Krótka is currently working toward publishing a full length comic book of her own.   

A Short History of the Phenakistoscope

Illustration // Saturday, June 28, 2014
The optical toy, the phenakistoscope, was an early animation device that used the persistence of vision principle to create an illusion of motion. It was invented by Joseph Plateau in 1841.The phenakistoscope used a spinning disc attached vertically to a handle. Arrayed around the disc's center were a series of drawings showing phases of the animation, and cut through it were a series of equally spaced radial slits...

Cassidy Rae Limbach

Illustration // Friday, June 27, 2014
Cassidy Rae Limbach lives and works in her downtown home studio in Columbus, Ohio. She was born in 1985, OH USA. Cassidy is an abstract painter/ illustrator working on linen with acrylic, collage and inks. Her concerns are with rich-juicy colors, textures...  

Courtney Brims' Graphite Renderings

Illustration // Friday, June 27, 2014
Courtney Brims grew up in the outskirts of Brisbane collecting dead beetles, dressing up as Ursula from “The Little Mermaid” and drawing pink unicorns and prehistoric birds...

Thomas Danthony's Sleek Illustrations

Illustration // Friday, June 27, 2014
Thomas Danthony is a French born designer & illustrator currently based in London. He is most known for his smooth and minimal digital rendering style. Some of his clients include Architect Magazine, Arte, GQ, Microsoft, Nokia, Little White Lies and Nexus Production.

Aleksandra Waliszewska and a little bit of Gore

Illustration // Friday, June 27, 2014
Aleksandra Waliszewska is a Warsaw-based graphic artist who is highly nterested in depicting states of emotion in her art, allowing the narratives to evolve by themselves. Though her work can be often dark at times, there is still a hint of playfulness in her gory renderings....

New Collages from John Vochatzer

Illustration // Thursday, June 26, 2014
Currently showing in the Tenderloin in San Francisco at The Loin, artist John Vochatzer has created an incredible new series of collages. To start, John has found a way to seamlessly combine the airbrushed faces found in Vanity Fair Magazine...

Graphite Illustrations from Raymond Lemstra

Illustration // Thursday, June 26, 2014
Words from artist Raymond Lemstra: "In childhood, one encounters and experiences many things for the first time. Through curiosity and imagination, these moments are lifted to almost magical heights. As you get older, new impressions become more scarce and it's a rare experience to be surprised by anything..."

The Explorative Works of Bill Rebholz

Illustration // Thursday, June 26, 2014
Minneapolis illustrator Bill Rebholz creates illustrations and patterns for fun and explorative concepts. One of his projects which explores fabricated realities is called "Pseudo Pspace" and imagines what the set of a faux moon landing would look like...

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