Art by Rad Sechrist

Illustration // Saturday, July 27, 2013
Rad Sechrist is working on a comic about a gang of skateboard kids kicking around the city and, uh, skateboarding. What's outstanding about Rad's work is the intuition he has for shape and pose through simple, sketchy lines. The comic will be in black and white, giving emphasis to light and value in these urban settings. .

Jack Teagle Illustration

Illustration // Friday, July 26, 2013
Jack Teagle is a freelance illustrator based in South West England. He keeps many sketchbooks and goes through many tubes of paint. Jack loves collecting action figures, reading badly written silver age comics and watching classic horror films.  

The Illustration Work of Frank Stockton

Illustration // Friday, July 26, 2013
'I try to keep my work experimental, although there has to be a degree of consistency in order for someone to feel comfortable hiring you. I approach each assignment as a new challenge, and try to push myself every time, whether it be in aesthetics, concept or composition.' Frank Stockton is a Brooklyn, NY based illustrator.  

7 Deadly Sins by Anton Senkov

Juxtapoz // Friday, July 26, 2013
A beautiful set of cyanotype illustrations by Anton Senkov, illustrating the seven deadly sins. As Senkov notes on his site, "My diploma project at Belarusian State Academy of Arts... [a] series of illustration for "Seven deadly sins" by Milorad Pavić." Stunning works...

Olga Larionova's Hyperrealistic Portraits

Illustration // Thursday, July 25, 2013
It's hard to believe that Russian artist Olga Larionova's hyperrealistic drawings, masterfully rendered in pencil, are not photographs. Larionova's markmaking is finely attuned to the nuances of light, surface and texture, making for a seriously impressive body of work. 

Giselle Vitali's Musculante

Illustration // Thursday, July 25, 2013
In her Musculante series, artist Giselle Vitali lends the various social media platforms that have become so integral to our day-to-day lives flesh, blood and bone. Vitali raises the question, has social media become a part of us or vice versa? She is based in Barcelona, Spain.

Illustrations by Mr. Gauky

Illustration // Thursday, July 25, 2013
Mr. Gauky is a Yorkshire-born, London-based illustrator, designer and artist. Well-known for his work in the skateboarding world, Mr. Gauky creates gnarled caricature-esque portraits of outsiders and weirdos in vibrant color and bold, cartoony linework. 

Alex and Marine

Illustration // Thursday, July 25, 2013
French twosome Alex and Marine are graphic artists, illustrators and muralists, self-proclaimed 'tatouers de murs' or 'wall tattooers'. With majestic wild animals as their primary subject matter, the pair create large-scale illustrations culling inspiration from tattoo culture, comics and rock music. 

Ruben Ireland's "New Way Warrior"

Illustration // Wednesday, July 24, 2013
A beautiful illustration from the always-amazing Ruben Ireland using a fusion of traditional and digital imaging techniques. 

Gaston Pacheco's Character Design

Illustration // Wednesday, July 24, 2013
Gaston Pacheco was born in Mendoza in 1983. He studied graphic design at the Universidad Nacional de Cuyo, and since then he has worked for the likes of MTV, Cartoon Network, Fox, Animax, Disney XD, Comedy Central and others. His passion for illustration, animation and character design have obtained him several prizes and recognitons. He has participated in numerous publications and has taught workshops in character design, design and animation.