Hugh Langis Illustration

Illustration // Friday, September 27, 2013
Hugh Langisis an illustrator living in Toronto, Canada. He is also an Art Director & Partner at Half/Hunter. 'Sketching plays a big role in my art. It spurs me into a state of spontaneity while drawing. It’s the “anything goes” stage, where I write down as many bad ideas as possible, letting trial and error play out on the page...'    

Update: Pain, Sorrow and Lee Jin Ju

Juxtapoz // Friday, September 27, 2013
Born in Busan, Lee Jin Ju graduated from the Hongik University Department of Oriental Painting and completed a master’s course at its graduate school. Lee depicts dreamy psychological scenes triggered by emotion and memory of pain, sorrow, and negativity in highly complex painted and illustrated works.

The Work of Morgan Davidson

Illustration // Thursday, September 26, 2013
Insanley gorgeous, rendered realism in super-saturated hues from the talented hand of Morgan Davidson. Working primarily in colored pencil, the work of Davidson just blew us away.

Francesco Deiana at The Popular Workshop

Illustration // Thursday, September 26, 2013
The Popular Workshop is proud to present Free Fall, a solo exhibition by Francesco Igory Deiana. The exhibition will run from September 27th to October 31, 2013. An opening reception will take place Friday September 27, 6-10 pm. Francesco Igory Deiana was born in Milan, Italy and lives and works in San Francisco. Enabling a wide assortment of artistic mediums; ball point pen, spray paint, and photographic prints to name a few...

The Future Colors of America @ Fecal Face, SF

Illustration // Wednesday, September 25, 2013
The LA-based trifecta of illustrators known as "The Future Colors of America" is comprised of Albert Reyes, Matt Furie and Aiyana Udesen. The trio's work is currently up at Fecal Face (FFDG), San Francisco, through October 12th. The work shown has been called "a psychedelic mashup," featuring both individual and collaborative drawings on paper. "There is a cartoon world, an alien world, a ghetto world and a psychedelic world," TFCA claims, "each of these worlds collide and feed off of ane another, making an interesting display to look at and think about." Indeed.

The Art of PodgyPanda

Illustration // Wednesday, September 25, 2013
PodgyPanda is Richard Kuoch, an artist, illustrator, animator and grpahic designer from Auckland, NZ. Based in London, PodgyPanda's motto is "Blink, Smile, Share," and he directs the upbeat attitude of this motto toward his artwork,  which isn't hard to see. PodgyPanda's projects range from commercial designs, character diesng, apparel and even vinyl toy projects. If you're into pandas and the incessantly cute, this guy has some art for you.

Abi Daker's Cityscapes

Illustration // Wednesday, September 25, 2013
Abi Daker specializes in creating unique, hand-rendered geographic visualizations for her clients. Abi's attention to detail and strong drawing technique is ideally suited for illustrative maps, panoramic cityscapes and perspective drawings. Her work reflects an interest in the graphic and linear qualities of the world, and aims to reflect these in an imaginative and engaging way. All work is drawn freehand. 

Joy Ang's Children's Illustrations

Illustration // Wednesday, September 25, 2013
Joy Ang is a freelance artist living in Edmonton, Canada. We've posted on her before but wanted to focus in on her children's artwork, which has a particularly charming whimsy while maintaining a darker edge. Ang also works in game art/concepts, but has also done editorial, comic and advertisement work. Ang was born in Calgary and graduated from the Alberta College of Art & Design in 2007. 

Digital Art by Adam Spizak

Illustration // Tuesday, September 24, 2013
Some rad digital art created by artist Adam Spizak. Spizak uses a combination of photoshop and 3D rendering to create his images which are full of vivd colors, textures  and stunning compositions. His pop art is great but he’s also got a large collection of impressive fantasy landscapes as well.

Ben The Illustrator

Illustration // Tuesday, September 24, 2013
Ben O'Brien is a highly experienced illustrator, renowned for a positive, creaive oulook and a solid understanding of commercial design, the visual arts and successful business. He relishes diversity and welcomes all opportunities. Clients include Delta Airlines, Honda, Pixar, The New York Times, Nickelodeon and Virgin Media.